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

SAM THE EAGLE HAS ADVICE FOR JOVENEL – “IT’S HARD TO SOAR WITH EAGLES WHEN YOU WORK WITH TURKEYS..”

June 10, 2017
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SAM THE EAGLE HAS ADVICE FOR JOVENEL – “IT’S HARD TO SOAR WITH EAGLES WHEN YOU WORK WITH TURKEYS..”

June 10, 2017 The Government offices are  full of Turkeys many with truly mixed or opposing loyalties! It is one thing to have your own Turkeys, but when the yard is crowded with someone else’s Turkeys you have a lot of bodies gobbling up the resources with no positive effect. The Cabinet is one...
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Improving Learning In Haiti’s Classrooms- Added COMMENTARY Buy Haitian-Truth

June 10, 2017
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Improving Learning In Haiti’s Classrooms- Added COMMENTARY Buy Haitian-Truth

In Haiti, about ninety percent of children are estimated to be in primary school. That is a real achievement compared to 20 years ago. But evidence shows that it is not enough to ensure that children are in the classroom. For real benefits, children need to engage in real learning when they are at...
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3 new ambassadors accredited

June 9, 2017
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3 new ambassadors accredited

Haiti Libre: Wednesday at the National Palace, the President of the Republic, Jovenel Moïse received the credentials of three new Ambassadors accredited to Haiti. They are Alberto Emilio Despradel Cabral (Dominican Republic), Cheng-Hao Hu (Republic of China – Taiwan) and Bader Almatrooshi (United Arab Emirates). These new ambassadors renewed the commitment of their respective...
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A possible future for Haiti

June 9, 2017
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A possible future for Haiti

A new president, “Banana Man”, is trying out fresh ideas for a country that desperately needs them Jun 8th 2017 | DESDUNES, ARTIBONITE VALLEY SWIVEL, clank, scoop, dump. On the outskirts of Desdunes, a town in Haiti’s fertile Artibonite valley, three enormous excavators sink claws into the banks of the muddy Duclos canal. Arching...
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MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: POLITICAL SITUATION IS A TIME BOMB – WILL JOVENEL BE ABLE TO DISARM SITUATION BEFORE IT DESTROYS HIS GOVERNMENT- THE NATION?

June 8, 2017
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MISSION IMPOSSIBLE: POLITICAL SITUATION IS A TIME BOMB – WILL JOVENEL BE ABLE TO DISARM SITUATION BEFORE IT DESTROYS HIS GOVERNMENT- THE NATION?

: June 6, 2017 Haiti accelerates towards the abyss as the Jovenel team misses opportunity, after opportunity to protect itself, and generate an environment required for its survival. Homeland Security head, John Kelly’s visit was such an opportunity. Some people, conversant with the meeting between President Moise and Kelly, express their indignation at what...
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Homeland Security Chief Kelly leaves door open — slightly — for Haiti TPS- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 8, 2017
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Homeland Security Chief Kelly leaves door open — slightly — for Haiti TPS- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles Miami Herald U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly was noncommittal about whether he would extend temporary immigration relief to thousands of Haitians living in the United States beyond January during a visit to Haiti Wednesday. But the retired Marine Corps general and former commander of United States Southern Command...
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Trump Won’t Pay a Penny For U.N. Cholera Relief Fund in Haiti

June 5, 2017
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Trump Won’t Pay a Penny For U.N. Cholera Relief Fund in Haiti

The Trump administration will rebuff a recent U.N. appeal to contribute millions of dollars to a cash-short trust fund established last year to provide relief to victims of a cholera epidemic that has killed more than 9,000 Haitians and sickened more than 800,000 more, according to U.S. and U.N. officials. The move will be...
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Haiti wants use IDB to finance nearly $1 billion of projects

June 5, 2017
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Haiti wants use IDB to finance nearly $1 billion of projects

Haiti Libre: Saturday, as part of the visit of the President of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in August, Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, in the presence of Ministers Jude Alix Patrick Salomon (Economy), Carmel André Béliard (Agriculture), Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet (Education) and Josué Pierre-Louis, General Coordinator of the Office of Management and...
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Mr. Trump, don’t send 50,000 Haitians back to a life of hardship

June 4, 2017
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Mr. Trump, don’t send 50,000 Haitians back to a life of hardship

Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly talks to Haitian President Jovenel Moise at the National Palace in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Wednesday. (Jean Marc Herve Abelard/European Pressphoto Agency) By Editorial Board June 3 at 6:17 PM LAST MONTH, on the very day the State Department cautioned Americans on the dangers of traveling to Haiti, the...
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Haiti’s participation in the 2nd Interregional Forum in Russia

June 4, 2017
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Haiti’s participation in the 2nd Interregional Forum in Russia

Haiti Libre: Me Aviol Fleurant, Minister of Planning and External Cooperation, participated in the 2nd Interregional Forum on the themes related to economic and industrial development held in St. Petersburg, Russia, from 28 May to 3 June 2017, his participation on behalf of the Government of Haiti was greatly appreciated by the United Nations...
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Will four hours in Haiti influence Homeland Security Secretary Kelly on TPS?

June 2, 2017
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Will four hours in Haiti influence Homeland Security Secretary Kelly on TPS?

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com A week after the Department of Homeland Security gave thousands of Haitians just six more months to legally work and live in the United States, casting doubt on their fate after January, the department’s chief is headed to Haiti. But don’t expect DHS Secretary John Kelly to visit any post-earthquake...
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Case of Dominican senator voted worst corruption case in the world

May 30, 2017
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Case of Dominican senator voted worst corruption case in the world

Published December 11, 2015 Fox News screenshot A notorious senator in the Dominican Republic is leading the pack in an international campaign that seeks to highlight the most egregious corruption cases around the world. Senator Felix Bautista has received more than 3,640 votes as part of Transparency International’s Unmask the Corrupt campaign – beating...
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Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 30, 2017
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Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions Mai 30, 2017 BRH gen leu ba Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions. Yo mandé Jovenel revoke Jean Baden Dubois. Baden montré Jovenel documents Federal Reserve ki gen gro akusation sou tête Unibank. Fenk  tombe. ____________________________________________________ COMMENT: HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG It is really time for President Moise to take control...
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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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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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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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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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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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