Cayes-Manifestation violente: Gabriel Fortuné annonce sa démission

June 5, 2018
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Cayes-Manifestation violente: Gabriel Fortuné annonce sa démission

Ces commerçants et commerçantes ont gagné les rues pour contraindre l’administration communale des Cayes de retourner sur la décision prise pour délocaliser le marché principal de la ville. Pour faire passer leurs revendications, ces marchands et marchandes ont brûlé des pneus et échangé des pierres avec des individus non identifiés, un agent de l’unité...
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BURNING TIRES BLOCK ROUTE 9 WHILE TWO TRUCKLOADS OF ROCKS EFFECTIVELY SEVERED THE MAIN ROAD DIRECTLY IN FRONT OF DAMIEN… 9 VEHICLES TORCHED.

June 5, 2018
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BURNING TIRES BLOCK ROUTE 9 WHILE TWO TRUCKLOADS OF ROCKS EFFECTIVELY SEVERED THE MAIN ROAD DIRECTLY IN FRONT OF DAMIEN… 9 VEHICLES TORCHED.

June 6, 2018 Yesterday, the access to St Marc was effectively blocked around noon as burning tires erupted on Route 9, in Cite Soleir, and someone dumped two 11 cubic yard loads of rocks across the road in front of our Ministry of Agriculture in Damien. The traffic soon became impossible. Then 9 vehicles...
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Haiti’s Guy Philippe still pursuing freedom, and $100 million, despite his guilty plea- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 5, 2018
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Haiti’s Guy Philippe still pursuing freedom, and $100 million, despite his guilty plea- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles And Jay Weaver jcharles@miamiherald.com Jweaver@Miamiherald.com June 01, 2018 07:51 PM Updated June 02, 2018 11:10 AM He led a bloody revolt against a sitting president. He eluded several attempts by U.S. authorities to capture him on drug charges. And even after pleading guilty to money laundering, Haiti’s best-known rogue revolutionary is...
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Haiti excluded from White House reception of ‘like-minded’ friends on Venezuela- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 5, 2018
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Haiti excluded from White House reception of ‘like-minded’ friends on Venezuela- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Franco Ordoñez And Jacqueline Charles fordonez@mcclatchydc.com jcharles@miamiherald.com June 04, 2018 10:31 PM The government of Haiti was not invited to a special White House reception Monday night for “like-minded” governments who are standing with the United States in a call to suspend Venezuela from the Organization of American States. Vice President Mike Pence...
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Haiti’s President Jovenel Moïse Talks About His Ambitious Energy Agenda

June 5, 2018
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Haiti’s President Jovenel Moïse Talks About His Ambitious Energy Agenda

By Mfonobong Nsehe: Despite Haiti dominating the news cycle earlier this year for unwelcome reasons (read: Oxfam), some more recent positive news stories coming out of the country seem to have completely flipped the script. Earlier this month, President Jovenel Moïse’s flagship policy – the ‘Change Caravan’ – marked its one-year anniversary. This initiative...
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Taiwan to loan NT$4.5 billion to Haiti for infrastructure: MOFA

June 2, 2018
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Taiwan to loan NT$4.5 billion to Haiti for infrastructure: MOFA

Taipei, May 31 (CNA) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Thursday that Taiwan will assist Haiti secure a NT$4.5 billion (US$150 million) loan from banks involved in the Republic of China’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) program, refuting rumors that the country is reverting to checkbook diplomacy. MOFA spokesman Andrew Lee (李憲章) told reporters...
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As Taiwan and China rivalry continues, Haiti president wraps up visit to Taipei

June 2, 2018
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As Taiwan and China rivalry continues, Haiti president wraps up visit to Taipei

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@Miamiherald.com May 31, 2018 07:03 PM Updated June 01, 2018 11:05 AM Haitian President Jovenel Moïse’s first official visit to Taiwan this week produced photo ops, meetings with Taiwanese business people and a military salute with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen at his side during a ceremony. But so far, it doesn’t...
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World Bank Supports Road Connectivity and Transparency in Haiti

June 2, 2018
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World Bank Supports Road Connectivity and Transparency in Haiti

The FINANCIAL — WASHINGTON, May 31, 2018 – More than 350,000 people in rural Haiti will benefit from improved access to all weather roads, local markets and health centers in the South, South East and Nippes departments as a result of a new US$ 75 million grant from the International Development Association approved today...
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As Taiwan loses another ally to China, Haiti’s president heads to Taipei to negotiate- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 31, 2018
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As Taiwan loses another ally to China, Haiti’s president heads to Taipei to negotiate- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com Updated May 25, 2018 07:00 PM Haiti has long struggled to lure jobs, and attract foreign investments. But now the country is in a rare position of strength as China and Taiwan engage in a global tug-of-war over diplomatic allegiances. For now, Haiti is signaling that it’s aligned with Taiwan,...
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Politique : La Primature recrute les représentants de l’Exécutif au sein du Conseil électoral permanent

May 31, 2018
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Politique : La Primature recrute les représentants de l’Exécutif au sein du Conseil électoral permanent

Port-au-Prince, le 29 Mai 2018.-La Primature a publié hier 28 mai un appel à candidature pour le choix des représentants du pouvoir exécutif au sein du Conseil électoral permanent (CEP). En référence à l’article 192 de la constitution, la primature informe que toute personne désireuse de figurer dans la liste des 3 représentants peut...
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Crime Cartels Revive Caribbean Cocaine Pipeline

May 31, 2018
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Crime Cartels Revive Caribbean Cocaine Pipeline

As cocaine pours largely unopposed across the border from Colombia, with production in the Andean nation at a record high, organized crime has developed one of the region’s most prolific drug pipelines into the Dominican Republic. While there are some illegal flights that swing past, the lion’s share of the drug streaks across the Caribbean in go-fast...
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CHICOM or CHICON, THAT IS THE QUESTION! IS HAITI DEALING WITH PRC OR SOME CRIMINAL CON MEN? THERE IS AN OLD SAYING, “IF IT SOUNDS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE, IT IS PROBABLY A LIE.”- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 28, 2018
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CHICOM or CHICON, THAT IS THE QUESTION! IS HAITI DEALING WITH PRC OR SOME CRIMINAL CON MEN? THERE IS AN OLD SAYING, “IF IT SOUNDS TOO GOOD TO BE TRUE, IT IS PROBABLY A LIE.”- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 27, 2018 The Dominican Republic ditched Taiwan for China. Is Haiti next to cut diplomatic ties? By Jacqueline Charles May 27, 2018 07:00 AM PORT-AU-PRINCE Anyone who has been to Haiti’s capital knows that crumbling infrastructure, terrible gridlock and blackouts are the norm. Youri Chevry, the mayor of Port-au-Prince, says foreign aid can...
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ARISTIDE/LAVALAS CHIEF OF POLICE PLANS FOR RETIREMENT WITH $1,000,000 HOME IN CORAL SRINGS!! WHERE DID THOSE FUNDS COME FROM AND WHY DIDN’T AMERICANS QUESTION THIS?

May 28, 2018
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ARISTIDE/LAVALAS CHIEF OF POLICE PLANS FOR RETIREMENT WITH $1,000,000 HOME IN CORAL SRINGS!! WHERE DID THOSE FUNDS COME FROM AND WHY DIDN’T AMERICANS QUESTION THIS?

May 27, 2018 The boldness of these crimes is stunning! There was a time when people used indirect means of piping funds from Haiti, into the American system. Now there is no effort to shield the transactions. There are certain regulations, within the American system, that requires justification of the possession of funds in...
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THE PRESENT CRISIS IS A FRANKENSTEIN MONSTER, GENERATED TO CREATE CHAOS AND DEMOLISH OUR GOVERNMENT

May 28, 2018
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THE PRESENT CRISIS IS A FRANKENSTEIN MONSTER, GENERATED TO CREATE CHAOS AND DEMOLISH OUR GOVERNMENT

The International Community, and many Haitians wonder why Jovenel Moise has left an Aristide/Lavalas Director of Customs in place!! When the Americans occupied Haiti – so many years ago – they grabbed Customs and the Central Bank, then ran Haiti with internally generated funds, creating many improvements and an infrastructure that survived until Aristide’s...
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Haiti – DR : Important seizures of contraband products from Haiti

May 28, 2018
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Haiti – DR : Important seizures of contraband products from Haiti

Haiti Libre: Since the last strengthening of border surveillance with Haiti  in order to fight against illegal migration, trafficking of drugs and contraband of goods from Haiti, the Dominican system is proving increasingly effective. In a dozen operations conducted between 8 and 21 May at the land border in the border provinces of Dajabón,...
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Fans outnumbered protesters as ex-president Martelly came to sing at Little Haiti show

May 28, 2018
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Fans outnumbered protesters as ex-president Martelly came to sing at Little Haiti show

Fans outnumbered protesters as ex-president Martelly came to sing at Little Haiti show By Jacqueline Charles A protest against former Haitian President Michel Martelly failed to deter fans Friday night who streamed into a free concert at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex in Miami to celebrate the founding of Haiti’s flag. “They can protest....
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THE GRINCH WHO STOLE MOTHER’S DAY- AFTER STEALING CHRISTMAS AND EASTER

May 28, 2018
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THE GRINCH WHO STOLE MOTHER’S DAY- AFTER STEALING CHRISTMAS AND EASTER

MOTHER’S DAY MAY 27, 2018 In Haiti – perhaps more than most other countries, Mother’s Day is a very special moment in which Haitians do something for their Mom. The economy is in desperate condition as people live from hand-to-mouth, unless you are a drug dealer, Cabinet Minister, Senator or Deputy. Some mothers are...
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Coast Guard repatriates 201 migrants by sea to Haiti

March 14, 2018
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Coast Guard repatriates 201 migrants by sea to Haiti

By David J. Neal dneal@miamiherald.com March 14, 2018 05:20 PM A total of 201 Haitians were returned to Haiti Wednesday by the U.S. Coast Guard, the agency said, after two overloaded boats were intercepted near the Bahamas. A Coast Guard MH-60 Jayhawk helicopter spotted a 50-foot freighter Sunday 30 miles east of Great Inagua...
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PETIT DESSALINES – MOISE JEAN CHARLES DEMO WITH PNH OUTNUMBERING MARCHERS – YET PAID OVER $4,200,000 GOURDES

March 14, 2018
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PETIT DESSALINES – MOISE JEAN CHARLES DEMO WITH PNH OUTNUMBERING MARCHERS – YET PAID OVER $4,200,000 GOURDES

Mar 14 2018 Moise Jean Charles remains an embarrassment as he plays the blackmail game to be paid for not going on the streets. The guy has no real support but makes people believe he is a threat. If his supporters knew what Moise Jean Charles has received, over the past 12 months, without...
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AN OMBUDSMAN FOR PREVENTATIVE DETENTION

March 14, 2018
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AN OMBUDSMAN FOR PREVENTATIVE DETENTION

Mar 14, 018 Even as Lavalas, Douane and the Central Bank conspire to derail our Jovenel Moise government, thousands remain trapped, forgotten under PREVENTATIVE DETENTION. Our entire Legal System is a dysfunctional disaster with only the poor people paying the price. The system is broken and must be repaired with something more than stopgap...
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