Posted in FRENCH/CREOLE Articles

PREVAL – JUST LIKE IRAN -HOLDS AMERICAN HOSTAGE Haiti judge: New charge for US missionary leader-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The last of 10 American missionaries detained in Haiti on suspicion of kidnapping is facing a new charge. Judge Bernard Saint-Vil says…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

Secretary Clinton to Host Appreciation Event for Haiti Earthquake Task Force Volunteers

Office of the Spokesman Washington, DC March 12, 2010 Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will deliver remarks to Haiti earthquake task force volunteers to…

Posted in Aristide/Preval Crime/Corruption Earthquake/CHOLERA

Lawmakers Question Direct U.S. Aid to Haiti

Manuel Quinones, CNC News Now that House and Senate lawmakers have approved measures calling for the elimination of Haiti’s foreign debts, they face a more…

Posted in Aristide/Preval Crime/Corruption

Former official of the Republic of Haiti pleaded guilty to money laundering

MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) – A former official of the Republic of Haiti’s state-owned national telecommunications company pleaded guilty to a money laundering conspiracy, prosecutors…

Posted in Crime/Corruption Earthquake/CHOLERA

Released aid workers in Haiti are Czech, Belgian-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PRAGUE — An official says two European aid workers kidnapped in Haiti and later released were from the Czech Republic and Belgium. Lucia Duricova of…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

Lack of doctors, rehab threaten Haitians’ recovery

Haitians injured in the January earthquake face leaving hospitals for camps that lackrehabilitation facilities. BY FRANCES ROBLES frobles@MiamiHerald.com FOND PARISIEN, Haiti — In the turmoil…

Posted in Crime/Corruption Earthquake/CHOLERA

Kidnapping raises risks for aid workers in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE — The first kidnappings of aid workers in Haiti jolted the thousands-strong foreign relief operation in the quake-torn nation Thursday, adding to the staggering…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

Lost in the ruins: Haiti’s best and brightest

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — They kept the books, had the training and fixed the computers. They were the educated few of Haiti, an up-and-coming generation of…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

Haitian president drops the ball on addressing corruption concerns

RENÉ PRÉVAL, president of Haiti, has been in Washington discussing how to help his earthquake-ravaged country ahead of a major international donors conference this month….

Posted in FRENCH/CREOLE Articles

WOW – EX-PREVAL SUPPORTER TURNS-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Haiti’s President; Hat In Hand By Richard Morse I read somewhere that Haitian President Rene Preval was heading to Washington to meet with President Barack…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

Hospital ship USNS Comfort sailing home from Haiti

By Steve Sternberg, USA TODAY The U.S. Navy hospital ship Comfort pulled up anchor Tuesday in Port-au-Prince and began the long trip home to Baltimore,…

Posted in Aristide/Preval Elections

Clinton joins call for quick Haiti elections-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Clinton joins call for quick Haiti elections (AFP) – 3 hours ago WASHINGTON — US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton joined Haitian President Rene Preval…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

Voodoo practitioners shrug off blame for Haitian quake

In a whirl of limbs and with eyes bulging, the woman is helped to a squat in the ramshackle shed and starts cackling maniacally like…

Posted in Aristide/Preval Earthquake/CHOLERA

BOSTON GLOBE Give Haiti control over its recovery-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Monika Kalra Varma and Loune Viaud | March 8, 2010 SINCE JANUARY’S devastating earthquake in Haiti, well-meaning experts have proposed an abundance of short-term…

Posted in DAILY REPORTS-Direct From Haiti Earthquake/CHOLERA

OBITUARY 0345 HOURS 8 MAR 2010

I am sleeping on a 2 inch foam pad, spread on the floor of my office. The others are sleeping outside  on the terrace. No…

Posted in Crime/Corruption Earthquake/CHOLERA

Agencies give shelter to half of Haiti’s homeless-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Aid agencies say they have delivered emergency shelter to half of the 1.3 million people in need following the Jan. 12 earthquake…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

LOS ANGELES TIMES Haiti, after ‘the event’ A TRULY CHARMING SERIES OF COMMENTS – HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG

Susan Silk is a Detroit-area psychologist in private practice. But for years, she has had another life as well. As Michigan coordinator of the American…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA Elections

Governor general to mark women’s day in Haiti

MONTREAL — Haitian-born governor general Michaelle Jean will mark International Women’s Day on Monday in Haiti, as the impoverished nation struggles to rebuild two months…

Posted in Earthquake/CHOLERA

US troops withdrawing en masse from Haiti

By BEN FOX and JENNIFER KAY (AP) PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — U.S. troops are withdrawing from the shattered capital, leaving many Haitians anxious that the most…

Posted in Aristide/Preval Earthquake/CHOLERA

What happens to Haiti when ‘the good doctors’ leave? TENS OF THOUSANDS WILL DIE BECAUSE OF PREVAL’S CALCULATED INDIFFERENCE-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Joel Rubin March 7, 2010 Reporting from Port-Au-Prince, Haiti The line of patients at this city’s battered General Hospital forms early. The sick come…