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Suspect In Killing Of Haitian Journalist Held In Argentina, 14 Years Later

April 30, 2014
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Suspect In Killing Of Haitian Journalist Held In Argentina, 14 Years Later

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Haiti), April 30 (BERNAMA-NNN-HCNN) — Argentine authorities have arrested and detained Markington Philippe, a suspect in the killing, 14 years ago, of Haiti’s most famous journalist and political commentator, Jean Dominique, and of his radio station’s security guard, Jean-Claude Louissaint. The Haitian press freedom watchdog, SOS Journalistes, confirmed on Tuesday the information with...
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DEMOCRACY NOW??? AMERICAN DEA, SPECIAL FORCES?? THREATEN TO THROW HAITIAN BOY FROM HELICOPTER IF HE DIDN’T SURRENDER GUY PHILIPPE’S LOCATION

April 30, 2014
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DEMOCRACY NOW??? AMERICAN DEA, SPECIAL FORCES??  THREATEN TO THROW HAITIAN BOY FROM HELICOPTER IF HE DIDN’T SURRENDER GUY PHILIPPE’S LOCATION

April 29, 2014 Updated April 30 History repeats itself!! Yesterday, helicopters, filled with heavily armed Americans, swooped down on Guy Philippe’s house in Pestel. Guy Philippe was not there. So they grabbed his houseboy, put him in a body-bag…. Then tossed him on the helicopter floor. Moments later, he found himself high above the...
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Suspect in killing of Haiti’s famous journalist held in Argentina

April 30, 2014
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Suspect in killing of Haiti’s famous journalist held in Argentina

Published on April 29, 2014 by Editor HCNN (author) PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (HCNN) — Argentine authorities have arrested and detained Markington Philippe, a suspect in the killing, fourteen years ago, of Haiti’s most famous journalist and political commentator, Jean Dominique, and of the radio stations security guard, Jean-Claude Louissaint. The Haitian press freedom watchdog, SOS Journalistes, confirmed...
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International community warns Haiti in for more political crisis if elections don’t happen in 2014-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

April 29, 2014
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International community warns Haiti in for more political crisis if elections don’t happen in 2014-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By jacqueline charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com Indicating increasing frustration with an ongoing political stalemate in Haiti, the international community warned Tuesday that the country could be headed for another political crisis with unpredictable consequences. The tough stance from the United Nations and others comes after the U.S. informed the poverty-stricken nation last week that it could...
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Milken Conference: Sean Penn Calls Out Media for Haiti Coverage

April 29, 2014
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Milken Conference: Sean Penn Calls Out Media for Haiti Coverage

Sean Penn The actor/humanitarian said the country, the poorest in the Western Hemisphere, deserves outside investment. Sean Penn called out the media — especially “left-leaning media” — for not covering good news coming from Haiti, which, he says, remains the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere but one with a growing economy and tourism...
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International Recycling Helps Clean up Haiti, Create New Income

April 29, 2014
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International Recycling Helps Clean up Haiti, Create New Income

By TRENTON DANIEL Associated Press Haiti’s central government collects only about 40 percent of the capital’s garbage, leaving the rest to pile up in streets and gutters in impoverished neighborhoods, adding to the nation’s misery. But now, several entrepreneurial firms have stepped in to combat both blight and poverty as Haitians learn how to...
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World Cup: 25 stunning moments … No12: Haiti stun Dino Zoff’s Italy

April 29, 2014
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World Cup: 25 stunning moments … No12: Haiti stun Dino Zoff’s Italy

Italy should have seen off Haiti with ease in 1974 but the group game burst into life through the unheralded Emmanuel Sanon … Luigi Riva, right, jumps over Arsène Auguste during Italy’s group game match against Haiti in the 1974 World Cup. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images The win-or-bust, tension-ratcheting final rounds of the World Cup...
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Queues, shortages hit Venezuela’s homeless and hungry

April 29, 2014
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Queues, shortages hit Venezuela’s homeless and hungry

By Carlos Rawlins CARACAS (Reuters) – Huge queues at supermarkets and shortages of basic products have become the norm in Venezuela over the last year – and the most needy are increasingly at the sharp edge. Workers at soup kitchens for the homeless and hungry face an ever-more difficult task to find rice, lentils,...
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Pourquoi le Président du Senat d’Haïti Simon Desras a-t-il peur des élections? par Stanley Lucas

April 29, 2014
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Pourquoi le Président du Senat d’Haïti Simon Desras a-t-il peur des élections? par Stanley Lucas

Depuis 2012 le Sénateur Simon Desras fait de son mieux pour bloquer l’organisation des élections démocratiques en Haïti. Le Sénat a toujours fait partie de toutes les discussions devant aboutir a la mise en place du CEP pour organiser les élections en Haïti. Quand le Président Martelly a propose d’institutionnaliser le système électoral par...
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LIST OF 75 PNH OFFICERS, PLUS OTHERS ON LIST FOR DEA – AMERICAN JUSTICE ARREST AND EXTRADITION.

April 28, 2014
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LIST OF 75 PNH OFFICERS, PLUS OTHERS ON LIST FOR DEA – AMERICAN JUSTICE ARREST AND EXTRADITION.

April 28, 2014 For months Haiti has hosted a team of investigators, looking into the corruption/drug scene in Haiti. Some Haitians have exhibited an arrogant stupidity. For example, it is rumored that the PNH DDO (Deputy Director West) had over $2,000,000 in a Haitian bank account. How could a guy who earns a PNH...
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MADAME MANIGAT’S TEAM PAY CHIMER TO DESTROY MANY VEHICLES IN AREA IN FRONT OF NATIONAL PALACE THIS MORNING…

April 28, 2014
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MADAME MANIGAT’S TEAM PAY CHIMER TO DESTROY MANY VEHICLES IN AREA IN FRONT OF NATIONAL PALACE THIS MORNING…

MADAME MANIGAT’S TEAM, MOPOD, TRIPOD, BIPOD AND ALL THE OTHER GROUPS WITH 5 OR 6 PEOPLE AS MEMBERS PAY CHIMER TO DESTROY MANY VEHICLES IN AREA IN FRONT OF NATIONAL PALACE THIS MORNING… PLAN TO BLOCK ROADS AT MONTROIS, CORREFOUR AND AEROPORT TOMORROW MORNING WITH BURNING TIRES AND CARS, SHOOTING – TIME FOR MINUSTAH...
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WHEELS WITHIN WHEELS AS SENATORS LATORTUE, LAMBERT AND MOISE JEAN-CHARLES MAKE A TRIUMVERITE TURNING CHAOS ON AND OFF TO ORDER

April 28, 2014
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WHEELS WITHIN WHEELS AS SENATORS   LATORTUE, LAMBERT AND MOISE JEAN-CHARLES MAKE A TRIUMVERITE TURNING CHAOS ON AND OFF TO ORDER

April 28, 2014 Strange bedfellows are the rule of the day in Haiti and the partnership of Senators Youri Latortue, Joseph Lambert and Moise Jean-Charles is recognized as a fact. From time-to-time Lambert and Latortue will send the signal “Accelerate- Accelerate” to Moise Jean-Charles and he will start to create a lot of problems....
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GUY PHILIPPE’S PERSECUTION CONTINUES

April 28, 2014
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GUY PHILIPPE’S PERSECUTION CONTINUES

April 28, 2014 Ten years have passed since Guy Philippe, and his small band of brothers, moved to topple Jean-Bertrand Aristide, a President who was responsible for huge thefts from Haiti’s treasury, the murder of dozens, and control of the gigantic cocaine trade that saw hundreds of tons of the powder smuggled into the...
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PASTOR WALLACE TURNBULL ASKS A QUESTION, THAT DESERVES AN ANSWER

April 28, 2014
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PASTOR WALLACE TURNBULL ASKS A QUESTION, THAT DESERVES AN ANSWER

Hi, folks, We have a problem: Haiti’s grading of rheto & philo students needs to be standardized, to avoid confusion upon application for university acceptance. For example: With great effort & expense, we went to Haiti and by triage and TOEFL test chose two applicants for scholarship. One was accepted by the university, and...
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President Martelly will attend 2 summits in Mexico

April 27, 2014
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President Martelly will attend 2 summits in Mexico

Haiti Libre.com Friday, as part of a preparatory visit of the official trip to Mexico of the Head of State of Haiti, Ambassador of the Republic of Haiti in Mexico, Guy Lamothe, went to Yucatán (State Southeast Mexico) to meet the State Governor Rolando Zapata Bello. At this meeting, which was attended by Éric...
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Florida university opens TB lab in Haiti

April 26, 2014
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Florida university opens TB lab in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The University of Florida on Wednesday opened a state-of-the-art lab in Haiti to train researchers to better understand and fight tuberculosis. The 1,500 square-feet (139 square-meters) facility will bring graduate students from outside Haiti to train Haitian technicians, who will then go on to work at the national laboratory, said Dr....
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Germain in Haiti: The many orphans of Port-au-Prince

April 26, 2014
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Germain in Haiti: The many orphans of Port-au-Prince

(Note: CBC does not endorse and is not responsible for the content of external links.) Karen Whitten, an OR nurse with Team Broken Earth, embraces a young orphan in Port-au-Prince. (Anthony Germain/CBC) [Anthony Germain is on a week-long assignment covering Team Broken Earth, a group of Newfoundland and Labrador nurses and doctors, in Haiti. Each...
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Old Duvalier party plans to run in Haiti election-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

April 26, 2014
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Old Duvalier party plans to run in Haiti election-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By EVENS SANON and TRENTON DANIEL The Associated Press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The old political party founded under the Duvalier dictatorship says it plans to enter candidates in Haitian elections that are supposed to be held by year’s end, a party member said Thursday. Friteau Marc, a coordinator for the National Unity Party, told...
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