Archive for September, 2011

A Disappointing 200 Aristide Supporters in Haiti Mark Coup Anniversary-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 30, 2011
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A Disappointing 200 Aristide Supporters in Haiti Mark Coup Anniversary-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti—Supporters of former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide have held a rally marking the 20th anniversary of the military coup that toppled the two-time leader during his first term in office. Ansyto Felix of Aristide’s Family Lavalas political party says the 1991 ouster of the populist leader was a rupture in Haiti’s long struggle...
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UN BUDGET OUT OF CONTROL WITH UNITED STATES PAYING 25% OF TOTAL!!!

September 29, 2011
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UN BUDGET OUT OF CONTROL WITH UNITED STATES PAYING 25% OF TOTAL!!!

The Obama administration told the United Nations that too few of its 10,307 workers are being cut and average salaries, currently $119,000 a year, have risen “dramatically.” The U.S. ambassador for UN management and reform, Joseph M. Torsella, said today that the proposed $5.2 billion UN budget for the next two years would scrap...
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MORE CORRUPTION IN UN!!! Tainted African ruler may get UN prize in his name

September 29, 2011
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MORE CORRUPTION IN UN!!! Tainted African ruler may get UN prize in his name

By RUKMINI CALLIMACHI Associated Press DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The African heads of state who converged on the capital of Equatorial Guinea this summer are used to life’s finer things – yet even they were impressed. The minuscule nation located on the coast of Central Africa spent several times its yearly education budget to...
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Denis O’Brien is optimistic about Haiti and Ireland

September 29, 2011
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Denis O’Brien is optimistic about Haiti and Ireland

Irish billionaire talks Ireland, Haiti and the future of media By MOLLY MULDOON, Irish Voice Reporter You may not expect to find an Irishman contributing to a panel discussion on investment in Haiti, but businessman Denis O’Brien earned his place at the recent Clinton Global Initiative alongside former President Bill Clinton and newly appointed...
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Delos Living Co-Founder to Support Haiti Soccer Stadium

September 29, 2011
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Delos Living Co-Founder to Support Haiti Soccer Stadium

By Delos Living: NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2011 — “Phoenix Stadium” to Revitalize Haiti’s Most Overlooked and Impoverished Community NEW YORK, Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Morad Fareed, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of Delos Living, LLC®, the pioneering developer of healthy-living real estate, today announced a commitment to the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) to...
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PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN CHARLES D. BEEKER CLAIMING TO BE FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF INDIANA HAS DROPPED INTO HAITI WITHOUT PRIOR AUTHORIZATION SEEKING CAPTAIN MORGAN’S OXFORD

September 28, 2011
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PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN  CHARLES D. BEEKER CLAIMING TO BE FROM  THE UNIVERSITY OF INDIANA HAS DROPPED INTO HAITI WITHOUT PRIOR AUTHORIZATION SEEKING CAPTAIN MORGAN’S OXFORD

September 28, 2011 In a manner, guaranteed to irritate Haitian authorities, Charles D. Beeker, claiming to be from the University of Indiana has parachuted into Haiti with a goal to identify and salvage Captain Henry Morgan;s flagship, the Oxford, in waters surrounding the Isle a’Vache. As is so often the case, foreigners believe that...
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Document details Martelly plan for new Haiti army

September 28, 2011
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Document details Martelly plan for new Haiti army

By TRENTON DANIEL, Associated Press: PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haiti’s president is moving forward with a controversial campaign pledge to restore the country’s disbanded military with an initial force of 3,500 soldiers, according to a document obtained Tuesday by The Associated Press. The role for the army replacing the former discredited military would be...
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CONILLE: THE DEBATE YES OR NO ~ Argumentaire

September 26, 2011
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CONILLE:  THE DEBATE YES OR NO ~ Argumentaire

L’article 157 alinéa 5 de la Constitution établit que pour être nommé Premier Ministre, il faut : « Résider dans le pays depuis cinq années consécutives ». La version créole qui fait également foi dispose que « Fok li te rete omwen senk (5) ane youn deyé lot, nanpeyi a ». Les articles 91, 96 et 135 de la Constitution...
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10 Reasons Why the UN Occupation of Haiti Must End

September 26, 2011
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10 Reasons Why the UN Occupation of Haiti Must End

The Nation Online: An explosive cell phone video released earlier this month documents the alleged sexual assault of an 18-year-old Haitian man at the hands of five Uruguayan troops belonging to a contingent of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti located in the southern town of Port-Salut. As the story spreads internationally, MINUSTAH—as...
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UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Uruguay apologizes for rape of Haitian citizen by members of its MINUSTAH force: Calls for end to intervention in other states’ internal affairs. Martelly says nothing!

September 26, 2011
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UN GENERAL ASSEMBLY: Uruguay apologizes for rape of Haitian citizen by members of its MINUSTAH force: Calls for end to intervention in other states’ internal affairs. Martelly says nothing!

27 September 2011 | 01:41 | Speaking before the United Nations General Assembly, Uruguayan Vice President Danilo Astori on Monday apologized for the rape of 18 year old Haitian Johny Jean by members of the Uruguayan MINUSTAH detachment, during July of 2011. His comments were in contrast to Haitian President Michel Martelly’s non-speech that...
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MARTELLY’S HOTEL ROOM COST $13,000 PER NIGHT FOR UN VISIT Gaspillage de l’argent du peuple

September 26, 2011
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MARTELLY’S HOTEL ROOM COST $13,000 PER NIGHT FOR UN VISIT Gaspillage de l’argent du peuple

September 26, 2011 $13,000 dollars US la chambre par jour pour Michel Martelly et Gro soso – Gaspillage de l’argent du peuple $500,000 dollars environ tel est le cout du voyage de Martelly pour une semaine à l’ONU avec Gros Soso, Olivier et plus de 25 autres ti zanmi et fanmi. $13, 000 la...
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En do majeur Port-Salut !

September 26, 2011
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En do majeur Port-Salut !

Le Matin: Notre Haïti n’est plus cette île insolite des Caraïbes. C’est désormais une sorte de cage aux fous et aux folles. Une promiscuité dans la déraison qui met côte à côte nationaux et étrangers. Au chevet d’une société déréglée, des aides-soignants dérangés. Chacun y va de sa folie sanguinaire. Kidnappings meurtriers en série....
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MINUSTAH SPONSORS 2 MAJOR GUNFIGHTS IN CITE SOLEIR THIS WEEK TO SHOW NEED FOR THEIR CONTINUED PRESENCE IN HAITI

September 25, 2011
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MINUSTAH SPONSORS 2 MAJOR GUNFIGHTS IN CITE SOLEIR THIS WEEK TO SHOW NEED FOR THEIR CONTINUED PRESENCE IN HAITI

September 24, 2011 MINUSTAH paid gangs in Cite Soleir to stage two gunfights so that MINUSTAH could use the violence to justify renewal of their Mandate in October. The gave a large amount of cash to a gang leader, known as Ti Dominican, to carry out the violence. As an added extra he killed...
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Haiti protesters disrupt Amnesty Int’l presser-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 23, 2011
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Haiti protesters disrupt Amnesty Int’l presser-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

(AP)  PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Supporters of former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier disrupted a news conference about abuses during his rule on Thursday, shouting down representatives of Amnesty International as they presented a report aimed at spurring his prosecution on charges of torture, murder and other crimes. The 40-page report contains previously unpublished testimony by dozens...
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THIS TEAM REPORTS CHOLERA MORTALITY RATE OF 11% IN THIS CASE…AN HONEST ESTIMATE OF DEATHS WOULD BE SOMETHING OVER 50,000 TO DATE OR MORE!!! MINUSTAH/UN HIDE THE TRUTH BY CLAIMING A MERE 5,000 DEATHS!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 22, 2011
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THIS TEAM REPORTS CHOLERA MORTALITY RATE OF 11% IN THIS CASE…AN HONEST ESTIMATE OF DEATHS WOULD BE SOMETHING OVER 50,000 TO DATE OR MORE!!! MINUSTAH/UN HIDE THE TRUTH BY CLAIMING A MERE 5,000 DEATHS!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Reaching Haiti’s cholera victims as hard as curing the disease Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PATRICK FARRELL / MIAMI HERALD STAFF Fabienne Lorcerie (background) talks to her team from Doctors Without Borders as a young local girl in Bois Carre, Haiti looks on. To save lives in deeply remote rural areas, Fabienne Lorcerie and her team...
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Human rights group: Bring Duvalier to justice in Haiti- BUT WHAT ABOUT ARISTIDE & PREVAL??-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 22, 2011
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Human rights group: Bring Duvalier to justice in Haiti- BUT WHAT ABOUT ARISTIDE & PREVAL??-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Moni Basu, CNN September 22, 2011 — Updated 1507 GMT (2307 HKT) (CNN) — An international human rights monitor urged Haitian authorities to bring former dictator Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier to justice for alleged human rights abuses committed during his 15-year rule. Amnesty International published a new report Thursday with evidence of arbitrary...
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Haiti: Cholera Down but People Still “Abandoned Like Stray Dogs”

September 22, 2011
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Haiti: Cholera Down but People Still “Abandoned Like Stray Dogs”

There is mixed news from Haiti in the last few weeks, but all of it reflects a government paralyzed by a combination of foreign meddling, an administration hamstrung by a balky Parliament, and the refusal of foreign donors to make good on pledges made in March 2010. So far less than 40 percent of...
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The United Nations should hold MINUSTAH personnel accountable for human rights violations to Haitians

September 21, 2011
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The United Nations should hold MINUSTAH personnel accountable for human rights violations to Haitians

South Florida Caribbean News-BOSTON — The Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti calls on the United Nations to hold its peacekeeping troops, known by their French acronym MINUSTAH, legally accountable for human rights violations committed in Haiti. “MINUSTAH operates in Haiti with very little legal accountability for their action as a result of...
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Uruguayan military court jails peacekeepers pending investigation of alleged Haiti sex abuse-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 21, 2011
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Uruguayan military court jails peacekeepers pending investigation of alleged Haiti sex abuse-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Associated Press, Published: September 19 MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay — A military judge ordered five Uruguayan sailors accused of sexually abusing a young Haitian man jailed until a tribunal decides whether to dishonorably discharge them, a spokeswoman said Monday. The sailors, who were serving as U.N. peacekeepers, returned to the South American country from Haiti on...
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Haiti: Plane crashes outside northern city-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 21, 2011
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Haiti: Plane crashes outside northern city-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

(AP)  PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haiti’s government says a plane has crashed outside the northern coastal city of Cap-Haitien. There is no immediate report on the size of the aircraft or whether there are any casualties. Haiti’s Civil Protection Office announced the accident on Twitter. It says only that firefighters are at the scene of...
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