Haiti goes under U.N. spotlight after lawmakers fail to vote new cabinet- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 18, 2016
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Haiti goes under U.N. spotlight after lawmakers fail to vote new cabinet- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 17, 2016 Haiti’s new interim Prime Minister Fritz Jean, right, speaks with France’s Ambassador to Haiti Elisabeth Beton Delegue during the reception after his induction ceremony at the National Palace in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Friday, Feb. 26, 2016. Jean is an economist and former governor of Haiti’s central bank. Dieu Nalio Chery AP By...
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Tsunami Warning Exercise

March 18, 2016
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Tsunami Warning Exercise

Haiti Libre: This Thursday, March 17, Haiti participates in the regional tsunami warning exercise “Caribe Wave 16″, alongside thirty countries and territories in the Caribbean. During this exercise, the actors in the region responsible for Emergency Management will test the early warning system for tsunamis and other coastal hazards set up in 2005 under...
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Haiti Govt. blocks Santo Domingo-Port-au-Prince flights: Dominican airline

March 17, 2016
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Haiti Govt. blocks Santo Domingo-Port-au-Prince flights: Dominican airline

www.dominican today.com Santo Domingo.- The Dominican-based airline Air Century on Wednesday said Haitian authorities hinder its request to ply the El Higuero -Toussaint L’Overture route, from Santo Domingo and Port-au-Prince respectively,  despite complying with requirements. Air Century president Omar Chahin said the carrier has a license from the Dominican Civil Aviation Board (JAC) to...
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Volunteering for Infection in Hunt for Dengue, Zika Vaccines

March 17, 2016
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Volunteering for Infection in Hunt for Dengue, Zika Vaccines

By lauran neergaard, ap medical writer Forget mosquito bites. Volunteers let researchers inject them with the dengue virus in the name of science — and an experimental vaccine protected them. Next up, scientists plan to use this same strategy against dengue’s cousin, the Zika virus. It’s called a human challenge, a little-known but increasing...
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HEEEEEEES BACK!!!! “THE HERO OF LA SCERIE” SPENDS HOURS WITH HIS BOSS ARISTIDE – THEN HAS SUPPORTERS LEAVE PARLIAMENT TODAY – MAKING A QUORUM FOR PM VOTE IMPOSSIBLE.

March 17, 2016
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HEEEEEEES BACK!!!! “THE HERO OF LA SCERIE” SPENDS HOURS WITH HIS BOSS ARISTIDE   – THEN HAS SUPPORTERS LEAVE PARLIAMENT TODAY – MAKING A QUORUM FOR PM VOTE IMPOSSIBLE.

Mars 16, 2016 In Haiti bizarre is commonplace, werewolves discussed over coffee. The last few days have exceeded the “commonplace” to become “unbelievable bizarre.” Forget the werewolves!! Privert/Aristide are more dangerous. Yesterday morning – between 3 A.M. and 5 A.M. – Privert met with Aristide at Tabarre. Afterwards, the Aristide team says there will...
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Timberland Kicks Off National Tour of Documentary Film “KOMBIT: The Cooperative”

March 15, 2016
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Timberland Kicks Off National Tour of  Documentary Film “KOMBIT: The Cooperative”

Timberland Kicks Off National Tour of Documentary Film “KOMBIT: The Cooperative” Commitment to plant five million trees sows seeds of hope in Haiti Global outdoor lifestyle brand Timberland has announced the national tour of “KOMBIT: The Cooperative.” a documentary film chronicling a five-year project to reforest Haiti in partnership with the Smallholder Farmers Alliance...
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Zapping politics…

March 15, 2016
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Zapping politics…

Haiti Libre: Arnel Bélizaire launches a new party Friday, the former deputy Arnel Bélizaire officially launched a new political party “Defile Fòs Demokratik Revolisyonè”. The executive committee of this new political structure is composed of 9 members, including 4 women. The G9 and G48 are demanding the resignation of PM Senator Youri Latortue says...
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Haitians Lawsuit Against United Nations Over Cholera Continues

March 15, 2016
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Haitians Lawsuit Against United Nations Over Cholera Continues

The Source.com When cholera first appeared in Haiti, it caused massive panic throughout the country. It was reported well over 100,000 people were infected and close to 10,000 people were killed by the disease. Travel advisories were issued to tourists and foreigners with plans going to Haiti. News organizations headed towards the country to...
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Haiti – Jordan 2016 : End of the dream for young Grenadières U-17

March 15, 2016
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Haiti – Jordan 2016 : End of the dream for young Grenadières U-17

Haiti Libre: Sunday at Grenada Athletic Stadium (Grenada), as part of the final phase of qualifying for the FIFA World Cup (U-17) to be held from 30 September to 21 October 2016 in Jordan, the Grenadières faced Canada for the last ticket of the zone for Jordan 2016, at the small final, but despite...
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Haiti records nearly 100 cholera deaths in first two months of 2016

March 15, 2016
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Haiti records nearly 100 cholera deaths in first two months of 2016

PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti (CMC) — Haiti says it has recorded 96 people have died from cholera during the first two months of this year. The Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) said there were also 7, 782 cases of the disease during the period January 1 to February 27. But it said...
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With Each New Discovery, Zika Virus Becomes More Frightening

March 15, 2016
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With Each New Discovery, Zika Virus Becomes More Frightening

Carol Pearson VOA News: Scientists are making new discoveries about the Zika virus almost daily, and the more they learn, the more frightening the virus becomes. Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, said Thursday that “there is nothing about Zika control that is quick or easy. The only...
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COMEDY – TRAGEDY CONTINUES – FRITZ JEAN IS AMERICAN

March 14, 2016
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COMEDY – TRAGEDY CONTINUES – FRITZ JEAN IS AMERICAN

Mars 14, 2016 I thought – from his photos – that we were looking at a Bolivian Pimp! But Fritz Jean is just the typical Haitian politician – a greedy,  unpatriotic criminal liar. Today – Fritz Jean had his lawyers appearing on Haitian radio stations, telling us that Fritz Jean had relinquished his American...
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PERE LEBRUN AURA-T-IL LE VISA CANADIEN?

March 14, 2016
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PERE LEBRUN AURA-T-IL LE VISA CANADIEN?

Mas 14, 2016 C’EST LA QUESTION QUE SE POSENT LES OBSERVATEURS ET ACTEURS DE LA SCENE POLITIQUE, INFORMES DE LA TENUE SUR LE TERRITOIRE CANADIEN D’UNE RENCONTRE DES AN-CIENS CHEFS D’ETATS HAITIENS EN VUE DE TROUVER UNE ISSUE A LA CRISE ELECTORALE. LE CANADA EST TRES SOURCILLEUX SUR LA QUESTION DES DROITS HUMAINS.ON PEUT...
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Haiti’s politicians are the ones accountable in election chaos -Interim government must not be allowed to prolong elections

March 14, 2016
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Haiti’s politicians are the ones accountable in election chaos -Interim government must not be allowed to prolong elections

BY ROGER F. NORIEGA rnoriega@aei.org Despite decades of engagement by the United States, the United Nations and international donors in Haiti, a democratically elected and accountable government has eluded that country for most of the last 30 years. Although Haitians have a right to expect their government to serve the common good, too many...
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Haiti – Cholera : Downward trend but… – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 14, 2016
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Haiti – Cholera : Downward trend but… – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti Libre: Official data published by the Ministry of Public Health and Population (MSPP) indicate a gradual reduction in the number of cases. Indeed, from 1 January to 27 February, 7,782 cases and 96 deaths (65 institutional and 31 in community) have been reported, but the trend observed since January 1 to February 27...
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Haiti presidential candidate threatens to re-launch runoff campaign

March 14, 2016
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Haiti presidential candidate threatens to re-launch runoff campaign

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com One of the top two finishers in Haiti’s disputed presidential vote says he and his supporters will soon hit the streets if no clear signal is given about the fate of next month’s runoffs. “If on the 24th of March, no clear signal has been sent — and by a...
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CRISE AU SEIN DE L’ÉTAT : LA PRÉSIDENCE PROVISOIRE EST MAL PARTIE

March 14, 2016
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CRISE AU SEIN DE L’ÉTAT : LA PRÉSIDENCE PROVISOIRE EST MAL PARTIE

Depuis l’investiture du président provisoire, Jocelerme Privert, le 14 février dernier, une situation de tension règne au sommet de l’Etat.  Le discours de Privert le 7 février, lors président de l’Assemblée nationale, avait une allure on ne peut plus cavalière et annonçait déjà les couleurs de la confrontation. Dans la cour du Palais national,...
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Jovenel Moïse touts his entrepreneurial background in South Florida visit – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

March 11, 2016
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Jovenel Moïse touts his entrepreneurial background in South Florida visit – Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Mars 11, 2016 BY JACQUELINE CHARLES One of the top two finishers in Haiti’s disputed presidential vote says he and his supporters will soon hit the streets if no clear signal is given about the fate of next month’s runoffs. “If on the 24th of March, no clear signal has been sent — and...
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Brazil’s mothers left to raise microcephaly babies alone

March 11, 2016
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Brazil’s mothers left to raise microcephaly babies alone

Ianka Mikaelle Barbosa, 18, poses for a photograph with Sophia, 18 days old, who is her second child and was born with microcephaly, at her house in Campina Grande, Brazil February 17, 2016. Reuters/Ricardo Moraes Ianka Barbosa was 7 months pregnant when she found out her child had microcephaly. Before the baby was even...
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CONFUSION- PM ?

March 11, 2016
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CONFUSION- PM ?

Mars 11, 2016 La commission spéciale chargée de vérifier l’éligibilité du Premier Ministre nommé, M Fritz Alphonse Jean est composé des membres suivants: - Benoit laguerre (PHTK) - Etienne Ronald (Consorcium) - Bossé Jean Robert (Organizasyon pep kap lite) - Franck Lauture (Organizasyon pep kap lite) - Salem Raphael (Verite) - Gerard Theramene (Verite)...
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