DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti

DAILY REPORTS, Direct From Haiti

HUGE MARCH THROUGH PORT-AU-PRINCE TO CEP HEADQUARTERS IN PETION-VILLE – BIGGER ONE PLANNED FOR TOMORROW SEP 4TH!!!

September 3, 2015
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HUGE MARCH THROUGH PORT-AU-PRINCE TO CEP HEADQUARTERS IN PETION-VILLE – BIGGER ONE PLANNED FOR TOMORROW SEP 4TH!!!

September 3, 2015 Starting from various points, around the city, marchers congregated in front of the Petion-Ville CEP headquarters. Noisy demonstrators demanded the resignation of CEP President Opont, and the other members, of this organization. Their demonstrations are very important. Otherwise, the UNIBANK/Martelly/Boulos/Preval/Group Bourdon axis will gain control of the Nation. Once this happens,...
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A Look at CARIFESTA in Haiti, in Photos

August 31, 2015
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A Look at CARIFESTA in Haiti, in Photos

A cultural celebration in Haiti By the Caribbean Journal staff It’s just the 12th time the regional CARIFESTA festival has been held, but this year’s edition is finally in one of the region’s cultural capitals: Haiti. The festival, which officially began on Aug. 21, has been running in cities across Haiti. The festival is...
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18 months added to Haiti’s protected status

August 31, 2015
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18 months added to Haiti’s protected status

United States Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson has extended Haiti’s designation for Temporary Protected Status for an additional 18 months, Citizenship and Immigration Services reports. The agency said on Tuesday that the extended designation is effective Jan. 23, 2016, through Jul. 22, 2017. The U.S. urged current Haiti beneficiaries seeking to extend their...
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MEA CULPA??? DID WE SEE AMBASSADOR PAMELA WHITE BLINK??? DID WE HEAR AN APOLOGY AND RECOGNITION THAT THE AUG 9 ELECTION WAS A SCREW UP????

August 28, 2015
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MEA CULPA??? DID WE SEE AMBASSADOR PAMELA WHITE BLINK??? DID WE HEAR AN APOLOGY AND RECOGNITION THAT THE AUG 9 ELECTION WAS A SCREW UP????

August 28, 2015 Listeners to Radio Metropole, this morning, heard an unusual broadcast that really sounded like an admission, on Ambassador White’s part, that the August 9, 2015 elections were a disaster and something should be done. Well, OK, it was an admission that the August 9 elections were a disaster, couched in Politically...
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TROP!C’EST TROP!OPONT ET SES ASSOCIÉS DU CEP DOIVENT PARTIR!

August 27, 2015
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TROP!C’EST TROP!OPONT ET SES ASSOCIÉS DU CEP DOIVENT PARTIR!

Le Conseil Electoral Provisoire est le principal responsable de la gabegie du 9 Aout 2015.Les faits parlent haut et fort. La moindre investigation,  avec objectivité, conduirait à la mise en accusation des membres du Cep, en particulier, de son président, Pierre-Louis Opont. Tout laisse à penser que le fiasco des législatives a été une...
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Frank Petersen, first African-American Marine aviator, dies at 83

August 27, 2015
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Frank Petersen, first African-American Marine aviator, dies at 83

Lt. Gen. Frank E. Petersen, Jr. (ret.) the first African-American Marine Corps aviator and the first African-American Marine Corps general, died Aug. 25, 2015. Petersen served during the Korean War in 1953 and Vietnam in 1968. During his career, he flew more than 350 combat missions and more than 4,000 hours in various military...
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Tropical Storm Erika Spins Toward Caribbean, Path Unclear

August 25, 2015
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Tropical Storm Erika Spins Toward Caribbean, Path Unclear

by Erin McClam Tropical Storm Erika is drifting west toward the Caribbean, and forecasters say it could become a hurricane and brush close to Florida early next week. Tropical storm watches were posted Tuesday for some islands in the east Caribbean. At 11 a.m. ET, Erika packed winds of 45 mph and was about...
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FOREIGN PUPPETMASTERS DESTABALIZE ALREADY PRECARIOUS SITUATION

August 23, 2015
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FOREIGN PUPPETMASTERS DESTABALIZE ALREADY PRECARIOUS SITUATION

August 23, 2015 Immediately after the August 9 vote, even as Opont was in the process of laying his groundwork – to announce the pre-panned electoral results, favoring Martelly/Preval, a team of foreigners forced Opont’s revision, a revision that left the election in total confusion. The confusion saw a handful of candidates receive enough...
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GUY PHILIPPE – A FORMIDABLE CANDIDATE FOR TODAY – AND THE FUTURE

August 22, 2015
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GUY PHILIPPE – A FORMIDABLE CANDIDATE FOR TODAY  – AND THE FUTURE

August 22, 2015 Guy Philippe is a left-over from an earlier age. He is a patriot, with a social conscience. As a run-away winner in the Senatorial race, in Grande Anse,  he said that he would rather step aside than “benefit on the blood of the Mob.”Most would “smother their mothers” in order to gain an advantage, or...
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Puerto Rico, USVI prepare for weakening Hurricane Danny

August 22, 2015
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Puerto Rico, USVI prepare for weakening Hurricane Danny

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A weakening Hurricane Danny approached Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands on Saturday, but was expected to bring little relief to residents of the drought-stricken northern Caribbean. The Category 1 hurricane was located 600 miles (1,060 kilometers) east of the Leeward Islands late Saturday morning, with maximum...
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