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Haiti Travel Warning, August 5, 2015 By US State Department

August 5, 2015
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Haiti Travel Warning, August 5, 2015 By US State Department

The Department of State has issued this Travel Warning to inform U.S. citizens traveling to or living in Haiti about the lack of adequate emergency medical facilities, and the security environment in Haiti. This replaces the Travel Warning dated December 4, 2014 and provides updated information regarding the changing nature of crime involving United...
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Lakou Mizik: Haiti’s expression of hope

August 5, 2015
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Lakou Mizik: Haiti’s expression of hope

Brietta Hague Image: Lakou Mizik’s Jonas Attis is one of the musicians presenting traditional Haitian to a new audience (Photo by Emilie Reiser) Haiti’s 2010 earthquake was a well-documented tragedy and the country is continuously referred to as ‘the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere’, but what do we really know about this small...
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Elections : D-4, Message of Sandra Honoré- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

August 5, 2015
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Elections : D-4, Message of Sandra Honoré- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre A few days before the election on August 9, Sandra Honoré, the Special Representative of the UN Secretary General in Haiti issued a message on the occasion of the elections 2015. Message of Sandra Honoré : “Ladies and gentlemen, On August 9, will be held the 1st round of several elections, some...
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Officials Exit Haiti Gov’t Over President’s Remarks to Woman

August 5, 2015
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Officials Exit Haiti Gov’t Over President’s Remarks to Woman

Evens Sanson Associated Press A hostile comment made by Haitian President Michel Martelly at a campaign rally has set off an uproar in his coalition government, leading a politically allied party to announce the resignation of three officials from his administration Wednesday. The leader of the Fusion Social Democrats told reporters that two Cabinet...
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OAS calls for talks between Haiti, Dominican Republic

August 5, 2015
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OAS calls for talks between Haiti, Dominican Republic

A deported Haitian man holds up his document that confirms he turned in paperwork to apply for legal residency in the Dominican Republic during a march to the prime minister’s office to protest the DR’s deportation of Haitians in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Tuesday, July 21, 2015. The DR’s deadline for people to apply for legal...
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A GREEK/HAITIAN TRAGEDY AS MARTELLY AND PREVAL MOVE TO STEAL THE VOTE – GOVERNMENT CHECKS TO NON-MARTELLY/PREVAL POLITICAL PARTIES AND CANDIDATES BOUNCE SO THEY CANNOT CAMPAIGN

August 5, 2015
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A GREEK/HAITIAN TRAGEDY AS MARTELLY AND PREVAL MOVE TO STEAL THE VOTE – GOVERNMENT CHECKS TO NON-MARTELLY/PREVAL POLITICAL PARTIES AND CANDIDATES BOUNCE SO THEY CANNOT CAMPAIGN

August 5, 2015 Martelly and Preval’s political teams have millions in stolen dollars to fund their campaigns. Haiti has a process in which the government supplies some funding to other, in an effort to level the playing field. We don’t agree with this, but that is the way it is. In any event, Martelly...
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Floyd Mayweather has denied boxing fans a fitting farewell by fighting Andre Berto

August 5, 2015
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Floyd Mayweather has denied boxing fans a fitting farewell by fighting Andre Berto

American’s opponent is unlikely to challenge his unbeaten record, and that is a pity for the sport and the fighter Floyd Mayweather has denied boxing fans a fitting farewell by choosing to fight Andre Berto Photo: AP Fans are underwhelmed by Floyd Mayweather Jr’s announcement that Andre Berto will be his 49th opponent. The World...
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Half of Clintons’ charitable giving in 2014 went to their own foundation

August 5, 2015
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Half of Clintons’ charitable giving in 2014 went to their own foundation

By Alana Goodman Half of Bill and Hillary Clinton’s charitable giving last year went to the Bill, Hillary, and Chelsea Clinton Foundation, according to a review of the latest financial disclosures from their private foundation. The Clintons earned more than $28 million in 2014 and claimed around $3 million in income as charitable tax...
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Former Haitian finance minister, Henri Bazin, dies in Port-au-Prince

August 5, 2015
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Former Haitian finance minister, Henri Bazin, dies in Port-au-Prince

BY JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@MiamiHerald.com Henri Bazin, a university professor and former Haitian minister of finance and economy, died Tuesday at his home in the Port-au-Prince neighborhood of Turgeau, Haiti’s Nouvelliste newspaper reported. Word of Bazin’s death quickly spread through social media and was confirmed by his friend and former boss, ex-Prime Minister Gerard Latortue....
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