Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

The prey: citizens of Haiti-Added COMMENTARY by Haitian-Truth

November 27, 2010
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The prey: citizens of Haiti-Added COMMENTARY by Haitian-Truth

They call it the predatory state, a term that evokes images of a vulture ripping flesh from bone, oblivious to the suffering of its prey, intent only on its own survival. By RENE BRUEMMER, The Gazette November 27, 2010 7:54 AM Sadly, in the case of Haiti, the image is apt and always has...
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CANCEL ELECTIONS UNTIL APRIL 2011 TO INSIST ON VOTE NOW LIKE TRYING TO SELL CONDO IN BUILDING WITH 5 ALARM FIRE…IRRESPONSIBLE!!!

November 25, 2010
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CANCEL ELECTIONS UNTIL APRIL 2011 TO INSIST ON VOTE NOW LIKE TRYING TO SELL CONDO IN BUILDING WITH 5 ALARM FIRE…IRRESPONSIBLE!!!

November 18, 2010 A photo is worth 10,000, perhaps a million words.   This photo shows  Haiti, and the elections represented in this photograph. The man is Haiti – dying in front of electoral posters. This entire situation has an Alice in Wonderland flavor. The Nation is dying of  a MINUSTAH/PREVAL  created   cholera epidemic. People...
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Experts Urge US to Stockpile Cholera Vaccine even as Preval Blocks Use in Haiti: Must Be A Message Here

November 25, 2010
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Experts Urge US to Stockpile Cholera Vaccine even as Preval Blocks Use in Haiti: Must Be A Message Here

Cholera outbreaks are devastating refugee camps after the earthquake that ravaged Haiti and now experts from Harvard Med. School, the George Washington U. and the Int’l. Vaccine Inst. (IVI) urge the US to stockpile cholera vaccines for humanitarian use saying that the cost of doing so would be low. “But the humanitarian benefits of...
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Election en Haïti: JUDE CELESTIN s’invente un titre d’ingénieur de l’EPFL

November 25, 2010
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Election en Haïti: JUDE CELESTIN s’invente un titre d’ingénieur de l’EPFL

PRÉSIDENTIELLE | Parmi les 18 candidats à la présidentielle, Jude Célestin, affirme être diplômé de la haute école. Or il n’en est rien. http://www.24heures.ch/actu/monde/election-haiti-favori-invente-titre-ingenieur-epfl-2010-11-24 © AFP | Grâce à ses gros moyens, Jude Célestin a fait tapisser les murs des villes avec ses affiches. Dominique Roux | 25.11.2010 | 00:00 «Je suis diplômé de l’Ecole polytechnique...
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Plastic Tub May Hold Clean Water Answers For Haiti

November 24, 2010
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Plastic Tub May Hold Clean Water Answers For Haiti

COLUMBIA – A plastic tub filled with sand might be the answer to Haiti’s need for clean water, a Mid-Missouri missionary told KOMU 8 News Today on Wednesday. Jeff Baker spent 10 days in Haiti following the earthquake last year, where he was introduced to the Biosand water filtration device — essentially a trash-can...
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UN Now Estimates Cholera Could Affect 400,000 Haitians killing 20,000 to 60,000 Depending Upon Medical Help-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 24, 2010
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UN Now  Estimates Cholera Could Affect 400,000 Haitians killing 20,000 to 60,000 Depending Upon Medical Help-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

VOA News24 November 2010 Photo: AP People suffering cholera symptoms are treated in a sports center converted into a cholera treatment center in Cap Haitien, Haiti, 23 Nov 2010 U.N. officials are calling for a much stronger international response to Haiti’s cholera outbreak after new estimates show the epidemic could affect as many as...
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VENEZUELA – BOLIVIA- CUBA – IRAN SUPPORTING CELESTIN PRESIDENCY

November 24, 2010
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VENEZUELA – BOLIVIA- CUBA – IRAN SUPPORTING CELESTIN PRESIDENCY

November 24, 2010 Preval’s  close association, with  Presidents Evo Morales, Fidel Castro, Hugo Chavez and Mahmoud Ahmadinejad,  is coming to a focus as Bob Manuel packages a deal for the support of a Celestin government. This  calculated insult for the governments of the United States, Canada and France, funded, to a large part, by...
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CANCEL ELECTIONS: Haiti cholera spreading faster than predicted: U.N. admits to 200,000 cases possible 2000 dead

November 23, 2010
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CANCEL ELECTIONS:  Haiti cholera spreading faster than predicted: U.N. admits to 200,000 cases possible 2000 dead

By Patrick Worsnip UNITED NATIONS | Tue Nov 23, 2010 4:59pm EST UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – Haiti’s deadly cholera epidemic is spreading faster than originally estimated and is likely to result in hundreds of thousands of cases and last up to a year, a senior U.N. official said on Tuesday. Since the disease first...
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Gripped by cholera, Haiti faces pre-election violence

November 23, 2010
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Gripped by cholera, Haiti faces pre-election violence

By Stephane Jourdain (AFP) – 4 hours ago PORT-AU-PRINCE — Deadly violence rocked the run-up to Haiti elections and protests simmered over the handling of a raging cholera outbreak, feeding fears Tuesday that the nation could slip toward broader unrest. Officials said two shooting victims died late Monday in Beaumont, a small town in...
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For Haiti’s dead-by-cholera body collectors, the job takes hazardous turn

November 23, 2010
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For Haiti’s dead-by-cholera body collectors, the job takes hazardous turn

BY JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Residents afraid of catching cholera turned on a group of body collectors — and the photojournalists following them — Saturday, snatching the lead supervisor and beating him up before calling police. “It was a bad moment. I really thought they were going to kill me,” Rochefort Saint-Louis,...
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