Archive for January 10th, 2016

Crisis looms as Haiti 2nd-round presidential campaiging kicks off

January 10, 2016
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Crisis looms as Haiti 2nd-round presidential campaiging kicks off

By Amelie Baron January 9, 2016 3:22 AM Port-au-Prince (AFP) – Campaigning for the second round of Haiti’s presidential election opened Friday, with the opposition candidate refusing to participate without sweeping reforms to the process. Haiti, the poorest nation in the Americas, has endured years of political crisis aggravated by its attempt to recover...
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MARTELLY DELIVERS A LESSON WITH PREEMPTIVE STRIKE – PRESENTS FAIT ACCOMPLI AS PARLIAMENT INSTALLED ON SUNDAY

January 10, 2016
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MARTELLY DELIVERS A LESSON WITH PREEMPTIVE STRIKE –  PRESENTS FAIT ACCOMPLI AS PARLIAMENT INSTALLED ON SUNDAY

Janvier 10, 2016  12:20 Even as I type this, Haiti’s Parliament is in the process of being installed. It is 13:00 hours and the process has recessed for 30 minutes. Martelly is purposefully moving forward, as promised. If he doesn’t accomplish what he has promised, it will not be his fault, even as his...
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AMERICANS SEND OPPOSITION A SUBTLE MESSAGE – “WE WANT ELECTIONS January 24!!!”

January 10, 2016
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AMERICANS SEND OPPOSITION A SUBTLE MESSAGE – “WE WANT ELECTIONS January 24!!!”

July 10, 2015 With the late night arrival at the International Airport of a Globemaster 111, largest transport in the USAF inventory, with some MARINES, the American government has transmitted a message to Haiti’s troublesome opposition. Haiti has experienced the start of an election cycle. The International Community, OAS, European Economic Community and others...
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Martelly’s one-man rule comes to an end in Haiti

January 10, 2016
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Martelly’s one-man rule comes to an end in Haiti

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE As a paralyzing political crisis pushed Haiti into an uncertain phase a year ago this month, a stoic President Michel Martelly assured the Haitian people and the international community that he had no interest in governing without the checks and balances of a parliament. “The only decree that I...
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Madonna serenades crowd at Haiti fundraiser reigniting Sean Penn romance rumours…as actor is investigated over interview with El Chapo

January 10, 2016
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Madonna serenades crowd at Haiti fundraiser reigniting Sean Penn romance rumours…as actor is investigated over interview with El Chapo

By Zoe Nauman For Dailymail.comThey divorced just over 28 years ago, and after ironing out their differences have become friends. But Madonna and Sean Penn have reignited rumours they may be enjoying more than just a platonic relationship after the singer stepped out at her ex husband’s side again on Saturday night. The pair...
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Sean Penn Secretly Interviewed ‘El Chapo,’ Mexican Drug Lord

January 10, 2016
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Sean Penn Secretly Interviewed ‘El Chapo,’ Mexican Drug Lord

By RAVI SOMAIYAJAN. 9, 2016 The actor Sean Penn, left, and the drug lord Joaquín Guzmán Loera in a photo taken for interview authentication purposes. Credit Rolling Stone Joaquín Guzmán Loera, the Mexican drug lord known as El Chapo, started out in business not long after turning 6, selling oranges and soft drinks. By...
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