Tropical Storm Chantal Aims for Caribbean

July 8, 2013
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Tropical Storm Chantal Aims for Caribbean

By Kristina Pydynowski, Senior Meteorologist July 08, 2013; 9:03 PM Newly formed Tropical Storm Chantal is taking aim at the Caribbean this week. The Atlantic Basin has been void of a tropical depression or storm since mid-June, until Sunday evening that is. Tropical Storm Chantal developed in the Atlantic Ocean and is currently 470...
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Visite du Premier ministre pour le 17ème anniversaire du Groupe d’Intervention de la Police Nationale d’Haïti

July 8, 2013
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Visite du Premier ministre pour le 17ème anniversaire du Groupe d’Intervention de la Police Nationale d’Haïti


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Aristide University in Haiti to Create Law School

July 8, 2013
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Aristide University in Haiti to Create Law School

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti July 8, 2013 (AP) The university founded by former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide is opening a law school program in the Caribbean nation, one of the faculty members said Monday. Nicole Phillips, a University of San Francisco law professor who will be among the new faculty members, said the four-year program at...
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Tropical Storm Chantal forms in Atlantic

July 8, 2013
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Tropical Storm Chantal forms in Atlantic

The storm’s winds early Monday are near 40 mph. (Photo: National Hurricane Center) Story Highlights A tropical storm warning is in effect for Barbados, Dominica, St. Lucia, Martinique and Guadeloupe. Storm forecast to weaken over Hispaniola and Cuba. In the Pacific, Tropical Storm Erick is getting closer to Mexico. MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm...
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CONCACAF Gold Cup: Honduras v Haiti

July 8, 2013
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CONCACAF Gold Cup: Honduras v Haiti

Tomorrow night it begins here at Red Bull Arena, when El Salvador begins the evening with a match against  Trinidad and Tobago, then, after the field clears, Honduras will face Haiti. Haiti – Strength in numbers It has been said that Haiti’s problem is that it is too close to the United States for...
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Urban oasis offers hope to Haiti’s poorest

July 8, 2013
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Urban oasis offers hope to Haiti’s poorest

Going Green is a series of special programs that air on CNN International reporting on some of the world’s most pressing environmental issues. In July watch “Earth,” a half-hour feature program with CNN Special Correspondent Philippe Cousteau. Follow him on Twitter. (CNN) — Living amid the garbage-strewn sewage canals, residents of Haiti’s Cite Soleil...
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Haiti, Dominican Republic chicken war highlights trade inequities

July 8, 2013
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Haiti, Dominican Republic chicken war highlights trade inequities

By EZRA FIESER AND JACQUELINE CHARLES jcharles@MiamiHerald.com MOCA, Dominican Republic — Hundreds of Dominicans gathered in a dirt parking lot Wednesday, waiting in line to buy the victims of the latest dispute between Haiti and the Dominican Republic: chickens. The white hens would normally be laying eggs to ship to Haiti. Instead, Dominican farmers...
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Haïti organisera la prochaine conférence des ministres de Pétro Caribe

July 7, 2013
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Haïti organisera la prochaine conférence des ministres de Pétro Caribe

Le Premier Ministre Laurent Lamothe révèle que Haïti se prépare à organiser la prochaine conférence des ministres de la zone économique Pétrocaribe. Au cours de cette semaine les experts commenceront à réaliser les premières étapes pour la tenue de cette conférence importante en septembre 2013. Il juge que ce sera une nouvelle occasion pour...
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DNA study links Nepal’s cholera bug to Haitian epidemic

July 7, 2013
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DNA study links Nepal’s cholera bug to Haitian epidemic

The United Nations sent Nepalese peacekeeping troops to bring relief to Haiti after it was devastated by an earthquake in 2010. A new study concludes that the peacekeepers brought something else too – cholera, triggering an epidemic that made hundreds of thousands of Haitians ill and killed more than 8,000. After sequencing the DNA...
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Conference sur les Travaux réalisés a partir des fonds de l’accord Petro Caribe du Venezuela

July 7, 2013
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Conference sur les Travaux réalisés a partir des fonds de l’accord Petro Caribe du Venezuela

Le Premier Ministre Laurent Salvador Lamothe ,le Directeur Général du FAES M. Klaus Eberwein,le ministre de l’agriculture Jacques Thomas,le ministre  du TPTC Jacques Rouseau ,le directeur general BMPAD ont participé hier Samedi 6 Juillet 2013  au restaurant ”Le Vilatte” ( Pétion Ville )  à la première émission télévisée autour des travaux réalisés a partir des fonds de l’accord Petro Caribe...
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Impoverished Haiti hopes $160 million to develop high-end tourism industry pays off

July 7, 2013
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Impoverished Haiti hopes $160 million to develop high-end tourism industry pays off

MONTROUIS, Haiti –  The only leisure tourist among the U.N. peacekeepers, aid workers, embassy personnel and missionaries on this beach north of the Haitian capital must have been Anne Fournier. She didn’t live or work in Haiti or pretend to help. Fournier was here for fun, traveling to Haiti for the first time with...
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Haiti, through my lens

July 7, 2013
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Haiti, through my lens

When I’m in Haiti, I carry a camera. I document. I record what I find captivating and haunting. Mostly it’s my way of processing and organizing what I see. I’m a visual learner. Sometimes I need to steady myself and my emotion by inserting a camera between myself and the reality I face. I...
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Aspen know-how completes Haiti school

July 7, 2013
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Aspen know-how completes Haiti school

Richard de Campo courtesy photo A crew in Haiti works in scaffolding erected for roof beam framework at a new school earlier this year. A nonprofit organization with Aspen ties helped build the school. Expand Photo Haiti School Project courtesy photo Tim Myers of the mid-Roaring Fork Valley finds time to relax earlier this...
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CONSTANTIN MAYARD-PAULS’ 3 SONS CONTINUE THEIR CAMPAIGN AGAINST THE NATION AND PRIME MINISTER LAURENT LAMOTHE..THAT’S RIGHT – 3 SONS- COUNT THEM – THIERRY, GREGORY AND allegedly STEVEN BENOIT..

July 6, 2013
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CONSTANTIN MAYARD-PAULS’ 3 SONS CONTINUE THEIR CAMPAIGN AGAINST THE NATION AND PRIME MINISTER LAURENT LAMOTHE..THAT’S RIGHT – 3 SONS- COUNT THEM – THIERRY, GREGORY AND allegedly STEVEN BENOIT..

July 6, 2013 Yes, Senator Steven Benoit is allegedly  the son of  the late, great  legal expert, Constantin Mayard-Paul. Just look at a shot of Gregory and Benoit to see the family resemblance. It is striking!! PATRIOTISM, CONSCIENCE and PUBLIC SERVICE   have been erased from the Mayard-Paul’s – Thierry, Gregory and Benoit’s –  vocabulary...
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Earthquakes Fast Facts

July 6, 2013
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Earthquakes Fast Facts

(CNN) — Here’s what you need to know about earthquakes worldwide. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, “an earthquake is the ground shaking caused by a sudden slip on a fault. Stresses in the earth’s outer layer push the sides of the fault together. Stress builds up and the rocks slips suddenly, releasing energy...
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Haiti’s quake homeless sees big drop

July 5, 2013
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Haiti’s quake homeless sees big drop

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@MiamiHerald.com More than three years after Haiti’s devastating earthquake, there are 279,000 people still living in squalid encampments, an 82 percent drop, the International Organization for Migration said Friday. Also, the number of tent cities have dropped by 77 percent since the country was struck by a 7.0 massive quake on...
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MORE LIES FROM THE UN UN Chief Tells US It Will Combat Cholera in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 5, 2013
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MORE LIES FROM THE UN  UN Chief Tells US It Will Combat Cholera in Haiti-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By EDITH M. LEDERER Associated Press UNITED NATIONS July 6, 2013 (AP) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon told members of the U.S. Congress Friday that the United Nations is committed to helping Haiti overcome a cholera epidemic even though it is refusing to pay compensation to victims who blame U.N. peacekeepers for starting the outbreak. Health...
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Where are the Mosquito Nets in Haiti?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

July 5, 2013
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Where are the Mosquito Nets in Haiti?-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

During a recent visit to Haiti, I visited homes at internally displaced persons locations throughout Port-au-Prince and noticed a general void of mosquito nets. In fact, I did not see one. This was perplexing; with the rest of the world, I had read and watched the extensive news coverage of the 2010 earthquake, including...
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FOOT BALL :GOLD CUP 2013 – CALENDRIER

July 5, 2013
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FOOT BALL :GOLD CUP 2013 – CALENDRIER

la 12e édition de la « Gold Cup », qui se tiendra, du 7 au 28 juillet aux États-Unis, réunissant les meilleures sélections de football de la Confédération des nations Nord-américaines, Centraméricaines et Caribéennes de Football (CONCACAF), la sélection haïtienne séniore affrontera dans le Groupe B, 2 équipes centraméricaines et une équipe caribéenne. Haïti...
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Lancement de la 34eme réunion ordinaire de la Conférence des Chefs d’Etat et de Gouvernement de la CARICOM

July 5, 2013
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Lancement de la 34eme réunion ordinaire de la Conférence des Chefs d’Etat et de Gouvernement de la CARICOM

Une vue de de la salle lors du lancement de la 34eme réunion ordinaire de la Conférence des Chefs d’Etat et de Gouvernement de la CARICOM Photo souvenir: 34eme réunion ordinaire de la Conférence des Chefs d’Etat et de Gouvernement de la CARICOM Le Chef de l’Etat intervenant à la 34eme réunion ordinaire de...
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