Ten Haitian migrants die, 100 cling to capsized ship in Bahamas

November 26, 2013
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Ten Haitian migrants die, 100 cling to capsized ship in Bahamas

By Jane Sutton 1 of 4. Approximately 100 Haitians sit on the hull of a sail freighter after it grounded and capsized 15 nautical miles southwest of Staniel Cay, Bahamas, November 26, 2013. Credit: Reuters/U.S. Coast Guard photo/Handout via Reuters (Reuters) – At least 10 Haitian migrants were killed and rescuers scrambled to save...
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Does Haiti really need luxury hotels?

November 26, 2013
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Does Haiti really need luxury hotels?

ElRancho Credit: Roberto Stephenson The elegant lobby at the El Rancho is open to the air. It has been a long slog to recovery after Haiti’s earthquake almost four years ago. Thousands remain in provisional housing of plywood, tarps, and corrugated metal. New lodging is being created, though. It’s just not all of the...
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Border killings trigger mass deportation of Haitians from Dominican Republic

November 26, 2013
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Border killings trigger mass deportation of Haitians from Dominican Republic

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — More than 100 additional people have been deported to Haiti from neighbouring Dominican Republic after an elderly Dominican couple was killed, a spokesman for a Haitian migrant advocacy group said yesterday. The number of Haitians and people of Haitian descent who’ve been expelled has reached 354, said Josue Michel, a...
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Confirmée: Moise Jean Charles est celui qui finance et le supporte la violence politique a Petit Goave, SCOOP FM devrait questionner les jeunes

November 26, 2013
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Confirmée: Moise Jean Charles est celui qui finance et le supporte la violence politique a Petit Goave, SCOOP FM devrait questionner les jeunes

Les Chef des «rebelles» rendent leurs armes et demandent pardon… 25/11/2013 09:54:29 HaitiLibre:Dimanche 24 novembre 2013, aux environs de 7h00 du soir, sur les montagnes de Curtis, en présence de journalistes locaux, les Chefs des « Rebelles » Ti Sam, Black, « On the Mike » et Full, ont remis leurs armes aux deux...
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Caribbean leaders consider sanction against the Dominican Republic

November 25, 2013
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Caribbean leaders consider sanction against the Dominican Republic

By jacqueline charles The miami herald Flerillia Similien, 41, from Haiti, lies on the ground with her children who were born in the Dominican Republic, Anolin Similien, 11, center, and Ketleine Jeune, 13, left, at a shelter after they were deported by Dominican Republic authorities to Croix-des-Bouquets, Haiti, Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. Expulsions and...
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Shots fired at the Dominican Border with Haiti ! Tense situation ! Must see Video !

November 25, 2013
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Live Border Shootout between Dominicans and Haitians – VIDEO The situation between Dominicans and Haitians seems to to take a turn for the worst. After the Dominican authorities have decided to expell more than 244 Haitians, today there was shooting at the Border.
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Dominican citizenship law now Caribbean issue-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 25, 2013
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Dominican citizenship law now Caribbean issue-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

The Associated Press PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad — Caribbean leaders will hold a special emergency meeting to discuss a court ruling in the Dominican Republic that could strip citizenship rights to migrants and their descendants. The Caribbean Community will issue its response to the Dominican ruling after heads of government meet Tuesday in Trinidad. St. Vincent...
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Chasse aux haitiens à Neiba (en RD) suite à la mort suspecte de deux dominicains : au moins un haïtien tué, selon des médias dominicains, beaucoup plus selon d’autres sources

November 25, 2013
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Chasse aux haitiens à Neiba (en RD) suite à la mort suspecte de deux dominicains : au moins un haïtien tué, selon des médias dominicains, beaucoup plus selon d’autres sources

Plus de 250 migrants ont dû fuir la région et revenir en Haïti / Protestations aux abords du Consulat dominicain, à Pétion Ville Publié le samedi 23 novembre 2013 Une véritable chasse aux haïtiens a été déclenchée vendredi et samedi dans la région de Neiba (sud de la République dominicaine) suite à la découverte...
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Se casa el embajador norteamericano en RD con su pareja gay-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 25, 2013
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Se casa el embajador norteamericano en RD con su pareja gay-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Día de boda gay: El día más feliz en la vida de Wally Brewster En República Dominicana está prohibido el matrimonio de personas del mismo sexo. Habría que esperar la adecuación de los protocolos diplomáticos para las parejas de los representantes de los países en esta nación caribeña. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ U.S. Ambassador to RD marries...
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Les Etats-Unis sont opposés au renversement de Martelly.

November 24, 2013
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Les Etats-Unis sont opposés au renversement de Martelly.

Joël Danies Le coordinateur adjoint des affaires haïtiennes au département d’état américain, Joël Danies, refuse d’envisager un éventuel départ du président Michel Martelly. Le départ de Martelly n’est pas réaliste, a répondu M. Danies à une question sur les revendications de l’opposition haïtienne.Celebrasyon 210 anivèsè batay Vètyè nan Vil Okap ! Chèf peyi d’Ayiti-a mande...
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Haitian Photographer Wins Major U.S. Copyright Victory

November 24, 2013
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Haitian Photographer Wins Major U.S. Copyright Victory

by buildingaschool “This ruling is important because far too often we find that photographers don’t have the power to stand up to those that infringe with impunity. I hope that this sends a message, but in reality we need a cultural change so that once again photographs are valued.” Photographers have struggled financially over...
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Nearly 4 Years after Quake, Haitians Still in Tents

November 24, 2013
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Nearly 4 Years after Quake, Haitians Still in Tents

November 22, 2013 – 13:39 TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Eight-year-old Widlene Gabriel has lived nearly half her life in a camp for the hundreds of thousands of people displaced by the devastating January 2010 earthquake in desperately poor Haiti. As the fourth anniversary of the disaster approaches, more than 170,000 Haitians are still living in...
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Deportation fears on rise in Dominican Republic

November 24, 2013
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Deportation fears on rise in Dominican Republic

Wilver Cuevas Betances pauses during an interview Nov. 13 in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (THE ASSOCIATED PRESS) By Ben Fox, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Wilver Cuevas Betances was born in the Dominican Republic and never left until he ran into some soldiers at a bus station in Santo Domingo who demanded his passport. ”I...
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MASSACRE AT MALPASSE ONGOING – OVER 30 HAITIANS MURDERED BY MACHETTE AND GUNFIRE, MANY WOUNDED AS THEY ATTEMPT TO FLEE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

November 23, 2013
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MASSACRE AT MALPASSE  ONGOING – OVER 30 HAITIANS MURDERED BY MACHETTE AND GUNFIRE, MANY WOUNDED AS THEY ATTEMPT TO FLEE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

November 23, 2013 The situation, in the Dominican Republic, has become impossible for Haitians born there as the Dominican government revokes citizenship. Many are trying to get to Haiti, but there is no transportation. This afternoon, at the border crossing at Malpasse, large numbers of Haitians were attacked with machettes and gunfire. A reported...
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DIGICEL WINS THE CORPORATE CITIZENS OF THE AMERICAS AWARD FOR ITS EDUCATION WORK IN HAITI

November 23, 2013
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DIGICEL WINS THE CORPORATE CITIZENS OF THE AMERICAS AWARD FOR ITS EDUCATION WORK IN HAITI

Friday, 22 November 2013 13:22 L TO R – DIGICEL HAITI FOUNDATION’S SOPHIA STRANSKY, CEO, AND RACHEL PIERRE CHAMPAGNE, HEAD OF PROJECTS ENJOY THE AWARDS CEREMONY Port au Prince, Haiti – Thursday, 21st November, 2012. Digicel was named a winner at the 2012/13 Corporate Citizens of the Americas (CCA) Award last night at a...
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Haiti Government Publicizes Its Cooperation and Support for ECCO2 Haiti Program

November 23, 2013
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Haiti Government Publicizes Its Cooperation and Support for ECCO2 Haiti Program

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI–(Marketwired – Nov. 20, 2013) - The Ministry of the Natural Resources, Agriculture, and Rural Development for the Republic of Haiti publicized its cooperation and support to Agence Haitien de Développement Social, Educatif et Environnementale (AHDSEE), an NGO member to ECCO2 Global Partners for the memorandum of understanding to establish the ECCO2 Haiti...
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US starts community police program in Haiti

November 23, 2013
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US starts community police program in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) The U.S. State Department has begun a community policing program in Haiti that aims to strengthen ties between officers and the neighborhoods they patrol in a country where police are largely mistrusted. Stuart Smith, director of the U.S. Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs, said Friday that the program...
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Haiti to receive $50 million for highway repair

November 23, 2013
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Haiti to receive $50 million for highway repair

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) A major highway in Haiti will get an overhaul with the help of $50 million from the Inter-American Development Bank. The bank’s grant aims to repair parts of National Highway #1, which connects Haiti’s two biggest cities and busiest seaports, Port-au-Prince and Cap-Haitien. The goal is to foster economic development by...
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Production nationale Un coup de pouce aux riziculteurs de l’Artibonite

November 23, 2013
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Production nationale Un coup de pouce aux riziculteurs de l’Artibonite

Le Nouvelliste | Publié le : 22 novembre 2013 Depuis environ deux mois, la commune de l’Estère est dotée d’une usine de transformation de riz. La Compagnie haïtienne de promotion agricole (CHPA), dirigée par l’homme d’affaires Fritz P. Brandt, entend participer à la relance de la production locale de riz. Histoire d’une belle initiative Des sacs...
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ANOTHER KIM IVES LIE THAT MARTELLY GOVERNMENT SHOULD TAKE STEPS TO COUNTERACT: OTHERWISE WORLD BELIEVES IVES… 3000 MARCHERS BECOME 1,700,000!! WITH A COUPLE OF KEYSTROKES!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

November 23, 2013
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ANOTHER KIM IVES LIE THAT MARTELLY GOVERNMENT SHOULD TAKE STEPS TO COUNTERACT: OTHERWISE WORLD BELIEVES IVES… 3000 MARCHERS BECOME 1,700,000!! WITH A COUPLE OF KEYSTROKES!!!-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Popular march of thousands in Port au Prince, Nov 18, 2013 calling for resignation of Michel Martelly, photo Wendel Polynice, Haiti Liberte By Kim Ives, Haiti Liberte, Nov 20, 2013 Huge demonstrations in Haiti calling for President Michel Martelly to step down are growing in size, scope, and frequency. On Nov. 7, a march...
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