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Will Haitians ever see their votes count in a real Election?

POT CALLS THE KETTLE BLACK –SENATE PRESIDENT DESRAS ATTACKS MARTELLY OVER ONA FIASCO – SAYS MARTELLY GOVERNMENT DOOMED IF NO ELECTIONS IN OCTOBER

April 21, 2014
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POT CALLS THE KETTLE BLACK  –SENATE PRESIDENT DESRAS  ATTACKS MARTELLY OVER ONA FIASCO – SAYS MARTELLY GOVERNMENT DOOMED IF NO ELECTIONS IN OCTOBER

April 21, 2014 Senate President Desras makes statement from Fermath home allegedly purchased with $330,000 bribe as he accuses Martelly government of illegal activity with regard to ONA. Seems as though government, short of cash, borrowed from ONA and public pension funds. BRH then tried to cover this by offering bonds on the local...
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Wendi C. Thomas: Symphony chair, doctor give gift of music to Haitian teen

April 19, 2014
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Wendi C. Thomas: Symphony chair, doctor give gift of music to Haitian teen

Dr. Susan Nelson, a volunteer physician with the West Tennessee Haiti Partnership, delivers a flute donated by Memphis Symphony Orchestra board chair Gayle Rose to Myrielle Julian, 15, outside Holy Trinity Cathedral in Port au Prince, Haiti. Myrielle’s father, Moliere Julian, asked Nelson if she could find a flute for his daughter, who recently...
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Haiti President Martelly to visit Taiwan next week

April 19, 2014
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Haiti President Martelly to visit Taiwan next week

2014/04/19 09:59:10 President Ma Ying-jeou chatted with President Michel Joseph Martelly during a visit to Haiti in August 2013. Taipei, April 19 (CNA) President of Haiti Michel Joseph Martelly is scheduled to arrive in Taiwan April 21 on a four-day state visit, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Saturday. Martelly, who assumed office in...
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Growing Protests in Haiti: Thousands Demonstrate to Demand the Departure of President Martelly and MINUSTAH

April 18, 2014
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Growing Protests in Haiti: Thousands Demonstrate to Demand the Departure of President Martelly and MINUSTAH

By kim ives Thousands marched in the streets of Port-au-Prince on Apr. 15 to demand that President Michel Martelly step down. The day before, 50 protestors picketed outside the military headquarters of the 9,000-soldier occupation force, the United Nations Mission to Stabilize Haiti or MINUSTAH, demanding that the troops leave Haiti by the May...
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Haiti, Turkey Hold Talks in Port-au-Prince

April 16, 2014
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Haiti, Turkey Hold Talks in Port-au-Prince

Above: Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe By the Caribbean Journal staff Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu continued his trip to Hispaniola on Tuesday with a visit to Port-au-Prince. Davutoglu held talks with Haitian officials including Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe, new Foreign Minister Duly Brutus and Trade Minister Wilson...
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OAS Permanent Council Bids Farewell to the Permanent Representative of Haiti

April 16, 2014
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OAS Permanent Council Bids Farewell to the Permanent Representative of Haiti

OAS Permanent Council Bids Farewell to the Permanent Representative of Haiti April 9, 2014 Photo: OAS The Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) today bid farewell to the Ambassador of Haiti to the hemispheric Organization, Duly Brutus, who will leave the post after ten years to become Minister of Foreign Affairs...
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ANTI GOVERNMENT MANIFESTATIONS FAILS TO DRAW EXPECTED SUPPORT

April 16, 2014
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ANTI GOVERNMENT MANIFESTATIONS FAILS TO DRAW EXPECTED SUPPORT

April 15, 2014 In spite of a large cash investment and an investment of reputation by Milrlande MOO Manigat, Newton St. Juste, Moise Jean-Charles, Andre Michel and a host of others, the April 15 turn out was a fizzle. The manifestation failed! With a stretch of the imagination, there might have been 1500 –...
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JUST A HOLIDAY FOR VANNEUR PIERRE AS NEW MINISTER OF EDUCATION MANIGAT FAILS TO FIT IN??

April 16, 2014
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JUST A HOLIDAY FOR VANNEUR PIERRE AS NEW MINISTER OF EDUCATION MANIGAT FAILS TO FIT IN??

April 16, 2014 It is strange to see President Martelly hugging and complementing Vanneur Pierre at recent meetings on Education. Martelly was effusive, in his praises of the ex-Minister of Education, even with the new boy, Nesmy Manigat, sitting beside them. We could not understand why the Martelly/Lamothe government replaced Vanneur Pierre with someone...
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Le Président Martelly en tournée à Pilate, Port-Margot et Borgne

April 13, 2014
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Le Président Martelly en tournée à Pilate, Port-Margot et Borgne

Vendredi, le Président Michel Martelly, a effectué une tournée d’une journée dans le Nord, notamment dans les communes de Pilate, Port-Margot et Borgne où il a rencontré la population autour du développement de ces zones. Accompagné de Philippe Cinéas, Secrétaire d’Etat aux Travaux Publics, le Chef de l’État, accueilli par le Délégué Départemental du...
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Haiti struggles to educate its youth -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

April 13, 2014
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Haiti struggles to educate its youth -Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Al Jazeera: Government still struggling to rebuild the education sector since major earthquake struck in 2010. The United Nations wants children across the world to be given the opportunity to complete primary schooling by next year. It is part of the Millennium Development Goals, agreed by world leaders in 2000. But for some children...
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