A MUST READ ON EARTHQUAKE

July 22, 2017
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A MUST READ ON EARTHQUAKE

How Haitian Earthquake Relief Efforts Pulled Off a Huge Con Job, With the Help of Mainstream Media Money that was promised to provide “tens of thousands of people with permanent homes” reportedly only made it to a total of six. PORT-AU-PRINCE – AUGUST 22: The collapsed Presidential Building in Port-Au-Prince, Haiti on August 22,...
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Parkersburg native talks about evolving crafts business

July 22, 2017
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Parkersburg native talks about evolving crafts business

Fritz Renner started in Parkersburg, moved to California Jul 21, 2017 Paul LaPann Fritz Renner holds a Tree of Life from Beyond Borders, 55-gallon steel drum art from Fair Trade Haiti, and Scrappy Dog from Yardbirds in Kentucky. Artist Rich Kolb made this dog figure from scrap metal. (Photo Provided) MONTEREY, Calif. — Fritz...
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Trump To Nominate Maryland Native, Career Diplomat, As Ambassador To Haiti

July 22, 2017
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Trump To Nominate Maryland Native, Career Diplomat, As Ambassador To Haiti

wbal.com President Donald Trump plans to nominate a career diplomat from Maryland to be the next ambassador to Haiti, the White House announced Thursday. Michele Jeanne Sison currently serves as deputy permanent representative at the U.S. mission to the United Nations, a role she’s held since 2014. Sison previously served as ambassador to Sri...
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PROTOCOLE DES FUNERAILLES OFFICIELLES DU PROFESSEUR JEAN CLAUDE FIGNOLÉ ÉCRIVAIN, ANCIEN MAIRE DE LA COMMUNE DES ABRICOTS DÉCÉDÉ, LE MARDI 11 JUILLET 2017

July 21, 2017
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PROTOCOLE DES FUNERAILLES OFFICIELLES DU PROFESSEUR JEAN CLAUDE FIGNOLÉ ÉCRIVAIN, ANCIEN MAIRE DE LA COMMUNE DES ABRICOTS    DÉCÉDÉ, LE MARDI 11 JUILLET 2017

Jeudi 20 juillet 2017 7h00 p.m. Local de AMAGA (Caracoli, Jérémie) : Veillée patriotique en mémoire de feu Professeur Jean Claude Fignolé, Ancien Maire des Abricots et Ancien Président de l’Association des Maires de la Grand’Anse (AMAGA), organisée par ladite Association Vendredi 21 juillet 2017 Hôtel Montana : Les Parents reçoivent les salutations à l’Hôtel...
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Did a Former Haitian Official Commit Suicide Before Clinton Testimony?

July 20, 2017
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Did a Former Haitian Official Commit Suicide Before Clinton Testimony?

After Klaus Eberwein’s suicide, inevitable links to the “Clinton Body Count” rumor emerged, but without clear merit. CLAIM Former Haitian official Klaus Oberwein died in a suspicious suicide days before he was scheduled to testify against either Hillary Clinton or the Clinton Foundation. RATING FALSE ORIGIN On 12 July 2017, the Miami Herald covered the...
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Les Etats-Unis offrent 15 mille visas supplémentaires pour 2017

July 20, 2017
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Les Etats-Unis offrent 15 mille visas supplémentaires pour 2017

Il s’agit d’une démarche exceptionnelle qui vise à soutenir les entreprises américaines en manque de travailleurs non agricoles. À l’heure qu’il est, des entreprises américaines font face à un manque de mains-d’œuvre qualifiées et disposées pour effectuer le travail non-agricole temporaire. Pour résoudre ce problème, l’administration Trump offrira un supplément de 15 000 visas...
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Les douanes à Roissy font une saisie record d’écailles de tortues

July 20, 2017
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Les douanes à Roissy font une saisie record d’écailles de tortues

En provenance de Haïti, les écailles de quelque 380 tortues, d’une valeur de 300 000 euros, étaient destinées au Vietnam. Les douanes ont réalisé une saisie record d’écailles de tortues marines le 13 juillet à l’aéroport de Roissy. L’ensemble correspond à plus de 380 tortues Eretmochelys imbricata, une espèce protégée par la convention de Washington...
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Man pleads guilty in $3 million Haitian bribery scheme

July 20, 2017
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Man pleads guilty in $3 million Haitian bribery scheme

The Associated Press MIAMI The former general manager of a Florida-based telecommunications company has pleaded guilty for his role in a $3 million Haitian bribery scheme. Court records show 66-year-old Amadeus Richers, who headed Cinergy and Uniplex, pleaded guilty in Miami federal court Wednesday to conspiring to violate the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. His...
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Haiti opens army recruitment- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 20, 2017
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Haiti opens army recruitment- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti opened recruitment for its new army Monday, attracting a long line of young Haitians who want to be part of the revived force. The five-day recruitment drive runs until Friday, and is a significant public step in rebuilding the force, which was dismantled more than two decades ago...
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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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