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Guy-Latourte
By Edition On Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Haiti Senate president denies involvement in arrest, extradition of colleague

PORT AU PRINCE - President of the National Assembly, Youri Latortue, has denied any involvement in the arrest and extradition of rebel leader turned politician, Guy Phillippe, after a voice recording surfaced here More...

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By Edition On Friday, February 10th, 2017
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Haiti wants to benefit from Morocco’s electric production expertise

RABAT – Haitian foreign minister Pierrot Delienne voiced the wish of his country to benefit from the Moroccan expertise in relation with electric production, said a statement by the house of representatives. The More...

Haiti Port au Prince
By Edition On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
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IMF approves US$41m for Haiti

WASHINGTON — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is providing US$41.6 million to Haiti under the Rapid Credit Facility (RCF) in the wake of the damage caused by Hurricane Matthew last October. The Washington-based More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, February 8th, 2017
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Haiti’s new President sworn in after yearlong political stalemate

PORT AU PRINCE - It took almost a year, but Haiti's new President has finally been sworn in. Jovenel Moise inherits a government still reeling from an electoral crisis that had left the presidency vacant since More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 27th, 2017
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Haitians in US dreading deportation

NEW YORK - Haitian-born Bernedy Prosper and his son Harold have called the United States for more than a decade now, but deportation is now staring them in the face. A broken Prosper, 52, laments that this is worst More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 25th, 2017
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Twelve Haitian migrants found dead in the Turks and Caicos Islands

PROVIDENCIALES - On Tuesday, the bodies of twelve Haitian migrants were found in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI), where the search for survivors and other possible victims was expected to resume on Wednesday. More...

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By Edition On Thursday, January 19th, 2017
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Seven years after devastating earthquake, 47,000 people still live in camps in Haiti

PORT AU PRINCE - Following the earthquake in January 2010, the International Organization for Migration (IOM) undertook the implementation of a monitoring system of displaced persons in camps in Haiti, named the More...

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By Edition On Friday, January 13th, 2017
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Doubt raised in Haiti over legality of extradition of elected senator

PORT AU PRINCE - Doubt has been raised in Haiti over the legality of the extradition of elected senator Guy Philippe on January 5, with many referring to the agreement signed on October 17, 1997 between US Secretary More...

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By Edition On Thursday, January 12th, 2017
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Americans attacked in violent reprisals in Haiti following extradition of elected senator

PORT AU PRINCE - Missionaries and foreign workers, mostly American, from an orphanage in southern Haiti, were attacked by unidentified individuals, supporters of elected Senator Guy Phillipe, who was arrested and More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, January 4th, 2017
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Jovenel Moise it is! Court confirms victory of businessman in Haiti presidential election

PORT-AU-PRINCE – It’s official! In just over a month, businessman Jovenel Moise is set to be installed as the new President of Haiti, ending weeks of uncertainty following the November 20, 2016 election. An More...