Earthquake/CHOLERA

Articles and image gallery from the 2010 earthquakes in Haiti

Des dizaines de poissons morts dans le lac Azuei, les autorités alertées-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 27, 2010
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Des dizaines de poissons morts dans le lac Azuei, les autorités alertées-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haïti: Les autorités haïtiennes s’apprêtaient dimanche à interdire la consommation de poissons dans plusieurs localités proches d’un lac où des dizaines de poissons ont été retrouvés morts ces derniers jours. “Une quantité anormale de poissons, plusieurs dizaines, ont été retrouvés morts à la surface de l’eau et sur les rives du lac Azuei qui...
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Haïti-Cholera : Les vodouisants de la Grand’Anse réclament justice

December 25, 2010
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Haïti-Cholera : Les vodouisants de la Grand’Anse réclament justice

mercredi 22 décembre 2010 Correspondance – Rio Jean Jérémie, 22 déc. 2010 — L’Association des Vodouisants de la Grand`Anse (AVOGA / Sud-ouest) réclame que l’action publique soit mise en mouvement contre les assassins des individus accusés de répandre de la « poudre de cholera », selon ce que déclare à AlterPresse la coordonnatrice...
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AMERICAN HELD WITH PRESIDENT PREVAL’S APPROVAL TO EMBARRASS AMERICANS AND PUT PRESSURE ON INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY: IN THE MEANTIME HAITIANS DIE!!! Collins-In Haiti, tension builds against visiting helpers

December 25, 2010
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AMERICAN HELD WITH PRESIDENT PREVAL’S APPROVAL TO EMBARRASS AMERICANS AND PUT PRESSURE ON INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY: IN THE MEANTIME HAITIANS DIE!!! Collins-In Haiti, tension builds against visiting helpers

The curious case of Paul Waggoner, who ferried medical supplies, highlights an uneasiness between foreigners and locals in post-quake, cholera-infected Haiti. BY TRENTON DANIEL tdaniel@MiamiHerald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE — Gaunt and unshaven, Paul Waggoner stepped out of his closet-sized cell at the Haitian National Penitentiary in downtown Port-au-Prince this past Monday for five minutes of casual...
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Haiti reels from voodoo lynchings-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 25, 2010
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Haiti reels from voodoo lynchings-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Aljazeera: At least 45 people have been killed across Haiti due to accusations that they are using “black magic” to spread cholera, the director of a Voodoo association says. Max Beauvoir, a voodoo priest, said on Friday most of the killings happened in the southern coastal town of Jeremie, where people were being lynched,...
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U.S. Approved Business With Blacklisted Nations-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 25, 2010
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U.S. Approved Business With Blacklisted Nations-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 23, 2010 By JO BECKER NEW YORK TIMES Despite sanctions and trade embargoes, over the past decade the United States government has allowed American companies to do billions of dollars in business with Iran and other countries blacklisted as state sponsors of terrorism, an examination by The New York Times has found. At...
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More Cuban Health Professionals to Haiti

December 24, 2010
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More Cuban Health Professionals to Haiti

Digital newspaper of Sancti Spiritus province, Cuba A new group of 60 Cuban health professionals belonging to the Henry Reeve International Contingent of Doctors Specializing in Situations of Disaster and Serious Epidemics arrived Thursday in Port-au-Prince, the Haitian capital, to join the Cuban Medical Brigade battling against the cholera outbreak in this impoverished Caribbean...
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Preval holds Haiti Hostage: Preval hints at staying on as Haiti president-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

December 24, 2010
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Preval holds Haiti Hostage:  Preval hints at staying on as Haiti president-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

`Préval has already served a maximum two terms in office. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Friday December 24, 2010 – It appears President René Préval may seek to stay on in his position until the controversy surrounding the disputed election results is cleared up. With just a month and a half to go before his mandate comes...
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Cite Soleil clinic fronts Haiti’s fight against cholera

December 24, 2010
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Cite Soleil clinic fronts Haiti’s fight against cholera

By Laura Trevelyan BBC News, Cite Soleil, Haiti: Waf Jeremie is a port at the outer edge of Cite Soleil, the sprawling slum in Port-au-Prince. People live in derelict corrugated iron shacks and the streets are full of rubbish, which the pigs are nosing through. We come here one day after meeting Jonathan at...
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Haiti mobs lynch voodoo priests over cholera fears

December 24, 2010
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Haiti mobs lynch voodoo priests over cholera fears

BBC-Latin America:Voodoo priests in Haiti are being lynched by mobs who blame them for spreading cholera, the country’s government has said. At least 45 people have been lynched in recent weeks as Haiti continues to be ravaged by a cholera epidemic. Haiti’s communications minister has made an appeal for the lynchings to end and...
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Haiti urged to halt cholera anti-voodoo lynchings

December 23, 2010
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Haiti urged to halt cholera anti-voodoo lynchings

By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) – The head of Haiti’s voodoo religion appealed to authorities Thursday to halt bloody lynchings of voodoo priests by people who blame them for causing the Caribbean country’s deadly cholera epidemic. Since the epidemic started in mid-October, at least 45 male and female voodoo priests, known respectively as...
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