Archive for May, 2017

Former Senator Turneb Delpé, Coordinator of MOPOD passed away- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 28, 2017
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Former Senator Turneb Delpé, Coordinator of MOPOD passed away- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Saturday, 27 May, former Senator Turneb Delpé, Coordinator of the “Mouvement Patriotique Populaire Dessalinien” (MOPOD) died in a hospital in New York after a long illness, confirmed members of his family. Turneb Delpé, a militant of all the struggles to allow the Haitian people to live democracy, made themselves known within the Communist Party...
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Pourquoi, ce gouvernement a t-il refusé d’anticiper les agitations sociales prévisibles?

May 28, 2017
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Pourquoi, ce gouvernement a t-il refusé d’anticiper les agitations sociales prévisibles?

Pourquoi, ce gouvernement a t-il refusé d’anticiper les agitations sociales prévisibles? (Texte de Cyrus Sibert) Grève des enseignants, manifestations dans plusieurs communes, arrêt de travail dans les parcs industriels…nous avions mis en garde le gouvernement du Président Jovenel Moise et du Premier Ministre Jack Guy Lafontant contre le danger que représente les revendications sociales...
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Haiti Exports 2008-2017

May 28, 2017
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Haiti Exports  2008-2017

Exports in Haiti decreased to 71.32 USD Million in December from 72.21 USD Million in November of 2016. Exports in Haiti averaged 72.30 USD Million from 2008 until 2016, reaching an all time high of 98.30 USD Million in October of 2014 and a record low of 11.91 USD Million in January of 2010....
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TOO LITTLE TOO LATE: UN Peacekeepers: How another Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed

May 28, 2017
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TOO LITTLE TOO LATE: UN Peacekeepers: How another Haiti child sex ring was whitewashed

AMER AMERICAN CONGRESSMAN BOB BARR WITH URUGUAYAN COMCHIEF ED MARGER WITH JOHNY JEAN’S FATHER By katy daigle and paisley dodds, associated press COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — May 26, 2017, 4:23 PM ET The general sat on a plastic lawn chair in the garden of his mother’s home, the scent of tropical blooms filling the...
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JOVENEL IS WHISTLING PAST THE CEMETERY: Haiti police will keep the peace when UN force leaves – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 27, 2017
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JOVENEL IS WHISTLING PAST THE CEMETERY: Haiti police will keep the peace when UN force leaves – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Reuters Published: 08:59 BST, 26 May 2017 | Updated: 08:59 BST, 27 May 2017 By Sophie Hares CANCUN, Mexico, May 26 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Haiti´s expanded national police force of 15,000 will be able to maintain security after the United Nations withdraws more than 2,300 peacekeeping troops following 13 years in the...
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How Some Of Haiti’s Elite Helped Screw 50,000 Of Their Own!

May 27, 2017
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How Some Of Haiti’s Elite Helped Screw 50,000 Of Their Own!

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. May 26, 2017: Last Fall in Little Haiti in Miami, Florida, a group calling itself ‘Haitians For Trump,’ emerged buoyant in their shocking support of then Presidential candidate, Donald J. Trump. The stunning endorsement from a black, immigrant bloc stunned other immigrant and minority...
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HEEEEEEEEEE’S BACK – MICHEL MARTELLY PERFORMS ON MOTHER’S DAY – CHAMPS DE MARS

May 26, 2017
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HEEEEEEEEEE’S BACK – MICHEL MARTELLY PERFORMS ON MOTHER’S DAY – CHAMPS DE MARS

May 25, 2017 Michel Martelly’s gift to The Mothers of Haiti? A free concert at Champs de Mars Saturday. Listen to his video.
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Hausse De L’insécurité Aux Gonaïves

May 26, 2017
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Hausse De L’insécurité Aux Gonaïves

Sous le regard passif des autorités policières et judiciaires, le phénomène de l’insécurité tend à refaire surface dans la cité de l’indépendance. Toute la ville en parle. Personne n’en est exempt. À la tombée de la nuit, des bandits opèrent dans plusieurs quartiers en toute quiétude. Les Gonaïviens sont sur le qui-vive. Les actes...
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For Haitians who came to U.S. after earthquake, another deportation reprieve

May 26, 2017
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For Haitians who came to U.S. after earthquake, another deportation reprieve

A woman carries water through a refu­gee camp in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Feb. 6, 2010, weeks after a devastating earthquake hit the country. (John Moore/Getty Images) By Maria Sacchetti May 22 Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly granted a six-month extension Monday to 58,000 Haitian immigrants who have been spared from deportation since a...
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Departments of State and Homeland Security have very different views on Haiti

May 26, 2017
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Departments of State and Homeland Security have very different views on Haiti

In this Aug. 17, 2012 photo, printers sit on a desk on the roof the earthquake damaged National Palace in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. CREDIT: AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery The U.S. government apparently sees Haiti through two lenses. On the one hand, it’s a country where conditions are good enough for the U.S. Department of Homeland Security...
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Trump administration proposes to cut aid to Haiti by nearly 18%

May 26, 2017
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Trump administration proposes to cut aid to Haiti by nearly 18%

On Tuesday, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said President Donald Trump’s first budget proposal included substantial reductions in diplomacy and development assistance and humanitarian assistance in Latin America, with reductions proportionate to each country. In this budget proposal, which must still be passed by Congress and which may undergo modifications, the State Department and...
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‘Ignored’ hunger crisis unfolds in post-hurricane Haiti

May 24, 2017
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‘Ignored’ hunger crisis unfolds in post-hurricane Haiti

A child is screened for malnutrition in a mobile clinic in Les Anglais, on the western coast of Haiti’s southern peninsula. (Credit: St. Boniface Haiti Foundation) Health experts say the international community has turned a blind eye to widespread food insecurity in Haiti, where communities across nearly every region of the island are approaching risk of famine. In March,...
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UN wants to shift $40 mln to Haiti cholera fund

May 24, 2017
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UN wants to shift $40 mln to Haiti cholera fund

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres made the proposal to the UN General Assembly to address a major shortfall in the USD 400 million needed to help Haiti recover from the epidemic united nations, May 24 The United Nations is proposing that USD 40.5 million from the unspent budget of the UN mission in Haiti be...
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Presiding Bishop preaches on ‘forgiveness, repentance, healing and reconciliation’ in Haiti

May 24, 2017
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Presiding Bishop preaches on ‘forgiveness, repentance, healing and reconciliation’ in Haiti

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Michael B. Curry (center), Bishop of Haiti Jean Zache Duracin (left) and Bishop Suffragan of Haiti Ogé Beauvoir (right), talk before the solemn Eucharist on Tuesday, May 23 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The bishops and members of the Diocesan Standing Committee ceremoniously signed a covenant aimed at healing and reconciling the...
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Liberia, S/Leone, Guinea in the Cold – Trump Administration Extends TPS For Haiti

May 24, 2017
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Liberia, S/Leone, Guinea in the Cold – Trump Administration Extends TPS For Haiti

Washington D.C. – As the projected May 21, deadline expired Monday, the Trump administration offered relief to more than 50,000 Haitians who will reportedly have their Temporary Protective Status extended by six months. The Washington Post reported Monday that the administration plans to allow for a six-month extension of the special humanitarian immigration status granted to tens of thousands...
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U.S. Extends Temporary Protected Status for Haitians, But Will Mass Deportations Follow in 6 Months?

May 24, 2017
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Guests Jumaane Williams New York city councilmember for District 45. His district represents one of the largest populations of Haitians in the country. In a partial victory for the Haitian-American community, the Department of Homeland Security announced Monday it has extended Haitians’ temporary protected status (TPS). Tens of thousands of Haitians were given TPS...
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Trump Is Letting One Immigrant Group Stay In America (For Now)

May 24, 2017
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Trump Is Letting One Immigrant Group Stay In America (For Now)

Justice Trump Is Letting One Immigrant Group Stay In America (For Now) AP/Sipa USA Thus far, the still-nascent Trump administration has already offered a startling rebuke of traditional American policies when it comes to immigration. Across the country, immigrants have been subject to deportations and arrests and the administration has signed two legally dubious...
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Refleksyon sou 6 mwa TPS ak pri gaz la — 2 dosye ki reprezante yon veritab enpas ke nou menm aysyen dwe konprann ak bonjan lojik.- (Teks Cyrus Sibert)

May 23, 2017
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Refleksyon sou 6 mwa TPS ak pri gaz la — 2 dosye ki reprezante yon veritab enpas ke nou menm aysyen dwe konprann ak bonjan lojik.- (Teks Cyrus Sibert)

Mezanmi avan nou bat je, 6 mwa ap rive. Koze renouvle TPS pou 6 mwa epi mete moun yo nan kè sote-a se demagoji. Revandikasyon an sipoze regilarize papye moun TPS yo ki deja ap viv ozetazini, fè pitit nan peyi-a, gen byen, zanmi ak relasyon nan peyi-a. Aysyen pa reprezante yon menas pou...
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Haiti – FLASH : Valuable equipment found abandoned for 7 years

May 22, 2017
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Haiti – FLASH : Valuable equipment found abandoned for 7 years

Haiti Libre (Haitian-Truth edited the title) Friday, as part of a follow-up tour of the caravan of change, President Moïse accompanied by Fritz Caillot, Minister of Public Works, Mayor of Cayes, Gabriel Fortuné and several parliamentarians, discovered in Mapou Lagon (Communal section of Estère) in the Artibonite, 4 containers filled with valuable equipment, abandoned...
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