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By Edition On Monday, May 8th, 2017
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Winair to service Curaçao and Haiti

PHILLIPSBURG, WILLEMSTAD - Winair is in the process of beginning operations to Curaçao and Port-au-Prince, Haiti, weekly via St. Maarten in June. The airline has been negotiating for some time to use a wet-leased More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 3rd, 2017
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New emails show Clinton Foundation-State Dept Haiti links

WASHINGTON - Washington-based watchdog group, Judicial Watch, on Tuesday released 894 pages of new US State Department documents, including previously unreleased email exchanges between former secretary of state More...

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By Edition On Friday, April 28th, 2017
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Winair seeks jet equipment for regional ops

PHILLIPSBURG - Winair (WM, St. Maarten) is planning to begin jet operations in the coming weeks as part of plans to start 2x weekly flights routed Curaçao-St. Maarten-Port au Prince and return. The St. Maarten-based More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, April 25th, 2017
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Haitian senator pleads guilty to conspiring to launder money from drug trafficking

MIAMI - An elected but not sworn-in Haitian senator pleaded guilty on Monday in US federal court in Miami to a money laundering charge in connection with an international narcotics scheme. Former high-ranking Haitian More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 24th, 2017
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Security stepped up along Haiti/Dominican Republic border

SANTO DOMINGO – Following plans by the United Nations to withdraw its peacekeeping force, MINUSTAH, from Haiti, security along the border with the Dominican Republic is being beefed up. Dominican Defence Minister More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
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UN Security Council to vote on getting peacekeeping mission out of Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE – The United Nations Security Council will officially vote tomorrow on closing the 13-year-long peacekeeping mission in Haiti as recommended by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Special Representative More...

Former president of Haiti Jean-Bertrand
By Edition On Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
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Was there an attempt on a former Haitian president’s life?

PORT-AU-PRINCE – Associates of former Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide say he survived an assassination attempt on Monday evening, but police have rejected the claim that he was any target. According to More...

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By Edition On Monday, March 6th, 2017
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The man who led Haiti during the devastating 2010 earthquake has died

PORT-AU-PRINCE – Former Haitian President René Préval has died at the age of 74. Préval, who led the country during the devastating 2010 earthquake, passed away suddenly at his home in Haiti’s capital today. More...

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By Edition On Thursday, March 2nd, 2017
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American missionary accused of having sex with minors in his Haitian orphanage

According to prosecutors, Daniel Pye traveled from Florida to Haiti on multiple occasions between 2008 and 2011 for the purpose of sexually abusing minors. WASHINGTON – An American man who ran a missionary orphanage More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
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Hell on earth in Haiti’s overcrowded, underfunded jails

PORT-AU-PRINCE – Officials and NGOs who monitor Haiti’s jails are sounding the alarm about the overcrowding, malnutrition and infectious diseases that have led to a surge of inmate deaths, including 21 at the More...