Wireless Telecom Trilogy International Partners/Voilà Provide Haiti with Communication Services Critical to Earthquake Relief

January 22, 2010
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Wireless Telecom Trilogy International Partners/Voilà Provide Haiti with Communication Services Critical to Earthquake Relief

BELLEVUE, WA — January 21  – Trilogy International Partners and Voilà, its Haitian wireless network, continue to provide critical communications capabilities essential to emergency and relief needs from the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti on Tuesday, January 12. Immediately following the earthquake, Voilà’s management team implemented a maintenance and disaster recovery plan. Voilà’s...
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Photo Gallery of Aftermath in Haiti

January 22, 2010
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Photo Gallery of Aftermath in Haiti

Haiti: Coping with the aftermath Hi-res images from Los Angeles Times photographers Carolyn Cole, Rick Loomis and Brian Vander Brug.             WARNING: GALLERY CONTAINS GRAPHIC CONTENT PLEA: A banner calling for help in the Delmas 36 neighborhood in Port-au-Prince. U.S. officials said they are using three additional airfields to...
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Haiti’s president narrowly missed injury in quake

January 22, 2010
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Haiti’s president narrowly missed injury in quake

By JONATHAN M. KATZ The Associated Press Tuesday, January 19, 2010; 10:01 PM PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — When Haitians realized their National Palace was destroyed, many feared President Rene Preval was dead. Turns out it was a very near miss. First Lady Elisabeth Debrosse Preval recounted the first public details of the couple’s post-earthquake ordeal...
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Many flee Haiti capital, govt plans tent cities

January 22, 2010
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Many flee Haiti capital, govt plans tent cities

By ALFRED de MONTESQUIOU and MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press Writers Alfred De Montesquiou And Michelle Faul, Associated Press Writers – PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haitians are fleeing their quake-ravaged capital by the hundreds of thousands, aid officials said Friday, as their government promised to help nearly a half-million more move from squalid camps on curbsides...
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By the thousands, Haiti returns dead to the earth

January 22, 2010
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By the thousands, Haiti returns dead to the earth

By PAUL HAVEN The Associated Press Wednesday, January 20, 2010; 7:11 PM TITANYEN, Haiti — They stick out at all angles from the tall mounds of chalky dirt, the limbs of men, women and children frozen together in poses of death. Tens of thousands more killed in Haiti’s catastrophic quake lie beneath the earth...
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Haiti to End Search for Quake Survivors

January 22, 2010
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Haiti to End Search for Quake Survivors

By MICHAEL M. PHILLIPS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti—The Haitian government prepared Friday to call off the search for survivors of last week’s killer earthquake. The Haitians were expected to make the announcement at midday, Joe Knerr, of the Fairfax County, Va., Search and Rescue Team, told his unit during their morning briefing at the U.S. Embassy....
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Leonardo DiCaprio Donates $1 Million For Haiti Relief Actor’s money will go to near-term and long-term earthquake recovery through Clinton Bush Haiti Fund.

January 22, 2010
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Leonardo DiCaprio Donates $1 Million For Haiti Relief Actor’s money will go to near-term and long-term earthquake recovery through Clinton Bush Haiti Fund.

By Jocelyn Vena: Leonardo DiCaprio has donated $1 million to the Clinton Bush Haiti Fund. The actor, who will be on hand Friday night (January 22) for MTV’s “Hope for Haiti Now: A Global Benefit for Earthquake Relief” telethon, is the latest Hollywood A-lister to donate a large amount to help Haiti’s recovery after...
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DAILY REPORT-JANUARY 22-CNN TELLS REPORTERS TO OMIT COVERAGE ON HAITIAN GOVERNMENT

January 22, 2010
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Aftershocks continue to rattle Haiti. Already weakened structures continue to collapse with each new tremor more casualties result. BIG AFTERSHOCK AT 0754 EST AS I TRANSMIT THIS REPORT – PANIC!!!  IT IS A LONG ONE AND IS STILL SHAKING AFTER 30 SECONDS! CNN TELLS REPORTERS TO OMIT COVERAGE ON HAITIAN GOVERNMENT Preval’s crimes should...
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Haiti earthquake: U.S. army prepares Guantanamo Bay for waves of refugees

January 21, 2010
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Haiti earthquake: U.S. army prepares Guantanamo Bay for waves of refugees

By Mail Foreign Service Last updated at 6:20 PM on 21st January 2010 The U.S. has begun preparing Guantanamo Bay for Haitians migrants in case of a mass exodus  spurred by the earthquake. Officials confirmed that about 100 tents, each capable of holding 10 people, have been erected already. They have more than 1,000...
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Please watch this Mark Fiore Editorial Cartoon about Haiti

January 21, 2010
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Please watch this Mark Fiore Editorial Cartoon about Haiti

Mark Fiore, who the Wall Street Journal recently called “the undisputed guru of the form,” creates animated political cartoons from an undisclosed location somewhere in San Francisco. His work appears regularly in a wide variety of online news web sites and is seen by millions.
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It is hard to imagine, but drive half an hour north from the centre of shattered Port-au-Prince and the plight of the people gets even worse.

January 21, 2010
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It is hard to imagine, but drive half an hour north from the centre of shattered Port-au-Prince and the plight of the people gets even worse.

By Tom Leonard in Cité Soleil
Published: 6:00AM GMT 21 Jan 2010 Anna Zizi receives a drink of water after being pulled alive from the rubble of Haiti’s devastating earthquake, one week after the city was reduced to ruins Photo: PA The wretchedly poor inhabitants of Cité Soleil, Haiti’s biggest and most notorious slum, had...
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Photos of the damages from the earthquake and aftershocks Jan 20

January 20, 2010
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Photos of the damages from the earthquake and aftershocks Jan 20


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A Snapshot Reports from inside the disaster zone that is Haiti.

January 20, 2010
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A Snapshot  Reports from inside the disaster zone that is Haiti.

National Post news services  Published: Wednesday, January 20, 2010 UN, Logan Abassi, Reuters . CANADIAN FORCES Canadian troops have begun flying into the southern coastal town of Jacmel — bypassing the clogged airport in the country’s capital, Port-au-Prince. Canadian Forces personnel set to work in Jacmel, delivering food, water and medical assistance from HMCS Halifax...
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WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE JEAN-LUCIEN LIGONDE

January 20, 2010
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WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE JEAN-LUCIEN LIGONDE

—-RETURNING TO HAITI TO PLUNDER AGAIN—- 5 YEARS AGO HE STOLE $1,500,000.00 us FROM PORT-AU-PRINCE’S NOTRE DAME UNIVERSITY. UPON CONVICTION HE PROMISED TO REPAY FUNDS AT $150,000.00 A TIME. GAVE ONE CHECK AND FLED TO BOSTON. CHECK BOUNCED. RAN CHARISMATIC CON GAME IN BOSTON CLAIMING MIRACLES IN CURES OF CANCER AND HIV THROUGH PRAYER....
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DAILY REPORTS DIRECTLY FROM HAITI-Shocking

January 20, 2010
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DAILY REPORTS DIRECTLY FROM HAITI-Shocking

20 January 0602 EST a 6 point aftershock wakens Haiti to another day of reality. Crews are still digging for bodies, and possible survivors. One student was rescued from the debris of University of Port-au-Prince, leaving hundreds of his fellow students behind. President Preval is nowhere to be seen. He has effectively abandoned his...
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EXCLUSIVE Photos taken Jan 18th and 19th in Haiti- Hi-res-CLICK to ENLARGE

January 20, 2010
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EXCLUSIVE Photos taken Jan 18th and 19th in Haiti- Hi-res-CLICK to ENLARGE

These photographs are exclusive to this site, and will not be found anywhere else on the web Click the images to enlarge `
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Aftershock Shakes Haiti; No Apparent Damage

January 20, 2010
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Aftershock Shakes Haiti; No Apparent Damage

By Fred W. Baker III-
American Forces Press Service PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan. 20, 2010 – An early morning aftershock shook the sleeping soldiers here from their bags as the building swayed and creaked for a few seconds. “It was like: ‘Whoah! Is somebody shaking me awake or was the ground moving?’” said Army Maj. J.T....
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New 6.1-quake hits Haiti, people flee into streets

January 20, 2010
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New 6.1-quake hits Haiti, people flee into streets

By PAUL HAVEN and MICHELLE FAUL, Associated Press Writers Paul Haven And Michelle Faul, Associated Press Writers – 9 mins ago PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – The most powerful aftershock yet struck Haiti on Wednesday, shaking more rubble from damaged buildings and sending screaming people running into the streets eight days after the country’s capital was devastated by...
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U.S. Troops Heading for Haiti to Boost Security, Aid (Update1)

January 18, 2010
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U.S. Troops Heading for Haiti to Boost Security, Aid (Update1)

- By Justin Blum and Chris Dolmetsch Jan. 18 (Bloomberg) — More U.S. troops are arriving in Haiti today after the American commander on the ground said that security must be improved to ensure aid reaches survivors of last week’s earthquake. “We need a safe and secure environment to be successful,” U.S. Southern Command...
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Aid Flow to Haitians Improving But looting, gang activity, scuffles continue to plague Port-au-Prince

January 18, 2010
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Aid Flow to Haitians Improving  But looting, gang activity, scuffles continue to plague Port-au-Prince

Photo: AP Red Cross rescuers help a man injured during scuffles among people taking goods from quake-damaged stores in Port-au-Prince, 18 Jan 2010 U.S. and U.N. officials say the flow of aid to destitute Haitian earthquake survivors is improving, despite continued looting, gang activity, and scuffles on the streets of Port-au-Prince. U.S. helicopters are...
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