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Celestin says ‘No’ to Haiti presidential runoff

January 8, 2016
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Celestin says ‘No’ to Haiti presidential runoff

President Michel Martelly invites Haitians to head to the polls on Jan. 24 Local elections for 7,000 contested seats postponed U.S. government welcomes Haiti presidential runoff By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com Haiti presidential candidate Jude Célestin says he will not be participating in this month’s runoff elections. “The 24th is out of the question,” Célestin...
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Press Statement John Kirby Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Haitian Electoral Process

January 8, 2016
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Press Statement John Kirby Spokesperson, Bureau of Public Affairs Haitian Electoral Process

Washington, DC January 7, 2016 The United States welcomes the announcement of the Presidential Decree, published on January 6, calling on the people of Haiti to participate in the second round of the presidential election and the remaining legislative elections on Sunday, January 24. We look forward to the completion of the electoral process...
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