Archive for June 2nd, 2016

UN chief: Haiti can ‘ill afford’ prolonged period of transitional governance

June 2, 2016
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UN chief: Haiti can ‘ill afford’ prolonged period of transitional governance

Casting a ballot in the second round of senatorial and parliamentary elections and the first round for a new president in Haiti’s capital Port au Prince, 25 October 2015. Photo UN/MINUSTAH/Logan Abassi 2 June 2016 – United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, taking note of the release of the report on the verification of the...
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UN response to Haiti cholera epidemic critics signals ‘potential breakthrough’

June 2, 2016
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UN response to Haiti cholera epidemic critics signals ‘potential breakthrough’

Letter discussed United Nations’ ‘human rights obligation’ amid deadly outbreak brought into Haiti by peacekeepers Figaro Nau rests on a stretcher in the Cholera Treatment Center in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. At least 30,000 people have died from the outbreak, latest studies show. Photograph: Andres Martinez Casares/Reuters Ed Pilkington in New York The United Nations is...
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EDITORIAL – MIAMI HERALD Let’s get Haiti’s vote right this time- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 2, 2016
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EDITORIAL – MIAMI HERALD Let’s get Haiti’s vote right this time- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

EDITORIAL – MIAMI HERALD Let’s get Haiti’s vote right this time Miami Herald Editorial Board The handwriting was on the wall even before Haiti’s Independent Commission of Evaluation and Verification formalized its finding on Monday: The round of elections for president in October was so rife with fraud that a new vote is required....
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Déclaration attribuable au Porte-parole du Secrétaire-Général sur Haïti

June 2, 2016
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Déclaration attribuable au Porte-parole du Secrétaire-Général sur Haïti

Juin 2, 2016 Dans un communiqué  Sandra Honoré, Porte-parole en Haïti du Secrétaire général de l’ONU, Ban Ki-moon, déclare  « qu’Haïti peut difficilement se permettre une période prolongée de gouvernance transitoire » et croit urgent « le retour à l’ordre constitutionnel ». Nous publions le contenu dudit communiqué. Déclaration attribuable au Porte-parole du Secrétaire-Général sur Haïti Le Secrétaire-Général...
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Prosecutor Puts Former Haiti Officials on Travel Ban List

June 2, 2016
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Prosecutor Puts Former Haiti Officials on Travel Ban List

ABC NEWS: Nine former Haitian electoral officials and 11 Cabinet ministers in former President Michel Martelly’s administration have been forbidden to leave the country. The order from Prosecutor Danton Leger was issued shortly after the release of a commission’s report calling for the presidential election to be redone due to the appearance of significant...
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