Archive for September, 2015

Haiti presidential elections critical to the country’s future – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 17, 2015
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Haiti presidential elections critical to the country’s future – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com Haitian elections officials Thursday removed a convicted cocaine trafficker from the race for a seat in parliament as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry warned that the days ahead are critical to the country’s future. “We committed, all of us, to make an extraordinary effort to help Haiti come back,”...
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AN ESTIMATED 70,000 ATTEND MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MAX BEAUVOIR IN CHAMPS DE MARS WHILE ACTUAL SERVICE, AT HIS MARIANI PERISTYLE DREW SEVERAL THOUSAND. HAITI HAS LOST A GIANT.

September 16, 2015
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AN ESTIMATED 70,000 ATTEND MEMORIAL SERVICE FOR MAX BEAUVOIR IN CHAMPS DE MARS WHILE ACTUAL SERVICE, AT HIS MARIANI PERISTYLE DREW SEVERAL THOUSAND. HAITI HAS LOST A GIANT.

September 16, 2015 A President could not expect the send off given Max Beauvoir, chief of Haiti’s Voodoo society, as members of the societies, from all corners of Haiti, travelled to pay their respects to a leader who was known and respected throughout the world. The only off-key element, in ceremonies attended by President...
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La violence monte en flèche à l’Arcahaie

September 16, 2015
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La violence monte en flèche à l’Arcahaie

Un bus de la compagnie de transport Sans-Souci assurant le transport entre Port-au-Prince et le Cap Haïtien a été incendié hier dans l’après-midi au niveau de la cité du drapeau. Depuis dimanche dernier, la ville est en proie à des mouvements de protestation contre le rattachement de la cote des arcadins au département de...
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KING MARTELLY CREATES INDEPENDENT CITY-STATE WITHIN HAITI AS DECREE GENERATES NEW COMMUNE NEAR ARCAHAIE

September 16, 2015
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KING MARTELLY CREATES   INDEPENDENT CITY-STATE WITHIN HAITI AS DECREE GENERATES NEW COMMUNE NEAR ARCAHAIE

September 15, 2015 « À l’origine de cette vive tension, les citoyens de l’Arcahaie continuent de protester contre la décision du Chef de l’État de créer par arrêté présidentiel une nouvelle commune dans la zone au détriment de celle de l’Arcahaie et du département de l’Ouest. » Big demonstration at Arcahaie with 12  autobuses torched, damaged...
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HAITI IS ON AUTOPILOT – CAPTAIN MARTELLY READY TO PARACHUTE CLEAR AS HAITI CRASHES!!

September 16, 2015
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HAITI IS ON AUTOPILOT – CAPTAIN MARTELLY READY TO PARACHUTE CLEAR AS HAITI CRASHES!!

September 14, 2015 We must focus on the Haitian reality, not the stupidity of our Opont Debate. It has no calories – produces no water. The Haitian Reality is a simple one. HAITIAN PEASANTS – THE VAST MAJORITY – HAVE NO INTEREST IN ELECTIONS OR DEMOCRACY. THEY ARE FOCUSED ON SURVIVAL AND NO ONE...
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IMF Staff Concludes Visit to HAITI with depressing statement

September 16, 2015
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IMF Staff Concludes Visit to  HAITI with depressing statement

September 14, 2015 End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF’s Executive Board. This mission will not result in a Board...
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La tête d’Opont, les corrections ou la transition ?

September 15, 2015
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La tête d’Opont, les corrections ou la transition ?

la tête d’Opont Guillotine pour Opont. Au figuré, c’est tout le « bien » que souhaite des candidats, des partis politiques… au président d’un CEP sous la mitraille des critiques mais assez « entêté » pour mettre le cap sur l’élection présidentielle, sans apporter les correctifs nécessaires après les législatives du 9 août, déjà...
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Haiti shows how wealthy countries ‘continue to cause disaster’ – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 15, 2015
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Haiti shows how wealthy countries ‘continue to cause disaster’ – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Workers get paltry wages at foreign firms that ‘extract the profits from their labour,’ researcher says By Nicola Luksic, Tom Howell, CBC News Posted: Sep 15, 2015 11:00 AM ET Last Updated: Sep 15, 2015 4:05 PM ET Then secretary of state Hillary Clinton, centre, speaks to Haitian President Michel Martelly, right, during the inauguration...
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Max Beauvoir, the Voodoo Priest Who Saved Haiti, Dies at Age 79

September 15, 2015
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Max Beauvoir, the Voodoo Priest Who Saved Haiti, Dies at Age 79

A Sorbonne-trained chemical engineer, Max Beauvoir followed his grandfather’s dying wish to become a voodoo priest—and was instrumental in helping Haiti avoid invasion by U.S. troops in 1994. Planeloads of American paratroopers were in the air. A team of Navy Seals was preparing to launch inflatable boats from a submarine off the coast. Helicopters...
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2015 OBAMA Presidential Determination for Major Drug Producing and Transit Countries

September 14, 2015
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2015 OBAMA Presidential Determination for Major Drug Producing and Transit Countries

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC September 14, 2015 —————————— Under the Foreign Relations Authorization Act (FRAA), the President is required each year to notify Congress of those countries he determines to be major illicit drug producing countries or major drug-transit countries that “significantly affect the United States.” This year’s list consists...
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MARTELLY sécurité dans l’action. Nous perdons 2 policiers – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 14, 2015
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MARTELLY sécurité dans l’action. Nous perdons 2 policiers – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Septembre 14, 2015 :  5:30 p.m. Des individus armés non identifiés circulant à bord de motocyclette ont assassiné en fin d’après-midi deux agents de la Police nationale d’Haiti à Carrefour drouillard (commune de cité soleil). L’image choquante des cadavres de ces deux policiers vêtus de l’uniforme de la police administrative circule sur les réseaux sociaux…...
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What Are We Missing About Haiti in the Hillary Emails?

September 14, 2015
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What Are We Missing About Haiti in the Hillary Emails?

The Fourth Estate is in foreclosure. The “who, what, where, when, and why” of traditional coverage is missing. A thorough analysis of what is redacted or completely missing in the Clinton emails is not forthcoming, and the real scandal resides in politically motivated reporting. It is time that the press wipe themselves clean of...
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OAS to meet with Haiti officials in support of October vote- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

September 14, 2015
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OAS to meet with Haiti officials in support of October vote- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The Organization of American States said Monday that a top representative will hold high-level meetings with Haitian officials to support next month’s scheduled first round of presidential voting and the second round of regional elections. The OAS said it backs holding the first round of presidential elections on Oct. 25,...
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OLIVIER MARTELLY’S FRIEND IN TROUBLE, SHOWING BEING A PRESIDENT’S SON DOES NOT GUARANTEE IMMUNITY – Added COMMENTARY By HAITIAN-TRUTH

September 14, 2015
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OLIVIER MARTELLY’S FRIEND IN TROUBLE, SHOWING BEING A PRESIDENT’S SON DOES NOT GUARANTEE IMMUNITY – Added COMMENTARY By HAITIAN-TRUTH

CNN: The son of Suriname’s president is facing drug charges in New York federal court. Panamanian authorities detained Dino Bouterse at Tocumen International Airport outside Panama City and handed him over to U.S. authorities, the Central American nation’s foreign ministry said Friday. A federal grand jury indictment alleges that Bouterse, 40, “caused a suitcase...
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Haïti et l’ère de Rafael L Trujillo… (Part 1)

September 14, 2015
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Haïti et l’ère de Rafael L Trujillo… (Part 1)

English Version Spanish Version Haïti 1937 ou la mémoire d’un massacre. Par: Herve Gilbert herve.gilbert@gmail.com Cet article sur l’ère de Trujillo a été rédigé pour mettre en contexte la décision de la cour constitutionnelle de la République dominicaine rendant tous les Haitiens qui vivent  sur le territoire dominicain  comme des apatrides, utilisant une loi discriminatoire contre eux, laquelle...
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Max Beauvoir, the biochemist who became Haiti’s chief voodoo priest, dead at 79

September 14, 2015
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Max Beauvoir, the biochemist who became Haiti’s chief voodoo priest, dead at 79

By Sarah Kaplan Max Beauvoir, the supreme leader of Haitian voodoo, poses during an interview at his home outside Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, Jan. 8. Beauvoir, died Sept. 12 at the age of 79, according to his family. (Anastasia Moloney/Reuters) Max Beauvoir was a middle-aged businessman with little interest in the occult. The son of a...
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Le dossier de Clifford Brandt refait surface

September 13, 2015
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Le dossier de Clifford Brandt refait surface

Clifford Brandt La Cour de cassation a déporté le dossier de Clifford Brandt au niveau du parquet de Port-au-Prince avant d’être transféré au tribunal de première instance de la capitale, selon le doyen Bernard Saint-Vil. Une série d’audiences spéciales a été organisée au niveau de la prison civile de Port-au-Prince depuis environ deux semaines...
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Décès du chef suprême du vaudou haïtien Max Beauvoir

September 13, 2015
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Décès du chef suprême du vaudou haïtien Max Beauvoir

François Max Gesner Beauvoir Le « houngan asogwe », François Max Gesner Beauvoir, plus connu sous le nom de Max Beauvoir, élevé au rang « d’Ati national » (chef suprême du vaudou haïtien), le vendredi 7 mars 2008 par la Confédération nationale des vaudouisants haïtiens (CNVH), est passé de vie à trépas ce samedi 12 septembre 2015… Il naquit...
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19 Haitian boat people intercepted

September 12, 2015
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19 Haitian boat people intercepted

According to Napthali Cooper, immigration officer on Tuesday at about 4:00 am, a high-speed vessel “cigarette” with 19 Haitian nationals and two Bahamians on board was intercepted by the United States Coast Guard (USCG) at the entrance of Lake Worth, Florida. Haitian nationals (10 men and 9 women including three minor girls) said they...
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America marks 14th anniversary of September 11, 2001 attacks

September 11, 2015
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America marks 14th anniversary of September 11, 2001 attacks

In somber remembrances from New York City to Shanksville, Pa., from the White House to cities around the nation, America paused once again Friday to mark the 14th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people. The largest ceremony took place at the National September 11 Memorial & Museum...
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