Archive for April, 2012

PNH THREATENS A STRIKE IN PROTEST AGAINST ASSASSINATION OF PNH OFFICER BY PARLIAMENTARIAN’S CHAUFFEUR

April 23, 2012
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PNH THREATENS A STRIKE IN PROTEST AGAINST ASSASSINATION OF PNH OFFICER BY PARLIAMENTARIAN’S CHAUFFEUR

April 22, 2012 The entire PNH force has threatened a 24 hour strike in protest. The recent assassination of a PNH officer by the chauffeur of a Depute, who just happened to be the Depute’s cousin. The chauffeur was involved in an altercation and PNH officers were called. When they arrived on the scene...
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DomRep officials say 6 villagers dead of cholera

April 23, 2012
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DomRep officials say 6 villagers dead of cholera

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic –  Health officials in the Dominican Republic say six people have died after contracting cholera in a northern village hit by a new outbreak of the disease. Authorities in the Caribbean nation announced last week that they were investigating a new cholera outbreak in the area after rains damaged sewer...
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A Year Under Martelly: Corruption Controversy Sidetracks Haiti’s Effort to Rebuild-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

April 23, 2012
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A Year Under Martelly: Corruption Controversy Sidetracks Haiti’s Effort to Rebuild-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Ezra Fieser / Santo Domingo When Haitian President Michel Martelly visited the Dominican Republic last month, he was awarded the country’s highest honor for a foreign head of state, in large part for his efforts to lure reconstruction investment to Haiti after its catastrophic 2010 earthquake, which killed more than 200,000 people. In...
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Chèf !

April 23, 2012
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Chèf !

Le Nouveliste: Chèf ! Haïti: Un parlementaire ou son chauffeur, voire son agent de sécurité, en conflit avec un policier, je ne comprends pas! Moi, simple citoyen, je ne vois pas comment je me trouverais en conflit direct avec un policier. Si je violais une loi, je serais obligé d’obéir à l’injonction d’un policier,...
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Haiti Enjoys Fun In The Son

April 23, 2012
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Haiti Enjoys Fun In The Son

Andrew Palau ministers during Haiti Fun in the Son recently. A few days ago, some of gospel music’s most renowned singers hit the stage at Fun In The Son Haiti and ministered to thousands of Haitians. Among them was gospel artiste/minister, Carlene Davis and her band. They performed at the Sun Auto-Football Field in...
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Disband Haiti’s rogue army-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

April 22, 2012
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Disband Haiti’s rogue army-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

MIAMI HERALD OPINION: Haiti’s government and its supporters must act quickly to end threat By The Miami Herald Editorial HeraldEd@MiamiHerald.com With the beginning of hurricane season only 40 days off, Haitians should be worried about protection from the annual onslaught of stormy weather, but instead another crisis is shaking the Caribbean’s perennially troubled country:...
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Haiti’s Martelly Suspends Advisor Arrested in Shooting of Merchant

April 21, 2012
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Haiti’s Martelly Suspends Advisor Arrested in Shooting of Merchant

Above: Haitian President Michel Martelly By the Caribbean Journal staff Haitian President Michel Martelly has temporarily suspended advisor Calixte Valentin, following his alleged involvement in the shooting of a young Haitian merchant. Valentin was arrested by police yesterday for his alleged role in the incident. Octanol Derissaint, a young merchant in his 30s, was...
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Hugo Chavez’s weeklong silence spurs uncertainty

April 21, 2012
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Hugo Chavez’s weeklong silence spurs uncertainty

By JORGE RUEDA, Associated Press – 3 hours ago CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has been out of sight for a week, speaking only through Twitter messages and written statements while undergoing cancer treatment in Cuba. The lack of any appearances on television has Venezuelans wondering about what his unusual silence...
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What the UN Won’t Admit: ‘Baseball in the Time of Cholera’

April 21, 2012
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What the UN Won’t Admit: ‘Baseball in the Time of Cholera’

By David Darg and Bryn Mooser Speakeasy.com Courtesy of the filmmakers Joseph Alvyns, team captain of the Haitian Little League team the Tabarre Tigers. David Darg and Bryn Mooser live and work in Haiti. They are the co-directors of the documentary “Baseball in the Time of Cholera,” which premieres today at the Tribeca Film...
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WAS MARTELLY REALLY IN A FLORIDA HOSPITAL WITH A PROBLEM SHOULDER????

April 21, 2012
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WAS MARTELLY REALLY IN A FLORIDA HOSPITAL WITH A PROBLEM SHOULDER????

April 21, 2012 The Haitian community has one of the best intelligence services in the area. There is not a single Florida hospital that is not filled with hundreds of Haitians, working at all levels. If a hospital had Martelly, as a patient, the Haitian community would be full of information, rumors and facts...
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