Laurent Lamothe rejette les accusations « sans fondement » du rapport Latortue

July 20, 2017
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Laurent Lamothe rejette les accusations « sans fondement » du rapport Latortue

Après une première audition en avril 2016 par la Commission d’enquête du Sénat de la République présidée à l’époque par le Sénateur Youri Latortue, l’ancien Premier ministre Laurent Lamothe a répondu à l’invitation qui lui a été adressée et s’est présenté une deuxième fois le jeudi 13 juillet 2017 devant cette Commission sénatoriale pour,...
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Police arrest Spanish soccer federation President amid corruption probe

July 20, 2017
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Police arrest Spanish soccer federation President amid corruption probe

Madrid, July 18 (IANS) The President of Spain’s football federation, his son, and the organisation’s Vice President were arrested on Tuesday amid a corruption investigation ordered by the country’s national courts Madrid, July 18 (IANS) The President of Spain’s football federation, his son, and the organisation’s Vice President were arrested on Tuesday amid a...
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Why Canada Is Able to Do Things Better

July 20, 2017
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Why Canada Is Able to Do Things Better

When I was a young kid growing up in Montreal, our annual family trips to my grandparents’ Florida condo in the 1970s and ‘80s offered glimpses of a better life. Not just Bubbie and Zadie’s miniature, sun-bronzed world of Del Boca Vista, but the whole sprawling infrastructural colossus of Cold War America itself, with...
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Haiti’s pilgrims beseech goddess of love at waterfall

July 20, 2017
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Haiti’s pilgrims beseech goddess of love at waterfall

( AFP) Every year on a week-end in mid-July, pilgrims from Haiti’s voodoo faith enter a waterfall in the hills to ask Erzulie, the goddess of love, for a better life in the coming year. “In the magic waterfall, where the spirit of Erzulie abides, we will dance and sing to ward off evil,”...
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Canada Warns Against Travel To Six Areas In This Caribbean Nation

July 20, 2017
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Canada Warns Against Travel To Six Areas In This Caribbean Nation

By NAN Contributor News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Mon. July 17, 2017: The Canadian government is warning nationals against travel to six areas in one Caribbean country. The updated July 12th warning urges Canadians to exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to Haiti and to avoid travelling to six areas there. Global Affairs...
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Haiti – DR : Minister of Defense contradicts the Haitian Ambassador- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 20, 2017
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Haiti – DR : Minister of Defense contradicts the Haitian Ambassador- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre: Following statements by the Haitian Ambassador to the Dominican Republic, Idalbert Pierre-Jean, who said he had received complaints from Haitian citizens in the Santiago de los Caballeros region who had been deported, including students in good standing, without the Dominican authorities gave them time to identify themselves, Lieutenant-General Rubén Darío Paulino Sem,...
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THIS IS A “MUST READ:”Secret aid worker: we learned the hard way that all funding has strings attached- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 18, 2017
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THIS IS A “MUST READ:”Secret aid worker: we learned the hard way that all funding has strings attached- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

With more than 10 years’ experience in the humanitarian sector, working in logistics and supply chain, I have faced many challenges. The most frustrating by far? Seemingly arbitrary and nonsensical donor requirements. I don’t think we should bite the hand that feeds us – indeed, we should remember that institutional donors are the only...
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Justice pour Klaus Eberwein! Pour un audit général!

July 18, 2017
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Justice pour Klaus Eberwein! Pour un audit général!

Juillet 17, 2017 Ne partageant pas la stratégie naïve consistant à fournir des preuves et des documents à ces Sénateurs-candidats pour qu’ils reconnaissent les faits et la vérité, Reseau Citadelle rejoint la position radicale de Madame Marie Carmelle Jean-Marie. Car, la lutte contre la corruption en Haiti, ne peut pas se baser sur cette...
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DHS to Examine Criminal Histories Before Extending Protected Status

July 16, 2017
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DHS to Examine Criminal Histories Before Extending Protected Status

by Ben Remaly The Trump administration will scrutinize the criminal histories and public benefit usage of hundreds of people living temporarily in the U.S. on protected immigration status before deciding whether to renew their ability to stay in America as conditions in their home countries improve. The Department of Homeland Security said the agency...
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The Sidewalk Pill Peddlers Of Port-Au-Prince

July 15, 2017
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The Sidewalk Pill Peddlers Of Port-Au-Prince

There is no way to miss the medicine sellers on the streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti’s capital. They carry spires of curved cardboard covered with multicolored pills — painkillers, antibiotics, Viagra knockoffs, abortion pills and cough syrups for children. These blister packs are arranged in rows, like a window display, to tempt customers. A pair...
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Genetically engineered mosquitoes could wipe out Zika, but some in Dallas County oppose local trials

July 15, 2017
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Genetically engineered mosquitoes could wipe out Zika, but some in Dallas County oppose local trials

The mosquitoes that carry the Zika virus and other mosquito-borne illnesses showed up in 38 new counties in the U.S. in 2016 — and 34 of those counties are in Texas, according to a report in the Journal of Medical Entomology last month. The increase in Aedes aegypti mosquitoes could have serious consequences.  Already...
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Enquête Petrocaribe : La méthode utilisée, rappelle l’inquisition

July 15, 2017
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Enquête Petrocaribe :  La méthode utilisée, rappelle l’inquisition

L’inquisitoire liberticide contre l’accusatoire juste et équitable. La démocratie et les mouvements de liberté sont basés sur de profondes réflexions autour de l’homme, l’individu, la société et l’Etat. Alexis Tocqueville, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, John Locke, Montesquieu ont fait un travail extraordinaire consistant à délimiter les frontières entre le gouvernement, la société civile et l’individu. Les...
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LAMOTHE CONTESTE ET CLARIFIE

July 15, 2017
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LAMOTHE CONTESTE ET CLARIFIE

INTERVENTION/SENAT 13 juillet 2017 Monsieur le Président de la Commission Ethique et Anti-Corruption, Honorables Membres de la Commission, Honorables Sénateurs présents, Après une première audition par la Commission d’enquête du Sénat de la République présidée par le Sénateur Youri Latortue, je me fais le devoir de répondre à votre invitation et je suis heureux...
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HAITI PETROCARIBE PROBE: COMPANIES WHO CONSPIRED TO STEAL BILLIONS OMEGA WORLD NEWS ATTACKS – TRUE OR FALSE – YOU BE THE JUDGE

July 15, 2017
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HAITI PETROCARIBE PROBE: COMPANIES WHO CONSPIRED TO STEAL BILLIONS OMEGA WORLD NEWS ATTACKS – TRUE OR FALSE – YOU BE THE JUDGE

PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI – Corruption often needs at least two willing participants, one who is willing to pay and a government official who is willing to break the law in exchange for payment.  In Haiti, like many other places, corruption would be harder if companies had the moral imperative to do what is right, not...
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Wyclef Jean Talks Being ‘Bamboozled’ During His Failed Political Career, Trump’s Immigration Policies and His ‘Unsung’ Story- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 15, 2017
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Wyclef Jean Talks Being ‘Bamboozled’ During His Failed Political Career, Trump’s Immigration Policies and His ‘Unsung’ Story- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

TV One’s flagship music series Unsung returns Sunday, July 9 with a spotlight on Wyclef Jean, probably its first ever solely featuring a Caribbean immigrant to the United States. In it, there are many revelations about the man who was the genesis of the influential rap trio The Fugees, where Lauryn Hill got her...
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Laurent Salvador Lamothe ex-Premier ministre haïtien / Parlement / 13 Juillet 2017 – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 14, 2017
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Laurent Salvador Lamothe ex-Premier ministre haïtien / Parlement / 13 Juillet 2017 – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P5cTOBEXBPw&feature=youtu.be _______________________________________________ COMMENT : HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG Only in Haiti would one find a guy like Senator Beauplan in charge of a committee investigating corruption. Well, I suppose, he might not be a major criminal, when we have some super experienced ones.
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Haitian police fatally shoot man during clashes with merchants

July 14, 2017
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Haitian police fatally shoot man during clashes with merchants

People cover the blood from the body of a man killed during clashes with security forces, as police tried to remove informal vendors in the commune of Petion Ville, in the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince, on July 13, 2017. (Photo: AFP) PETIONVILLE, Haiti (AFP) – A man was shot dead in Haiti on Thursday afternoon...
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Venezuelan independence celebrated

July 14, 2017
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Venezuelan independence celebrated

The Consulate General of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in Boston, led by acting Consul General Omar Sierra, hosted a Celebration of Venezuelan Independence on July 7 at the Community Church of Boston. The evening began with a meal of traditional Venezuelan delicacies and music. Representatives from several Latin American and Caribbean consulates joined...
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UN Assembly backs $40.5 million for Haiti cholera victims

July 14, 2017
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UN Assembly backs $40.5 million for Haiti cholera victims

By Edith M. Lederer | AP July 13 at 7:05 PM UNITED NATIONS — The General Assembly adopted a resolution Thursday backing the U.N. chief’s appeal to member states to transfer $40.5 million in unspent funds from Haiti’s peacekeeping mission to help victims of a cholera outbreak that has afflicted over 800,000 people. The resolution, adopted...
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Laborde gets seed and tools from the Smallholder Farmers Alliance

July 14, 2017
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Laborde gets seed and tools from the Smallholder Farmers Alliance

It began as a simple question. Would the Smallholder Farmers Alliance (SFA)  like a gift of 4,000 pairs of shoes for our farmer members in Haiti? Farmers in the Laborde area in southern Haiti trying on their new Vans shoes. The gift had special meaning because of how much these farmers lost when Hurricane...
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