Archive for May 25th, 2016

CDB approves US$3.5-m grant to pay Haiti’s catastrophe risk insurance

May 25, 2016
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CDB approves US$3.5-m grant to pay Haiti’s catastrophe risk insurance

People walk among damaged buildings in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, after a 7.0-magnitude earthquake hit the country leaving thousands dead and many displaced. (Photo: AP) KINGSTON, Jamaica – The Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) board of directors has approved a grant of US$3.5 million to pay Haiti’s catastrophe risk insurance premium for the coming year. This marks...
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‘American Dream’ photo of West Point grad from Haiti goes viral

May 25, 2016
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‘American Dream’ photo of West Point grad from Haiti goes viral

Tears stream down the face of West Point Cadet Alix Idrache during the 2016 commencement ceremony at the U.S. Military Academy. Vito T. Bryant/U.S. Army By Dan Lamothe The Washington Post Published: May 25, 2016 As 2nd Lt. Alix Schoelcher Idrache stood at attention during the commencement ceremony at West Point, New York, on...
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Guy Philippe absent au tribunal de Jérémie

May 25, 2016
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Guy Philippe absent au tribunal de Jérémie

L’ex leader du Front pour la reconstruction nationale (FRN), Guy Philippe, invité à répondre aux questions de la justice autour de l’attaque armée contre le commissariat des Cayes, dans la nuit du 15 au 16 mai dernier, ne s’est pas présenté au parquet du tribunal civil de Jérémie, ce mardi 24 mai 2016, a...
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