Archive for January, 2012

Haiti’s Duvalier faces trial for corruption, not abuses

January 30, 2012
By `
Haiti’s Duvalier faces trial for corruption, not abuses

By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – Former Haitian dictator Jean Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier will face trial for corruption during his 15-year rule, but not for human rights abuses, the judge handling the case said on Monday. A 20-page ruling on the charges was delivered to the government prosecutor’s office on Monday, Carves...
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption | 1 Comment »

Haiti – FLASH IMPORTANT : Notice of 15 days for foreign nationals

January 30, 2012
By `
Haiti – FLASH IMPORTANT : Notice of 15 days for foreign nationals

Haiti Libre: “The Ministry of Interior, of Territorial Collectivities and National Defense reminds all foreign nationals staying for more than 90 days in the country or living on national soil, the formal obligation upon them to obtained from the Directorate of Immigration and Emigration (DIE) a residence permit valid for one fiscal year from...
Read more »

Posted in DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti, Earthquake/CHOLERA | 4 Comments »

FLASH – FLASH – FLASH VISION 2000 REPORTS PAKISTANI MINUSTAH TROOPS IN GONAIVES RAPE 2 HAITIAN BOYS!!! TIME FOR MINUSTAH TO GO OR HAITI TAKE JUSTICE INTO OWN HANDS!!!

January 30, 2012
By `
FLASH – FLASH – FLASH VISION 2000 REPORTS PAKISTANI MINUSTAH TROOPS IN GONAIVES RAPE 2 HAITIAN BOYS!!! TIME FOR MINUSTAH TO GO OR HAITI TAKE JUSTICE INTO OWN HANDS!!!

FLASH – FLASH – FLASH VISION 2000 REPORTS PAKISTANI  MINUSTAH TROOPS IN GONAIVES RAPE 2 HAITIAN BOYS!!! TIME FOR MINUSTAH TO GO OR HAITI TAKE JUSTICE INTO OWN HANDS!!!
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption, DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti, Earthquake/CHOLERA | 1 Comment »

L’ex-questeur du Sénat récuse les accusations de corruption

January 30, 2012
By `
L’ex-questeur du Sénat récuse les accusations de corruption

La nouvellisteLes sénateurs Anacacis Jean-Hector et Evalière Beauplan, tous deux membres de l’ancien bureau du Grand Corps, se retournent des accusations de corruption. L’ancien bureau ne serait pas catholique.Haïti: Le sénateur Evalière Beauplan a récusé, jeudi, les accusations de dilapidation des fonds du Grand Corps du temps qu’il dirigeait la questure. Le troisième sénateur...
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption, Elections | Comments Off

Garry Conille et Thierry Mayard Paul entendus par la commission d’enquête

January 30, 2012
By `
Garry Conille et Thierry Mayard Paul entendus par la commission d’enquête

La nouvellisteHaïti: Le Premier ministre Garry Conille et le ministre de l’intérieur et de la défense nationale, Thiery Mayard Paul, ont été finalement entendus ce vendredi par la commission d’enquête de la chambre des députés autour de l’arrestation du député Arnel Bélizaire. Lors de l’audition de Thiery Mayard Paul, dont le début s’est déroulé...
Read more »

Posted in FRENCH/CREOLE Articles | Comments Off

Dans l’attente de la teneur de l’ordonnance du juge d’instruction

January 30, 2012
By `
Dans l’attente de la teneur de l’ordonnance du juge d’instruction

La nouvelliste:Haïti: - Dans l’attente de la sortie de l’ordonnance de clôture de l’instruction du dossier de l’ancien dictateur Jean-Claude Duvalier par le juge Carvès Jean, les états d’esprit au sein des organisations de défense des droits humains sont partagés, relève l’agence en ligne AlterPresse. A l’audition de l’inculpé Duvalier le 20 janvier dernier,...
Read more »

Posted in FRENCH/CREOLE Articles | Comments Off

State-Of-The-Art Hospital Offers Hope For Haiti

January 29, 2012
By `
State-Of-The-Art Hospital Offers Hope For Haiti

NPR-by Jason Beaubien January 27, 2012 Even before the devastating earthquake in 2010, Haiti’s public health care system was perhaps the worst in the Western Hemisphere. Then the quake knocked down clinics, killed medical workers and severely damaged the General Hospital in Port-au-Prince, the capital. Now, the Boston-based group Partners in Health has set...
Read more »

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA | Comments Off

GERVAIS CHARLES PROMISED HELP BY HAITIAN MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS FOR PORT SALUT RAPE VICTIM JOHN JEAN AS THE URUGUAYAN PRESIDENT SHOWS HE IS A LIAR WITH NO WORD!!!

January 29, 2012
By `
GERVAIS CHARLES PROMISED HELP BY HAITIAN MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS FOR PORT SALUT RAPE VICTIM JOHN JEAN AS THE URUGUAYAN PRESIDENT SHOWS HE IS A LIAR WITH NO WORD!!!

January 28 Maitre Gervais Charles has met with representative of the Haitian Ministry of Foreign Affairs to discuss the case of Johny Jean who was raped by 5 members of the Uraguayan Navy, serving with MINUSTAH at Port Salut. When the crime was committed  Johny Jean’s family reported the attack  to authorities. This resulted...
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption, DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti, Earthquake/CHOLERA, Govt Incompentece | Comments Off

MARTELLY PROMISED SECURITY AND HAS FAILED TO DO SO….THINGS ARE WORSE THAN WITH PREVAL WHILE MARTELLY TEAM JUST STEALS MONEY. SECOND AMERICAN SHOT IN ONE WEEK

January 29, 2012
By `
MARTELLY PROMISED SECURITY AND HAS FAILED TO DO SO….THINGS ARE WORSE THAN WITH PREVAL WHILE MARTELLY TEAM JUST STEALS MONEY. SECOND AMERICAN SHOT IN ONE WEEK

January 29 A man who was shot and robbed while volunteering in Haiti is now receiving treatment at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Authorities said 50-year-old Dave Bompart was robbed and shot on Wednesday in Haiti. Bompart, called “Big Dave,” was helping build a 40-bed orphanage in the country. “Went to the bank to get money...
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption | 2 Comments »

Mardi, 24 janvier 2012 13:14 Contrebande : Paris va aider Haïti

January 29, 2012
By `
Mardi, 24 janvier 2012 13:14 Contrebande : Paris va aider Haïti

Contrebande : Paris va aider Haïti La France va aider Haïti, dépourvu d’armée, à créer une force de sécurité pour notamment lutter contre la contrebande, ont annoncé mardi à Paris le ministre des Affaires étrangères Alain Juppé et son homologue haïtien Laurent Lamothe. Dans la perspective d’une future fin de mission des Casques bleus...
Read more »

Posted in FRENCH/CREOLE Articles | 2 Comments »

Where did Haiti’s aid go?

January 28, 2012
By `
Where did Haiti’s aid go?

Chicago TRIBUNE:Clarence Page Two years after a magnitude-7.0 earthquake struck Haiti killing hundreds of thousands, more than a half-million Haitians are still sleeping under tarps, often in camps without enough water or toilets. As another hurricane season approaches, many people are asking: What happened to the generous donations that Americans gave? Congress should make...
Read more »

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA, Govt Incompentece | Comments Off

AMERICANS MISS ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY – SCREWED YET AGAIN, BY THE FRENCH: WHAT ABOUT THE MONROE DOCTRINE? France to Help Haiti Set Up New “Security Force”

January 27, 2012
By `
AMERICANS MISS ANOTHER OPPORTUNITY – SCREWED YET AGAIN, BY THE FRENCH: WHAT ABOUT THE MONROE DOCTRINE?  France to Help Haiti Set Up New “Security Force”

January 27, 2012 When Aristide departed, the American government stood aside as the French sent forces into Haiti. The United States then abandoned Haiti to the UN when all the Haitians wanted was 300 Marines. Now  French Chancellor Alain Juppe has promised the Martelly government assistance in reviving the Forces Armees d’Haiti. The Americans...
Read more »

Posted in DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti, Govt Incompentece | 3 Comments »

Haitian Media Empire Spawned

January 27, 2012
By `
Haitian Media Empire Spawned

RocklandCountyTimes.com: Two of the Haitian community’s best newspapers have entered into a Joint Operating Agreement to streamline advertising and business operations, the publishers announced. The newspapers – The Haitian Times and Haiti Liberté – have different audiences and the combined circulation will be about 25,000 weekly with distribution in greater New York, Philadelphia, Boston,...
Read more »

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA | Comments Off

Haiti and the shaming of the aid zealots: How donated billions have INCREASED poverty and corruption

January 27, 2012
By `
Haiti and the shaming of the aid zealots: How donated billions have INCREASED poverty and corruption

By Ian Birrell The first thing that strikes you is the smell: a sweet, sickly stench that sticks to your skin. It is worst in the morning, since women are terrified of risking a nocturnal trip to the handful of lavatories serving the thousands of people in the camp because of an epidemic of...
Read more »

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA | Comments Off

When Death Wears Sunglasses: The Positive Aspect of Death in Haiti

January 27, 2012
By `
When Death Wears Sunglasses: The Positive Aspect of Death in Haiti

Huffington Post/Arts Carine Fabius Author, art dealer, museum curator What if Death had style? What if Death wore black sunglasses, liked to dance, smoke cigars and drink rum? What if he loved to indulge in bawdy sexual references (yes, in this case, Death is a he); and what if his presence made people want...
Read more »

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA | Comments Off

EDITORIAL A PARDON FOR DUVALIER CRIMES THAT DO NOT EXIST? I HOPE NOT!!

January 26, 2012
By `
EDITORIAL     A PARDON FOR DUVALIER CRIMES THAT DO NOT EXIST? I HOPE NOT!!

EDITORIAL;The court system in Haiti has arrived at a point in time where it must, and I repeat MUST, give Jean-Claude Duvalier a clean bill of health. In actual fact, he is not guilty of any crimes against humanity, or inhumanity. He is not guilty of corruption to any degree greater than the average...
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption | 1 Comment »

Haiti Could Be in New Earthquake Cycle, Scientists Say

January 26, 2012
By `
Haiti Could Be in New Earthquake Cycle, Scientists Say

by Crystal Gammon, OurAmazingPlanet Contributor – Jan 26, 2012 Haiti’s quake history from 1900-2010. The depths and magnitudes are indicated. Credit: USGS. The magnitude-7.0 earthquake that shook Port-au-Prince, Haiti, two years ago nearly demolished the city and took both residents and geologists by surprise. Now, a team of scientists thinks they’ve identified a centuries-long...
Read more »

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA | Comments Off

Coffee grown in Haiti, roasted in The Woodlands

January 26, 2012
By `
Coffee grown in Haiti, roasted in The Woodlands

Coffee grown in Haiti, roasted in The Woodlands How one local church is bringing fair trade to farmers in one of the world’s poorest countries. Published 01/26/2012 | By Bryan Shettig-Woodlandsonline THE WOODLANDS, Texas –– High up in the mountains of Haiti, farmers in the town of Marmelade work to grow coffee beans in...
Read more »

Posted in Ag/Farming | Comments Off

Double nationalité // J.C. Fignolé

January 26, 2012
By `
Double nationalité // J.C. Fignolé

C’est un point de vue appréciable. C’etait juste quelques refexions dues a une reaction d’enervement contre l’hypocrisie de la politique et les mensonges de l’Histoire J.C. Fignolé Histoire ou petite histoire? La question de la double nationalite alimente de facon recurrente les crises politiques haitiennes.Elle est une consequence des prescriptions xenophobes de la premiere...
Read more »

Posted in Elections, FRENCH/CREOLE Articles | 1 Comment »

AP Interview: Haiti’s president suggests he could pardon Duvalier, wants UN peacekeepers out-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

January 26, 2012
By `
AP Interview: Haiti’s president suggests he could pardon Duvalier, wants UN peacekeepers out-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

AP Interview: Haitian leader could pardon Duvalier By NIKO PRICE | Associated Press Haiti’s president suggested Thursday that he might pardon former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier, saying reconciliation for his nation is more important than making the man known as “Baby Doc” pay for his bloody rule. In an interview with The Associated Press, Michel...
Read more »

Posted in Crime/Corruption | 3 Comments »