Archive for September 28th, 2015

Les Communistes chinois débarquent: Martelly n’a pas participé à la signature d’un gigantesque accord d’un Milliard de dollars?

September 28, 2015
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Les Communistes chinois débarquent: Martelly n’a pas participé à la signature d’un gigantesque accord d’un Milliard de dollars?

Le secrétaire d’Etat aux Travaux publics, Philippe Cinéas, le ministre des TPTC Jacques Rousseau, le ministre de la Planification et de la Coopération Yves Germain Joseph et les responsables chinois Nous ne comprenons pas le silence quasi général sur l’absence pourtant remarquée de Martelly à la signature d’un accord de plus d’un milliard dollars...
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PREVIOUS MARTELLY/PREVAL DEAL SEES PARLIAMENT DIVIDED ROUGHLY 40/35 BETWEEN PHTK AND VERITE

September 28, 2015
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PREVIOUS MARTELLY/PREVAL DEAL SEES PARLIAMENT DIVIDED ROUGHLY 40/35 BETWEEN PHTK AND VERITE

September 28, 2015 The CEP finally announced results from the August 9 ballot. We will publish them as soon as we have access to them. The CEP site is not functioning, at this moment. In any event, the basic facts see the Parliament (Senate/Chambre) divided between Preval and Martelly. This does not reflect the...
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Plan Lanmó: The Clintons, Foreign Aid and NGOs in Haiti

September 28, 2015
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Plan Lanmó: The Clintons, Foreign Aid and NGOs in Haiti

U.S. selected President Martelly & Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in 2012 When Bill and Hillary Clinton married in 1975, a friend gave them a trip to Haiti for their honeymoon. The Washington Post reported , “Since that honeymoon vacation, the Caribbean island nation has held a life-long allure for the couple, a place...
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Haiti elections officials: Two senators elected in Aug. 9 balloting

September 28, 2015
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Haiti elections officials: Two senators elected in Aug. 9 balloting

By Jacqueline Charles Two candidates for Haiti’s Senate who challenged their preliminary standing in last month’s fraud and violence-plagued legislative elections have won their challenges. Former Sen. Youri Latortue and newcomer Jean Renel Senatus, an ex-government prosecutor known by his crime-fighting nickname “Zokiki,” were deemed winners Sunday after the National Bureau of Electoral Litigation...
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Obama Sends Merten Back to Haiti as New Election Crisis Looms

September 28, 2015
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Obama Sends Merten Back to Haiti as New Election Crisis Looms

U. S. Presidents will sometimes scheme to preserve a legacy, but the media is strangely silent on the Obama administration’s latest move in Haiti. With little fanfare from our shores, Kenneth Merten was appointed as the Haiti Special Coordinator in August 2015. Merten served as the United States Ambassador to Haiti from 2009 to...
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Why Things Continue to Go Wrong in Haiti, and How U.S. Policy Is Responsible

September 28, 2015
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Why Things Continue to Go Wrong in Haiti, and How U.S. Policy Is Responsible

Washington has been meddling in a country it doesn’t believe should be allowed to chart its own path. By Antony Loewenstein / AlterNet September 24, 2015 The industrial park in Caracol, northern Haiti, never receives tourists. It’s a collection of factories producing clothes for some of America’s leading retailers including Walmart and Target. The...
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