Archive for January 18th, 2016

Several election offices attacked in Haiti as runoff nears

January 18, 2016
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Several election offices attacked in Haiti as runoff nears

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Several electoral offices were attacked in northern Haiti as the country prepares for a scheduled Jan. 24 presidential and legislative runoff, international observers and police said Monday. Gerardo de Icaza, electoral observation director at the Organization of American States, tweeted Monday that the OAS mission “deplores and strongly condemns” the...
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JANUARY 18 – A FEW HUNDRED ARISTIDE PEOPLE HOLD NATION HOSTAGE AS DOWNTOWN PORT-AU-PRINCE TURNED INTO WAR ZONE – CARS BURNED, PROPERTY DESTROYED, PEOPLE ATTACKED.

January 18, 2016
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JANUARY 18 – A FEW HUNDRED ARISTIDE PEOPLE HOLD NATION HOSTAGE AS DOWNTOWN PORT-AU-PRINCE TURNED INTO WAR ZONE – CARS BURNED, PROPERTY DESTROYED, PEOPLE ATTACKED.

Janvier 18, 2016 Inscription in King Tut’s tomb: I have seen yesterday. I know tomorrow. History repeats itself as Aristide people, funded by the Dominican Republic, disrupt Haitian society as he did in October, November 2000. Today, a  small mob swept through downtown Port-au-Prince, splitting into two groups. These left fear and destruction in...
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Humanitarian Aftershocks in Haiti

January 18, 2016
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Humanitarian Aftershocks in Haiti

by Mark Schuller This Tuesday, the sixth anniversary of the earthquake in Haiti came and went with little fanfare. On the one hand, this could be a sign of moving on. As Gina Athena Ulysse has powerfully demonstrated, Haiti needs new narratives. Maybe the earthquake story has run its course, in the foreign memory...
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TOTAL Haiti launches its 2nd Edition of reforestation contest

January 18, 2016
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TOTAL Haiti launches its 2nd Edition of reforestation contest

Haiti Libre: TOTAL Haiti, launched the 2nd edition of its reforestation contest “Konbit Rebwazman se rasin lespwa !” Since January 14, 2016 until February 29, 2016, you can register online at : www.totalhaiti.com/home_professionnels/concours/inscription-concours.html or by collecting a registration form in a TOTAL station or at Sogexpress, Palmis Mikwofinans, Sogebank, Capital Bank, Brana, contest partners....
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Justice -Towards a trial Clifford Brandt ?

January 18, 2016
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Justice -Towards a trial Clifford Brandt ?

Haiti Libre: Towards a trial Clifford Brandt ? This is the question that one can ask while Clifford, arrested October 17, 2012 as part of the investigation into the kidnapping of two children Moscoso and suspected of being a dangerous and powerful Gang Leader has not yet been tried. Yet the Government Commissioner at that...
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Conseil de sécurité pour les élections du 24 janvier 2016 – Security advisory for January 24, 2016 elections

January 18, 2016
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Conseil de sécurité pour les élections du 24 janvier 2016 – Security advisory for January 24, 2016 elections

Cher Canadien, Vous recevez ce message puisque vous vous êtes inscrits auprès du gouvernement du Canada à l’aide du système d’inscription des Canadiens à l’étranger. Nous vous saurions gré de bien vouloir faire part de l’information suivante à tous les citoyens canadiens se trouvant dans votre région. Le second tour des élections présidentielles et...
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OCT. 2005: St. Marc Prosecutor Indicts Neptune et Al. in La Scierie Massacre

January 18, 2016
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OCT. 2005: St. Marc Prosecutor Indicts Neptune et Al. in La Scierie Massacre

Radio Kiskeya Originally: Former Prime Minister Neptune, 29 Others Indicted in St. Marc Massacre The final decision rendered in the town of St. Marc by investigating judge Clunie Pierre Jules, in charge of the case of La Scierie concluded that there is enough evidence to indict former Prime Minister Yvon Neptune and 20 other...
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Boycotting Candidate Says Jan. 24 Runoff Will Set Haiti Back

January 18, 2016
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Boycotting Candidate Says Jan. 24 Runoff Will Set Haiti Back

By david mcfadden, associated press PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Jan 17, 2016, 2:58 PM ET Haiti’s opposition candidate for president is warning that if a runoff is held next weekend as scheduled it will be a big step back for the country’s fragile democracy and lead to increased turmoil in the sharply divided nation. In...
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