Homeland Security Chief Kelly leaves door open — slightly — for Haiti TPS- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 8, 2017
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Homeland Security Chief Kelly leaves door open — slightly — for Haiti TPS- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles Miami Herald U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly was noncommittal about whether he would extend temporary immigration relief to thousands of Haitians living in the United States beyond January during a visit to Haiti Wednesday. But the retired Marine Corps general and former commander of United States Southern Command...
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New Investigation Reaffirms: Clintons Are Poison for Democrats- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 8, 2017
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New Investigation Reaffirms: Clintons Are Poison for Democrats- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Bill and Hillary Clinton. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images On June 1, Sen. Chuck Grassley wrote a letter to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson initiating a Senate investigation into recent news claims from Bangladesh government officials that Hillary Clinton, while serving as secretary of state, pressured the Bangladesh prime minister to end an investigation into Clinton Foundation...
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GUY PHILIPPE ALIVE AND WELL – REMAINS A GUEST OF AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

June 5, 2017
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GUY PHILIPPE ALIVE AND WELL – REMAINS A GUEST OF AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

June 5, 2017 Contrary to a long, detailed piece that has circulated on WHATSAPP Guy Philippe is alive and well, waiting for his court   appearance in July. He is taking advantage of his time, enrolling in a University Course, working out in the gym facilities and teaching soccer to the others in his facility....
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Immigration activists and lawyers offer Haitians hope, vowing TPS fight is not over- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

June 5, 2017
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Immigration activists and lawyers offer Haitians hope, vowing TPS fight is not over- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com For 29 years, Evette Prosper has called the United States home. It’s where she attended school, got married and gave birth to two children, now 8 and 7. An only child, Prosper doesn’t know where her father is. And both her Haitian mother, and her grandmother — who migrated with...
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Haiti fears deportations will mean surge of child servants

June 5, 2017
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Haiti fears deportations will mean surge of child servants

In this May 23, 2017 photo, Watson Saint Fleur balances water for sale on his head in the streets of Petion-Ville, a suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Watson is 12 but he’s never attended a day of school. He’s toiled in hardship doing household chores and peddling plastic bags of drinking water along city streets...
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Trump Won’t Pay a Penny For U.N. Cholera Relief Fund in Haiti

June 5, 2017
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Trump Won’t Pay a Penny For U.N. Cholera Relief Fund in Haiti

The Trump administration will rebuff a recent U.N. appeal to contribute millions of dollars to a cash-short trust fund established last year to provide relief to victims of a cholera epidemic that has killed more than 9,000 Haitians and sickened more than 800,000 more, according to U.S. and U.N. officials. The move will be...
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A look at the relief work done in Haiti since Hurricane Matthew

June 5, 2017
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A look at the relief work done in Haiti since Hurricane Matthew

FOX News: Lance Plyler has a habit of showing up where the world is in chaos. And, last October, few places were more in need than Haiti, on the western side of Hispaniola. “What’s unique to Haiti is just the multiple layers of disasters, one after the other,” Plyler said. He’s a physician who...
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Haiti wants use IDB to finance nearly $1 billion of projects

June 5, 2017
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Haiti wants use IDB to finance nearly $1 billion of projects

Haiti Libre: Saturday, as part of the visit of the President of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) in August, Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant, in the presence of Ministers Jude Alix Patrick Salomon (Economy), Carmel André Béliard (Agriculture), Pierre Josué Agénor Cadet (Education) and Josué Pierre-Louis, General Coordinator of the Office of Management and...
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3D printer technology project makes prosthetic limbs for amputees in Haiti

June 5, 2017
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3D printer technology project makes prosthetic limbs for amputees in Haiti

Humanosphere: By Lisa Nikolau on 5 June 2017 0 A child amputee sits up in her hospital bed in Jacmel. She is one of the many victims of the violent earthquake that struck Haiti on January 12, 2010. (Credit: UN Photo/Marco Dormino) One of the biggest 3D printing technology projects in the developing world...
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Mr. Trump, don’t send 50,000 Haitians back to a life of hardship

June 4, 2017
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Mr. Trump, don’t send 50,000 Haitians back to a life of hardship

Homeland Security Secretary John F. Kelly talks to Haitian President Jovenel Moise at the National Palace in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Wednesday. (Jean Marc Herve Abelard/European Pressphoto Agency) By Editorial Board June 3 at 6:17 PM LAST MONTH, on the very day the State Department cautioned Americans on the dangers of traveling to Haiti, the...
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Haiti’s participation in the 2nd Interregional Forum in Russia

June 4, 2017
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Haiti’s participation in the 2nd Interregional Forum in Russia

Haiti Libre: Me Aviol Fleurant, Minister of Planning and External Cooperation, participated in the 2nd Interregional Forum on the themes related to economic and industrial development held in St. Petersburg, Russia, from 28 May to 3 June 2017, his participation on behalf of the Government of Haiti was greatly appreciated by the United Nations...
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Development expert: ‘Haiti would be better off without international aid’

June 3, 2017
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Development expert: ‘Haiti would be better off without international aid’

By Cécile Barbière | EURACTIV.fr | translated by Samuel White May 30, 2017 (updated: May 30, 2017) The 2010 earthquake in Haiti left 5bn cubic metres of detritus to be cleared. Haiti is one of many poor countries where international aid has failed to fulfil its objectives. Despite billions of dollars...
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Laurent Lamothe, ancien Ministre des Affaires Etrangères et son équipe ont contacté, très tôt ce matin, la salle des nouvelles de Scoop FM.

June 2, 2017
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Laurent Lamothe, ancien Ministre des Affaires Etrangères et son équipe ont contacté, très tôt ce matin, la salle des nouvelles de Scoop FM.

L’ancien PM Lamothe a tenu à apporter une précision. Il a déclaré péremptoirement que, Ministre des Affaires Etrangères durant seulement quatre mois, il a rappelé 20 diplomates et procédé uniquement à 28 nominations. Tout le reste, effectué durant le quinquennat de Tet Kale, ne saurait lui être attribué. Il faut plutôt se référer aux...
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Will four hours in Haiti influence Homeland Security Secretary Kelly on TPS?

June 2, 2017
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Will four hours in Haiti influence Homeland Security Secretary Kelly on TPS?

By Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com A week after the Department of Homeland Security gave thousands of Haitians just six more months to legally work and live in the United States, casting doubt on their fate after January, the department’s chief is headed to Haiti. But don’t expect DHS Secretary John Kelly to visit any post-earthquake...
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Case of Dominican senator voted worst corruption case in the world

May 30, 2017
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Case of Dominican senator voted worst corruption case in the world

Published December 11, 2015 Fox News screenshot A notorious senator in the Dominican Republic is leading the pack in an international campaign that seeks to highlight the most egregious corruption cases around the world. Senator Felix Bautista has received more than 3,640 votes as part of Transparency International’s Unmask the Corrupt campaign – beating...
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Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 30, 2017
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Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions Mai 30, 2017 BRH gen leu ba Unibank yon penalite pou mauvaises transactions. Yo mandé Jovenel revoke Jean Baden Dubois. Baden montré Jovenel documents Federal Reserve ki gen gro akusation sou tête Unibank. Fenk  tombe. ____________________________________________________ COMMENT: HAITIAN-TRUTH.ORG It is really time for President Moise to take control...
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Top Dominican official among 12 detained in bribery scandal-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 30, 2017
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Top Dominican official among 12 detained in bribery scandal-Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

By ezequiel abiu lopez, associated press SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic — May 29, 2017, 2:22 PM ET The Associated Press FILE – In this Feb. 22, 2017 file photo, demonstrators carry a banner with the Spanish message: “The innocents of Odebrecht” under caricatures of, from left, Dominican Republic’s Foreign Minister Miguel Vargas, Dominican Republic’s...
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Texas A&M athletes learn life lessons on Mission of Hope to Haiti

May 30, 2017
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Texas A&M athletes learn life lessons on Mission of Hope to Haiti

By Louis Bolling May 26, 2017 A couple of days into a weeklong service mission in Haiti, Mikado Hinson, the Texas A&M University football director of player development, was clearly excited to be in the company of his student-athletes and the people of Haiti. “It has exceeded my expectations,” Hinson said of the College...
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Former Senator Turneb Delpé, Coordinator of MOPOD passed away- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

May 28, 2017
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Former Senator Turneb Delpé, Coordinator of MOPOD passed away- Added COMMENTARY By Haitian-Truth

Saturday, 27 May, former Senator Turneb Delpé, Coordinator of the “Mouvement Patriotique Populaire Dessalinien” (MOPOD) died in a hospital in New York after a long illness, confirmed members of his family. Turneb Delpé, a militant of all the struggles to allow the Haitian people to live democracy, made themselves known within the Communist Party...
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Pourquoi, ce gouvernement a t-il refusé d’anticiper les agitations sociales prévisibles?

May 28, 2017
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Pourquoi, ce gouvernement a t-il refusé d’anticiper les agitations sociales prévisibles?

Pourquoi, ce gouvernement a t-il refusé d’anticiper les agitations sociales prévisibles? (Texte de Cyrus Sibert) Grève des enseignants, manifestations dans plusieurs communes, arrêt de travail dans les parcs industriels…nous avions mis en garde le gouvernement du Président Jovenel Moise et du Premier Ministre Jack Guy Lafontant contre le danger que représente les revendications sociales...
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