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Greetings from the land of big juicy mangos ! Fermathe, March 22, 2016

March 23, 2016
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Greetings from the land of big juicy mangos ! Fermathe, March 22, 2016

We are grateful that Our Heavenly Father has permitted us to be in Haiti where our eyes and hearts met, and where our sons and their children were born and reared. At our arrival there was not a little shop to buy even matches or lamp oil within seven miles. To buy kerosene for...
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Haiti has a new prime minister amid political crisis

March 23, 2016
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Haiti has a new prime minister amid political crisis

Jocelerme Privert (R), was named Haiti’s acting president to replace the outgoing Michel Martelly and appointed a prime minister in late February (AFP Photo/Hector Retamal) Port-au-Prince (AFP) – Haiti’s interim president named a new prime minister after the last one was essentially rejected by parliament in the latest chapter of the poor country’s chronic...
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Timberland Commissions Study to Test Feasibility of Reintroducing Cotton as Haitian Export Crop

March 23, 2016
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Timberland Commissions Study to Test Feasibility of Reintroducing Cotton as Haitian Export Crop

Timberland Commissions Study to Test Feasibility of Reintroducing Cotton as Haitian Export Crop Timberland, Smallholder Farmers Alliance and Impact Farming Join Forces to Explore Expansion of Successful Sustainable Agroforestry Model in Haiti STRATHAM, N.H., March 22, 2016 – Global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland, Impact Farming and Haiti-based Smallholder Farmers Alliance (SFA) today announced the...
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Brazil says confirmed and suspected microcephaly cases rise to 5,200

March 23, 2016
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Brazil says confirmed and suspected microcephaly cases rise to 5,200

The number of confirmed and suspected cases of microcephaly in Brazil associated with the Zika virus rose to 5,200 in the week through March 19, from 5,131 a week earlier, the health ministry said on Tuesday. Of these, the number of confirmed cases climbed to 907 from 863 a week earlier, while suspected ones...
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Henex Jean-Charles,le Nouveau Choix du Président Jocelerme Privert

March 23, 2016
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Henex Jean-Charles,le Nouveau Choix du Président Jocelerme Privert

Mars 22, 2016 Comme fritz A. Jean, déboute par la chambre basse, Henex Jean-Charles n’a pas la réputation d’un technocrate prévaricateur. Comme Eriq Pierre, le prevalien désuet, éconduit par la Chambre Haute voilà une décade, Henex Jean Charles ne déambule pas avec la suffisance et l’arrogance a la pochette de sa veste. Henex Jean-Charles...
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MICHEL MARTELLY ENJOYS HOME DELIVERY

March 23, 2016
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MICHEL MARTELLY ENJOYS HOME DELIVERY

Ex-President Michel Martelly welcomed some market ladies with their gift baskets of fruit and vegetables. Sweet Micky remains very popular with the base. Since his retirement, Martelly is often seen in various neighborhoods, visiting with those who put him in power 5 years ago. The Martelly appeal remains high.
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