News and opinions on situation in Haiti
 
13/2/06

HAITI NEWSLINKS 1-13 February 2005

 

   

Date: Mon, 13 Feb 2006

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Preval likely to face runoff in Haiti election Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 13 (Reuters) – Former President Rene Preval fell further below the 50 percent he needed to win the Haitian election outright as the …

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Another Canadian connection in Haiti: Clothes to die for Seven Oaks – Vancouver,BC,Canada
… It can even lead to the de-industrialization (17) and a negative rate of development such as in Haiti (18,19). This de-industrialization …

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Preval Slipping in Haiti Vote Count ABC News – USA
Supporters of Haitian presidential favorite Rene Preval march in front of the National Palace in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2006. …

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Preval slipping in Haiti vote count Times Picayune – New Orleans,LA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Supporters of presidential front-runner Rene Preval mounted roadblocks Monday to demand their candidate be declared the winner …

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Haiti election headed toward runoff CNN International – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) — Former President Rene Preval fell further below the 50 percent he needed to win the Haitian election outright as the …

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Haiti Election Results Spur Violence CBS News – USA
… Preval supporters erected roadblocks throughout Port-au-Prince, paralyzing the capital, to demand that he be declared the winner of Haiti’s elections — even …

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UN troops open fire on Haiti demonstrators Mail & Guardian Online – Johannesburg,South Africa United Nations peacekeeping troops in Haiti opened fire on demonstrators on Monday near the capital’s international airport, leaving many casualties, according …

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Peacekeepers Fire on Haiti Protesters Jackson News-Tribune – Jackson,WY,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – UN peacekeepers opened fire Monday on Haitians protesting election results, killing at least one and wounding four, witnesses said as …

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Tensions high in Haiti, election official wants investigation CBC News – Canada
Residents of Haiti, waiting for nearly a week to learn the results of the presidential election, are running out of patience, and a top election official is …

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UN, Witnesses Differ Over Haiti Gunfire WRAL.com – Raleigh,NC,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Gunfire erupted Monday during protests over election results in Haiti and at least one supporter of leading presidential candidate …

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Violence Erupts Over Haiti Vote Count Olberlin – Olberlin,KS,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Supporters of Haitian candidate Rene Preval erected flaming roadblocks and stormed a hotel Monday to demand Preval be declared president …

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Update 21: Violence Erupts Over Haiti Vote Count Forbes – USA
… The leaders of Haiti’s interim government met with the ambassadors from the United States, France, Canada and Brazil and UN special ambassador Juan Gabriel …

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Haiti vote-counting questioned Indianapolis Star – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A member of Haiti’s electoral council said results of the presidential elections were being manipulated, echoing complaints by throngs …

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Results in Haiti point to likely runoff Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — In results that critics slammed as fraudulent, René Préval, a former president and champion of the poor who is the front-runner in …

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OAS: UN peacekeepers should stay in Haiti Xinhua – China
12 (Xinhuanet) — The head of the Organization of American States (OAS) said on Sunday that the UN peacekeeping mission must stay in Haiti for a reasonable …

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Haiti election officials claim ballot manipulation after website … JURIST – USA
[JURIST] Two members of Haiti’s nine-member Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) [official website] supervising the country’s presidential election claimed late …

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Thousands want Préval declared winner in Haiti vote Mail & Guardian Online – Johannesburg,South Africa More than 10 000 demonstrators took to the streets of Port-au-Prince on Sunday to demand that former president René Préval be declared the winner of last …

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A post-election agenda Financial Times – London,England,UK
The United Nations appears to have scored a success in Haiti, the western hemisphere’s poorest and most socially divided nation. …

Date: Sun, 12 Feb 2006

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How Preval might change Haiti Miami Herald – FL,USA
On the cusp of winning Haiti’s presidency without a runoff, René Preval now must step out of the shadow of his mentor, former leader Jean-Bertrand Aristide. …

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Preval loses large lead in tense Haiti poll count, increasing … Taipei Times – Taiwan
Rene Preval’s lead in Haiti’s presidential election narrowed, raising chances a runoff election will be needed to decide who will run this impoverished …

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Tutu on Haiti peace mission News24 – South Africa
Port-au-Prince – Former South African Anglican archbishop and Nobel peace laureate Desmond Tutu arrived in volatile Haiti on Saturday to preach a message of …

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Preval backers march as Haiti counts votes San Luis Obispo Tribune – San Luis Obispo,CA,USA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Thousands of chanting supporters of presidential candidate Rene Preval marched from a seaside slum past the national palace in a …

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Win for Preval would be stunning defeat for Haiti’s political … Charlotte Observer – Charlotte,NC,USA
MARMELADE, Haiti – The man Haitians overwhelmingly picked to lead their country out of turmoil is a quiet agronomist of modest means, average human frailties …

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Preval has huge lead in Haiti presidential vote Gulf Times – Doha,Qatar
PORT-AU-PRINCE: Rene Preval, 63, a champion of the poor Saturday morning maintained his massive lead in Haiti’s presidential vote, with partial results …

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Supporters of Haitian presidential candidate march peacefully past … KRIS-TV – Corpus Christi,TX,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti Final election results are expected Sunday in Haiti, where former president Rene Preval (reh-NAY’ preh-VAHL’) has a big lead. …

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Spain urged to reconsider withdrawing Haiti troops Reuters South Africa – Johannesburg,South Africa MADRID (Reuters) – The United Nations is urging Spain to reconsider its plans to withdraw its 200 peacekeeping troops from Haiti next month, Spanish media …

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Election results expected in Haiti Sunday Canada.com – Hamilton,Ontario,Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE — Final election results are expected today in Haiti, where former president Rene Preval has a big lead. The question …

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Haiti could rejoin Caricom if elections deemed free, fair People’s Daily Online – Beijing,China
Haiti can be readmitted to the 15-member Caribbean Community if this week’s elections in that country are deemed free and fair, the group said. …

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Preval has early lead in elections HAITI: Port-Au-Prince Bradenton Herald – FL, United States
– The national elections, so long in coming, seem to have brought a fragile peace to the most troubled country in the hemisphere. …

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Haiti votes for hope Charleston Post Courier (subscription) – Charleston,SC,USA Hope has not died in Haiti, despite the wretched plight of the vast majority of people in the poorest country in the hemisphere. …

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Haiti’s elections results still elusive Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic PORT-AU-PRINCE.- Definitive results in Haiti’s presidential elections held on Tuesday are still elusive, as the candidate René Préval has lost the absolute …

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Haiti Joins ‘Left Wing’ in Latin America Zaman Online – Istanbul,Turkey
By Foreign News Desk. Haiti has also joined the wing of leftist leaders who last month won the presidencies of Bolivia and Chile in Latin America. …

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Tutu preaches peace in Haiti News24 – South Africa
… Former South African Anglican archbishop and Nobel peace laureate Desmond Tutu preached his message of reconciliation on Sunday in volatile Haiti, where voters …

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Charges of vote-count manipulation hit Haiti poll Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 12 (Reuters) – Haitians awaited the final results of their first election since Jean-Bertrand Aristide was driven from power amid …

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Préval backers frustrated with Haiti’s electoral council CBC Nova Scotia – Nova Scotia,Canada
Supporters of the candidate leading in the election to become Haiti’s president are getting increasingly angry at the slow counting of the ballots. …

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UN asks Spain to reconsider Haiti troop withdrawal Spain Herald – Madrid,Spain
The United Nations has asked Spain to reconsider its decision to withdraw its troops that form part of the Haiti Stabilization Mission while the country has …

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Crowds demand Preval be named Haiti president Reuters Canada – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – Shouting “Preval is president,” thousands of protesters marched in the Haitian capital on Sunday demanding election results …

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Grumbling growing over Haiti’s vote count CTV.ca – Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE — A member of Haiti’s electoral council said results of the presidential elections were being manipulated, echoing complaints by throngs of …

Date: Sat, 11 Feb 2006

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Front-runner would inherit major challenges in Haiti Houston Chronicle – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI – Haiti’s likely next president, Rene Preval, faces a crowded and demanding agenda if he is to have a chance of resuscitating this …

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Haiti’s next leader faces tough agenda Lexington Herald Leader – Lexington,KY,USA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haiti’s likely next president, RenÎ PrÎval, faces a crowded and demanding agenda if he is to have a chance of resuscitating this …

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Haiti’s new leader will face high hurdles The Casper Star Tribune – Casper,WY,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Haiti’s likely next president, Rene Preval, faces a crowded and demanding agenda if he is to have a chance of resuscitating this …

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Haiti poll may go to second round Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic Port-Au-Prince.— Latest interim results in Haiti’s elections suggest the presidential race will go to a second, run-off round. …

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Spain to withdraw troops from UN stabilization mission in Haiti People’s Daily Online – Beijing,China
Spanish Defense Minister Jose Bono said Friday that he has ordered Spanish troops to leave Haiti, where they had acted as part of the United Nations …

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Runoff possible in Haiti presidential vote Monsters and Critics.com – Glasgow,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (UPI) — Former President Rene Preval held a big lead with half the votes counted in Haiti`s presidential election Saturday but still may …

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Spanish Troops to Withdraw from Haiti Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Madrid, Feb 11 (Prensa Latina) Minister of Defense Jose Bono Friday ordered the return of 200 Spanish marines members of the UN contingent deployed in Haiti. …

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Preval protesters demand results of Haiti election Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 11 (Reuters) – Hundreds of people marched in Haiti’s capital on Saturday in support of ex-president Rene Preval, and some accused …

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If elections pass muster, Haiti can reenter Caribbean fold CNN – USA
PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad (AP) — Haiti will be allowed to rejoin the 15-member Caribbean Community if the recent presidential and parliamentary elections are …

Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2006

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Gang leader offers peace in Haiti’s troubled slum Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 10 (Reuters) – The gangs that control Haiti’s largest and most violent slum will give up their weapons and stop fighting a …

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Woman arrives from Haiti with what appears to be human skull Miami Herald – FL,USA
A woman who arrived at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on a flight from Haiti Thursday afternoon had a very unusual item in her luggage …

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Will Haiti’s Vote Bring a New Dawn? TIME – USA
The winner of Haiti’s presidential elections this week has yet to be announced, but the poll is being hailed as a success — a turnout of over 50%, the lack …

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Vote counting continues in Haiti, UN mission says UN News Centre
10 February 2006 — With preliminary results in hand from five departments, the UN Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) said today that counting the votes cast in the …

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Preval Faces Demanding Agenda in Haiti Guardian Unlimited – UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Haiti’s likely next president, Rene Preval, faces a crowded and demanding agenda if he is to have a chance of resuscitating this …

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Preval’s lead narrows in Haiti election Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 10 (Reuters) – Former President Rene Preval could be headed for a runoff in Haiti’s first election since Jean-Bertrand Aristide was …

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Caricom awaits Haiti’s return Trinidad & Tobago Express – Port-of-Spain,Trinidad and Tobago THE CARIBBEAN Community was last night waiting to re-admit Haiti to its councils, as soon as possible, on the basis of “significant” still unofficial results …

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Preval faces tough agenda in Haiti if elected Knoxville News Sentinel (subscription) – Knoxville,TN,USA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haiti’s likely next president, Rene Preval, faces a crowded and demanding agenda if he is to have a chance of resuscitating this …

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Préval has strong lead in Haiti poll RTE.ie – Ireland
Early official presidential election results in Haiti indicate that 63-year-old René Préval is headed for an outright victory. …

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Préval’s lead big for Haiti presidency Toronto Star – Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE—The chief of a Canadian-led observation mission in Haiti yesterday praised this week’s elections as the desperately poor nation’s best ever …

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Condi Lauds Haiti Election Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA Jeanette Dol, 41, casts her vote in the Haiti election on Feb. 7, 2006. (MINUSTAH Photo/Sophia Paris). Hardbeatnews, WASHINGTON, DC, Fri. Feb. …

Date: Thu, 09 Feb 2006

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Regional bloc could welcome Haiti again Miami Herald – FL,USA
PORT OF SPAIN – Caribbean leaders will consider whether Haiti should be reinstated into a regional bloc now that the Western Hemisphere’s poorest nation has …

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Clear leader for president seen in Haiti’s ballot count San Jose Mercury News – CA, USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Ballot by ballot, the tallying of votes from Haiti’s critical election proceeded slowly Wednesday amid signs that René Préval would …

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Progress in Haiti Washington Post – United States
for Haiti” included unfair and unfounded remarks about the work of the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti. Despite the …

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Wyclef Jean votes in Haiti’s election TheCelebrityCafe.com – Valley Stream,NY,USA Wyclef Jean retraced his roots to his Homeland of Haiti, to vote alongside millions of fellow Haitians in an effort to save their struggling nation. …

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Bahamians Urged To Invest In Haiti The Bahama Journal – Nassau,Bahamas
There is a “tremendous” opportunity for Bahamian businesspeople to invest in Haiti, which hopes to have a stable government in place within days, Bahamian …

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Govt says Aristide not yet going back to Haiti Business Day – Johannesburg,South Africa OUSTED Haiti president Jean-Bertrand Aristide will remain a guest of SA despite the elections in his country on Tuesday, Foreign Affairs Minister Nkosazana …

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WYCLEF JEAN CASTS VOTE IN HAITI’S ELECTION: Fugee joins millions … Eurweb.com – Los Angeles,CA,USA
*Wyclef Jean participated in the national election held in his native country of Haiti on Tuesday (Feb. 8), calling the experience “a historical day.”. …

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UN could be in Haiti for decades Monsters and Critics.com – Glasgow,UK
UNITED NATIONS, United States (UPI) — Of the many challenges that will face Haiti`s new president, a high-ranking United Nations official says, the most …

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EU observers give Haiti election mixed report card Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Haiti’s presidential election suffered from considerable shortcomings, but the enthusiastic turnout should be praised …

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Préval builds big early lead in Haiti Globe and Mail – Canada
Marmelade, Haiti — Early returns show that presidential front-runner René Préval may have received enough votes to win Haiti’s election outright, one of …

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As calm returns, DR troops are pulled from Haiti’s border Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic … have already began to pull out, after being sent there earlier this week as a preventive measure to face contingencies from Tuesday’s elections in Haiti. …

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CARICOM Making up with Haiti Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Port-of-Spain, Feb 9 (Prensa Latina) The Caribbean Community asserted it would look into the possibility of welcoming back Haiti, following the recently-held …

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Preval takes lead in Haiti election – officials Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 9 (Reuters) – Former president Rene Preval, a one-time ally of deposed Haitian leader Jean-Bertrand Aristide, took an early lead in …

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UN Security Council congratulates Haiti on elections Xinhua – China
… the importance of national, municipal and local elections and emphasized the need to promote national reconciliation and political dialogues in Haiti once the …

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Guyana, Haiti Got Millions To Fight HIV/AIDS In 2005 Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA Figures released by the Office of the US Global AIDS Coordinator for fiscal year 2005 showed that Haiti, which according to UNAIDS has the most reported AIDS …

Date: Wed, 08 Feb 2006

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Haiti awaits results of presidential vote Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
A Haitian child walks on a street in Gonaives, Haiti February 7, 2006. … A Haitian child walks on a street in Gonaives, Haiti February 7, 2006. …

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Haiti on hold for historic election’s results San Francisco Chronicle – CA, USA
It could be several days before the final, official results of yesterday’s presidential and parliamentary elections in Haiti are known, but foreign observers …

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Hope and Haiti Globe and Mail – Canada
By TIM MORSON. Montreal — Resurrection is of the supernatural order, a miracle that comes after death (Resurrecting Haiti — Feb. …

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Haiti counts votes in presidential election Reuters Canada – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – Early results trickled in on Wednesday from Haiti’s first election since Jean-Bertrand Aristide was deposed two years ago …

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Haiti’s elections “a true revolution,” DR’s ambassador says Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic SANTO DOMINGO.- “Nobody is more concerned than us that Haiti overcomes the crisis,” affirmed DR’s ambassador in Haiti Jose Serulle, in a report datelined Port …

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Slum battles hurt UN efforts to fix Haiti crisis Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
CITE SOLEIL, Haiti, Feb 8 (Reuters) – In the narrow alleys of Haiti’s most notorious shantytown, one-room cinder block homes bear the ugly scars of battle …
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Ballot counting in Haiti is going slowly Miami Herald – FL,USA
… The tally sheets from each of about 800 polling centers spread out across Haiti’s mountainous and largely roadless terrain had to be transferred — by mule, by …

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Aristide ally ahead in Haiti vote count Aljazeera.net – Qatar
Initial results in Haiti’s presidential election have given a one-time ally former President Jean Bertrand Aristide a huge majority in several parts of the …

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Vote-counting drags on in Haiti Globe and Mail – Canada
Port-au-Prince — UN troops mobilized helicopters, trucks and even mules Wednesday to recover ballots from remote areas of Haiti in an arduous vote-counting …

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Counting of Ballots Continues in Haiti Brocktown News – NV, USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Guarded by UN troops, mules carrying sacks of ballots trotted down from mountain villages Wednesday as authorities began the slow …

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Haiti – Elections : “How the international community can best … AlterPresse-Haďti – Port-au-Prince,Haiti … 06 [AlterPresse] --- In a new briefing paper entitled, “Hope against the odds – What elections promise for Haiti”, the British development organisation …

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Préval seen as man to rebuild Haiti Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
MARMELADE, Haiti — The remote, northern hometown of the man predicted to be Haiti’s next president is an oasis in a country best known for chaos and despair. …
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After Tense Election, a Smooth Count in Haiti New York Times – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. 8 — United Nations troops … a statement. “This is a significant step forward for Haiti.”. That sentiment …

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Haiti counts votes, Preval dances ABC News – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – UN troops moved ballots by helicopter and mule across rural Haiti and the front-runner danced in a village square on …

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Counting begins in Haiti elections IrishExaminer.com – Ireland
… The poll was largely free of violence. Rene Preval, 63 an agronomist who led Haiti in 1996-2001, was the front-runner among 33 presidential candidates. …

Date: Tue, 07 Feb 2006

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Haiti’s election: Hope for a better future Miami Herald – FL,USA
… can help create an opportunity to restore order, maintain international support, attract foreign investors — and ultimately to rebuild Haiti’s economy and …

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Resurrecting Haiti Globe and Mail – Canada
Canada has invested a great deal in the herculean task of transforming Haiti from a failed nation-state into a functioning democracy capable of protecting its …

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Haiti’s Hope New York Sun – New York,NY,USA
Today will be as much of a banner day as war-riven Haiti can hope for. Not only does it mark the 20th anniversary of the end of …

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Haiti election off to stumbling start Reuters – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – Haiti’s presidential election got off to a rocky start on Tuesday after repeated delays as thousands of people trekked to …

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Haiti calm as polls open for national election Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE — At the Argentine National School — site of one of Haiti’s most infamous election day massacres — Arnold Pierre-Louis on Monday quietly …

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Haiti’s orphan democracy International Herald Tribune – France
Now it was morning, and it seemed all of Haiti had descended into the square, each person waving fanlike branches cut from street-side trees. …

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Former president favored in Haiti vote CNN International – USA
GONAIVES, Haiti (CNN) — With police and UN peacekeepers standing guard, Haitians are heading to the polls Tuesday to elect a president from 33 candidates …

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Haiti ready to go to polls, UN mission warns of violence Monsters and Critics.com – Glasgow,UK
… with quick action said Juan Gabriel Valdes, the Chilean head of the UN stabilization force, ahead of Tuesday’s presidential and parliamentary elections in Haiti …

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One dead in Haiti election crush amid high turnout Monsters and Critics.com – Glasgow,UK
… The chief UN political officer in Haiti, Juan Gabriel Valdes, announced that polls would stay open until everyone had voted – past a 4 pm (2100 GMT) deadline …

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Haiti: Presidential Election Begins Stratfor – USA
Haiti’s first presidential election since former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide was driven from office in 2003 began Feb. 7. Up …

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Vote Time Extended in Haiti Election The Columbian – Vancouver,WA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Polling stations opened late – or not at all – and scuffles broke out Tuesday as Haitians cast ballots in the first presidential …

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Crowds storm polling places in Haiti, two dead Haiti Info – Haiti
Voting has got off to a rough start in volatile Haiti as angry mobs stormed voting centers that failed to open on time, with one person dying of a heart attack …

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Tension and disorder mar voting in Haiti International Herald Tribune – France
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti After more than a year of planning by the United Nations and by an interim government installed by the United States, the long-awaited …

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A look at Haiti’s troubled history Seattle Post Intelligencer – USA
Haiti, the poorest nation in the Western Hemisphere, has long been one of its most troubled as well. … The United States occupied Haiti from 1915-34. …

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In pictures: Haiti elections BBC News – UK
Road links are so poor that ballot papers and boxes had to be delivered by mules in some areas. There were chaotic scenes in parts …

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Street violence mars elections in Haiti Independent Online – Cape Town,South Africa Port-au-Prince – Four people were reported dead and dozens more were injured during presidential elections in volatile Haiti as angry crowds stormed voting …

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Voting delays raise tempers in Haiti radiojamaica.com – Jamaica
… station. Official results will not be known for days. Overall spending on Haiti’s election has been put at $73 million. Jamaica’s …

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Vote count begins in Haiti, some still wait to cast ballots Xinhua – China
7 (Xinhuanet) — Vote counting began in Haiti Tuesday in some areas by candlelight, while voters elsewhere were still waiting for their turn to cast ballots in …

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Haiti’s Top Candidate Pride of Hometown Houston Chronicle – United States
MARMELADE, Haiti — Hours before dawn, people had already started walking the winding, pitted roads of this small mountain town, eager to vote Tuesday in …

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Haiti elections end Radio New Zealand – Wellington,New Zealand Voting has now ended in parliamentary and presidential elections in Haiti, after being extended following logistical problems. The …

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Three dead in Haiti as violence, vote manipulation issues mar … JURIST – USA
[JURIST] Three people were killed Tuesday in election-related violence in Haiti [JURIST news archive] as citizens waited for hours at voting stations to …

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Haiti counts ballots after poll Aljazeera.net – Qatar
Counting of ballots has started in Haiti after elections marked by stampedes that left four dead ended. As the counting got underway …

Date: Mon, 06 Feb 2006

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Another vote, same grim reality for Haiti Toronto Star – Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI—Since its first democratic elections 15 years ago, Haiti has been shattered by two violent government overthrows, torn apart by …

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Haiti: FOIAs Reveal USAID/IRI Election Manipulation Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA … evidence showing that USAID and the IRI have continually worked to undermine, discredit, and splinter Fanmi Lavalas, the popular movement of the poor in Haiti.

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Elections a step forward for Haiti Trinidad & Tobago Express – Port-of-Spain,Trinidad and Tobago TOMORROW’s crucial national elections in the troubled Caribbean country of Haiti will see the eyes of the world focussed once again on that nation as it …

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St Lucia eyeing the elections in Haiti Caribbean Net News – Georgetown,Cayman Islands Saint Lucia says it will support Haiti’s request for re-entry into CARICOM, if the country’s upcoming elections are held in a “free and fair manner.”. …

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Haiti’s bitter history of hope Los Angeles Times – CA,USA
… the Haitian Revolution.”. ON JAN. 1, 1804, the victorious Gen. Jean-Jacques Dessalines proclaimed Haiti’s independence. As he did …

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Haiti’s “socialist” front organizations funded by Republican … Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
… 2004 ousting of the democratically elected government. IRI has worked continously, to undermine the political process in Haiti. …

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Caricom Observers For Haiti Elections Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA A batallion of Jordanian peacekeepers patrolling the slum of Cite Soleil, Haiti. (MINUSTAH Photos/Sophia Paris). Hardbeatnews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Mon. Feb. …

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Haiti election Tuesday Cay Compass – Grand Cayman,Cayman Islands PORT—AU—PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — UN troops beefed up patrols Saturday and poll workers mobilized trucks and even mules to carry ballots to remote regions, as …

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Haiti looks to election as rescue from ruin Detroit Free Press – United States
BY ANDREW SELSKY. Preparing for Haiti’s Tuesday election, UN police work in a vote tabulation center Sunday in Port-au-Prince. The …

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On eve of poll, Haiti’s Aristide silent in exile Reuters.uk – UK
… In Haiti, supporters have danced in the streets calling for Aristide’s return after a coup in 2004 forced him to seek refuge in South Africa. …

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Locals await Haiti election Norwich Bulletin – Norwich,CT,USA
NORWICH — As Haiti braces for presidential and congressional elections Tuesday, Norwich resident Geraldson Petit-Homme, 47, believes the mere act of holding …

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Ex-Playboy model is “Mama” to Haiti’s poor children Khaleej Times – Dubai,United Arab Emirates PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – When former centerfold Susie Krabacher cradles a crippled child in the orphanage she founded in Haiti, the Playboy mansion, a life of …

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Haiti crippled by crime, fear ahead of election Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 6 (Reuters) – First, one of Robert Labrousse’s friends was shot dead and two of his employees were kidnapped as they left his factory …

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Jean-Juste, In Miami, Endorses Front-Runner In Haiti’s Elections NBC6.net – Miami,FL,USA
MIAMI — While getting medical treatment in Miami, a Roman Catholic priest gave his endorsement for the upcoming presidential elections in Haiti. The Rev. …

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Haiti: Secure and Credible Elections Crucial for Stability YubaNet – Nevada City,CA,USA
The Haitian government and the United Nations mission in Haiti must ensure that the long-awaited elections pave the way for political stability, Human Rights …

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Slum-dwellers on edge as Haiti vote nears United Press International – USA
By JASON MOTLAGH. CITE SOLEIL, Haiti, Feb. 6 (UPI) — Residents of one of the most dangerous slums in the Americas fear violence …

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Bahamas May Explore Labour Accord With Haiti The Bahama Journal – Nassau,Bahamas
The election of a stable government in Haiti tomorrow could clear the way for the Bahamas government to explore the establishment of a structured labour accord …

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Haiti heads to polls … at last Christian Science Monitor – Boston,MA,USA After being postponed four times, Haiti’s first presidential election since its last elected leader, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, was ousted two years ago is taking …

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AP Blog on Haiti Elections Washington Post – United States
By The Associated Press. — This is the second of periodic dispatches by Andrew Selsky, the AP’s Chief of Caribbean News, who is in Haiti covering the first …

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Rev. Jean-Juste urges vote for Preval in Haiti election Bradenton Herald – FL, United States
… in Tuesday’s election, comparing him favorably to ousted President Jean Bertrand-Aristide as someone who would represent “all the people residing in Haiti.”. …

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No Match for Rene Preval in Haiti Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
Port-au-Prince, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) Haiti”s former Prime Minister Rene Preval, 63, leads the preference for the Feb 7 presidential race with 40 per cent …

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Mules Deliver Ballots Ahead of Haiti Vote ABC News – USA
Argentine United Nations troops patrol the streets of Gonaives, Haiti on the eve of presidential elections on Monday Feb. 6, 2006. …

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Security fears growing ahead of Haiti’s elections Financial Times – London,England,UK
Haiti goes to the polls on Tuesday amid fears that violence in the politically fragmented and socially polarised country could disrupt voting. …

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In Haiti, residents prepare for much-delayed election Macon Telegraph – Macon,GA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – At the Argentine National School – site of one of Haiti’s most infamous Election Day massacres – Arnold Pierre-Louis on Monday quietly …

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Jean-Juste Endorses Preval For Haiti Presidency CBS 4 – Miami,FL,USA
… compared Haitian Presidential Candidate Rene Preval to ousted President Jean Bertrand-Aristide, saying both were leaders who would represent all those in Haiti …

Date: Sun, 05 Feb 2006

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Haiti’s election to produce legitimate govt: UN spokesman Xinhua – China
… 7 in Haiti will produce a legitimate government which the international community will recognize and can have dialogue with, said a UN spokesman on Saturday. …

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Haiti Briefs Miami Herald – FL,USA
… Haiti has the highest rate of AIDS outside of Africa, and in recent years an international effort has brought life-saving antiretroviral drugs to thousands on …

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Candidate rails against Haiti’s leaders Seattle Post Intelligencer – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A presidential candidate whose name was dropped from the ballot despite two Haitian Supreme Court rulings said Saturday the interim …

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Candidates vie to be new leader of Haiti Daytona Beach News-Journal – Daytona,FL,USA … A businessman, educator, aid director, pastor and civil engineer from Morency, a tiny town in southern Haiti, Chavannes served as vice president in the interim …

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TIMELINE: Haiti: A tortured history Fort Lauderdale Sun Sentinel – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA While the Dominican Republic has enjoyed some measure of prosperity, Haiti has remained politically and economically troubled. … Haiti finishes payments in 1947. …

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CKUT Radio – Haiti for the Haitians Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA … recently in Port au Prince. Patrick Elie is a long-time political and human rights activist in Haiti. He served as the Secretary …

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Shattered Haiti awaits election Dallas Morning News (subscription) – TX,USA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Since its first democratic elections 15 years ago, Haiti has been shattered by two violent government overthrows, torn apart by …

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Are they kidnappers, gangsters or armed militants in Haiti? Centro de Mídia Independente – Brazil
“The independent journalists and photographers in Haiti usually stand out from the rest of the pack. We’re the ones dressed …

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Tuesday’s vote seen as crucial to pulling Haiti from despair San Jose Mercury News – CA, USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A rusty pickup carrying two wounded young men speeds through a slum as a paramedic sticks a barely audible siren out a window …

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Chinese Riot Police to Guard Haiti’s Ballot Center CRI – Beijing,China
(Chinese peacekeeping riot police officers Wang Lei and Tian Lei, right, patrol the ballot counting center in Haiti’s Port-au-Prince Saturday, Febuary 4, 2006. …

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Haiti election stirs fear, confusion, some hope Reuters South Africa – Johannesburg,South Africa PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – Rife with fear of an explosion of violence, Haiti will vote on a new president on Tuesday to replace its last elected leader …

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With mules and computers, Haiti bids for democracy Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 5 (Reuters) – With hired mules packing ballots over mountainous terrain, voters walking miles to polls and computers ready to tally …

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Haiti election may pave way for Aristide‘s return The Kindred Times – Utah,USA
MIAMI – Haiti‘s return to free elections when it votes for a new president on Tuesday may not go down well with the US government, for all its talk about …

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Haiti election stirs fear, confusion, some hope ABC News – USA
Rife with fear of an explosion of violence, Haiti will vote on a new president on Tuesday to replace its last elected leader, Jean-Bertrand Aristide, ousted …

Date: Sat, 04 Feb 2006

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Haiti braces for its ballot Globe and Mail – Canada
… “MINUSTAH isn’t doing any good and have brought no stability to Haiti,” Tiblan says. “There is no civil war here, we are just fighting to have a better life.”. …

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What kind of Haiti will he leave? Miami Herald – FL,USA
Haiti’s interim government, led by Boca Raton resident Gérard Latortue, has gotten mixed reviews as it wraps up two years in power. BY JACQUELINE CHARLES. …

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Episcopalians put faith, money in Haiti Kentucky.com – Lexington,KY,USA
The Episcopal bishop of violence-torn Haiti will be in Lexington today to help raise money for his impoverished diocese and to thank Kentucky Episcopalians for …

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UN, Haiti pledge safety during vote Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (subscription) – Little Rock,AR,USA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — UN and Haitian authorities pledged Thursday to prevent violence from disrupting next week’s elections, as an aid agency warned that …

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Canada hastened Haiti’s downfall Toronto Star – Canada
… and am delighted to see the popular press acknowledge our complicity in what was an illegal coup against an elected president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide of Haiti. …

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Haiti’s musical ambassador Edmonton Journal – Edmonton,Alberta,Canada … land. “It’s a very difficult task,” she says, “because everything we hear is so negative it makes Haiti sound like a living hell. …

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Despite Haiti’s troubles, election seen as a hope San Francisco Chronicle – CA, USA
Port-Au-Prince, Haiti — Since Haiti’s first democratic elections 15 years ago, the nation has been shattered by the violent overthrow of two governments …

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The Plight of Haiti’s Children Washington Post – United States
In the streets of Port-au-Prince and surrounding slums, the children of Haiti are everywhere. … The main difference is that Haiti is not officially at war. …

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UN troops step up patrols ahead of Haiti election Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 4 (Reuters) – UN peacekeeping soldiers and police stepped up patrols in the Haitian capital on Saturday to ward off violence during …

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Hope seems elusive as Haiti elections near Columbus Ledger-Enquirer – Columbus,GA,USA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – A rusty pickup carrying two wounded young men speeds through a slum as a paramedic sticks a barely audible siren out a window, hurtling …

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Hope Seems Elusive As Haiti Elections Near Forbes – USA
… The makeshift ambulance, its Red Cross flag flapping, is just one snapshot of the horrendous conditions and failing international support in Haiti as the …

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Preval Victory Predicted in Haiti Prensa Latina – Havana,Cuba
… from the campaign of former Prime Minister René Preval predicted that “there will be no second round” in next Tuesday´s presidential elections in Haiti. …

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UN troops step up patrols ahead of Haiti election Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
Haitians ride in a truck with goats on a street in Port-au-Prince, Haiti February 3, 2006. Haiti closed its schools on Friday and …

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Slum gangs rule as Haiti goes to polls Times Online – UK
BEHIND the high stone walls of an abandoned brewery overlooking Haiti’s most volatile slum, Lieutenant Commander Jorge Teixeira chewed his lip in frustration …

Date: Fri, 03 Feb 2006

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Canada must aid Haiti’s democrats Toronto Star – Canada
Canada betrayed Haiti’s democrats two years ago, and we were not alone. … Meanwhile, Haiti’s small but rich elite cheered, along with US Republicans. …

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UN Commander: Haiti voters will be safe United Press International – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb. … “A lot of people are against elections,” said Jacques Bernard, director-general of Haiti’s provisional electoral commission. …

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US rejects request for choppers in Haiti Miami Herald – FL,USA
… has turned down a United Nations request to supply US military helicopters to help with transportation during Tuesday’s elections in Haiti, a State Department …

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Haiti On The Agenda Of The Rio Group Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA … Guyana this week took over the chairmanship of the Rio Group and reiterated its intent to urge the body to focus on the stabilization of the situation in Haiti …

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Haiti Bans Alcohol Sales, Closes Schools Ahead of Elections Bloomberg – USA
3 (Bloomberg) — Haiti closed schools, banned the sale of alcohol, and prohibited pre-Carnival celebrations in a bid to provide security ahead of the country’s …

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Violence-wracked Haiti to pick new president ReliefWeb (press release) – Geneva,Switzerland PORT-AU-PRINCE, Feb 3, 2006 (AFP) – Voters in Haiti will pick a new leader Tuesday amid deep concern over the violence that still plagues the impoverished …

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Haiti: Respect for the rule of law is vital during the electoral … Amnesty International – USA
… and instability in the country, said Susan Lee, Amnesty International Americas Programme Director today on the eve of the Presidential elections in Haiti. …

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Security fears grow as Haiti election nears Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 3 (Reuters) – Haiti closed its schools on Friday and the presidential front-runner canceled a campaign rally amid heightened …

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Seek probe of DR’s role in ouster of Haiti’s Aristide Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic … Commission on Human Rights, including those that have supported Aristide — the TransAfrica Forum, the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti and the …

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DR’s military ready to control border during Haiti’s elections Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic … border in Dajabón, Elias Pińa and Pedernales provinces, to confront any incidents resulting from the electoral process slated for Tuesday in neighboring Haiti …

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London sends city water expert to Haiti London Free Press – Canada
London’s top water official is headed to Haiti to help find solutions to deteriorating water quality in the impoverished country’s northern area. …

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Observers arrive for fraught election mission in Haiti Euronews.net – Lyon,France
International observers have arrived in Haiti for one of the most dangerous election monitoring missions in the world. The Caribbean …

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Security fears grow as Haiti election nears Khaleej Times – Dubai,United Arab Emirates PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haiti closed its schools on Friday and the presidential front-runner canceled a campaign rally amid heightened security concerns ahead …

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Haiti’s identity emerges as election draws near Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Marie Therese Simplice awoke at dawn Tuesday and walked five hours through some of this city’s most dangerous neighborhoods to get the …

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Haiti: MINUSTAH still using Black Ops Organization, CAG Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA CAG has allegedly been involved in spying on Presidential debates, detaining whistleblowers in Haiti, and running naval patrols off of Cite Soleil. …

Date: Thu, 02 Feb 2006

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Flights to and from Haiti canceled Miami Herald – FL,USA
… Anticipating political unrest coinciding with upcoming elections in Haiti, American Airlines said Wednesday it has canceled flights to and from Port-au-Prince …

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Schnorr: Returning stability to Haiti Sudbury Town Crier – Framingham,MA,USA
By Dan Schnorr/ Letters from Haiti. “That can’t be who I think it is. I must be mistaken,” I thought as I stared up at the portrait …

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Caritas announces creation of new working group on Haiti ReliefWeb (press release) – Geneva,Switzerland … and the CIDSE network (Coopération Internationale pour le Développement et la Solidarité ) agreed to set up a new Working Group on Haiti during a January …

calsun.canoe.ca/News/National/2006/02/02/1422428-sun.html
Canada to pull its weight on world stage Calgary Sun – Canada
… our values of freedom and compassion, prime minister-designate Stephen Harper said yesterday as he bid farewell to Canadians heading to Haiti as election …

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Dark past hovers over some Haiti presidential hopefuls Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 2 (Reuters) – The leader of a bloody rebellion that toppled the last democratically elected government, a weapons dealer, an army …

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Students’ Little Haiti Images To Be Published In National … NBC6.net – Miami,FL,USA
A group of Miami Edison Senior High School students who were recently chosen to take part in a National Geographic photo camp took photos in Little Haiti. …

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Haiti’s election At last, a bridge of sorts to the future Economist – UK
… Even so, almost two years after a ragtag group of armed rebels precipitated the ousting of Jean-Bertrand Aristide as Haiti’s president, the poorest and most …

www.haitiaction.net/News/IJDH/2_2_6.html
Haiti Human Rights groups to file Petition against the United … Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
My name is Brian Concannon, I am the director of the Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti. I worked in Haiti on human rights …

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Haiti: Maxine Waters urge the Inter-American Commission on Human … Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
… the Bush Administration participated in a coup d’etat to overthrow President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the democratically-elected President of Haiti, in February …

www.midiaindependente.org/pt/blue/2006/02/344357.shtml
Kevin Pina entrevista o homem mais procurado do Haití: Amaral … Centro de Mídia Independente – Brazil
Amaral é o líder da resistęncia contra o golpe e contra o governo ditatorial em Cité-Soleil. By the Haiti Information Project (HIP). …

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Can Angelina Jolie Save Lives While Making a Fashion Statement? ABC News – USA
Angelina Jolie sits with Haitian schoolgirl Naomi Georges, age 7, at the Immaculate Conception School in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Friday, Jan. 13, 2006. …

www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/N02364401.htm
Peacekeepers can protect Haiti voters -UN general Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Feb 2 (Reuters) – UN peacekeepers are ready to secure Haiti’s oft-delayed election with a rapid-strike force to put down any violence at …

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/02/02/AR2006020202134.html
Dark past hovers over some Haiti presidential hopefuls Washington Post – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – The leader of a bloody rebellion that toppled the last democratically elected government, a weapons dealer, an army chief and …

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American Airlines cancels Haiti flights Monsters and Critics.com – Glasgow,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (UPI) — American Airlines has canceled flights to and from Haiti ahead of next week`s elections for fear of escalated violence during …

www.canadiandemocraticmovement.ca/displayarticle804.html
Haitian Elections – Climate of Fear and Violence, Canada … Canadian Democratic Movement – Canada
Holding elections in a country as unstable, insecure and terrified as Haiti may seem impossible, but that is exactly what the US-backed interim government …

Date: Wed, 01 Feb 2006

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Experts ignored, suppressed by Bush Quad City Times – Davenport,IA,USA
… The New York Times broke a sad story about a duplicitous Bush policy that helped drive the elected president of Haiti, Jean Bertrand Aristide, out of his …

www.politicalaffairs.net/article/articleview/2673/1/148/
Haiti: The Question of René Préval’s Candidacy Political Affairs Magazine – New York,NY,USA … forces struggling against the Feb. 29, 2004 coup d’état which toppled Haiti’s constitutional government. The confusion has become …

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Haiti: UN forces preparing for elections Monsters and Critics.com – Glasgow,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (UPI) — UN peacekeepers in Haiti are on high alert ahead of elections scheduled for next week, Haitian radio reported Wednesday. …

washingtontimes.com/upi/20060201-092812-9714r.htm
Haiti: UN forces preparing for elections Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
UN peacekeepers in Haiti are on high alert ahead of elections scheduled for next week, Haitian radio reported Wednesday. The 9,000 …

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Fernandez is still miffed at Haiti for December incident, reports … Dominican Today – Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic Santo Domingo.- Despite that Haiti’s new ambassador in the country presented the letters de rigueur to Foreign minister Carlos Morales Troncoso over one …

www.bradenton.com/mld/bradenton/news/nation/13765518.htm
American Airlines cancels flights to Haiti, fearing election … Bradenton Herald – FL, United States
BY INA PAIVA CORDLE. Anticipating political unrest coinciding with the upcoming Haitian elections, American Airlines said Wednesday …

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Haiti’s Election Will Put Canada to the Test Embassy – Ottawa,Ontario,Canada
A great deal may still go wrong in Haiti, but as the election date looms the big test for Canada will be our ability to hold steady to a foreign policy …

cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Canada/2006/02/01/1421432-cp.html
Harper says Canada must continue promoting its values abroad Calgary Sun – Canada
… He visited a group of Canadians headed to monitor presidential elections in Haiti and thanked them for promoting Canada’s values abroad. …

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American stops flights to Haiti during elections Team 4 News – Harlingen,TX,USA
FORT WORTH, Texas American Airlines will suspend flights to and from Haiti for two days next week during the Caribbean nation’s elections. …

www.indybay.org/news/2006/02/1799627.php
Haiti: CIDA funded Camille Chambers (PAPDA) confronted at World … Bay Area Indymedia – San Francisco,CA,USA by CHAN Wednesday, Feb. 01, 2006 at 7:11 AM. …Another forum on Haiti ran parallel with the CHAN forum. It was organized by Plateforme …

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Harper says Canada no superpower but can influence world through … Canada.com – Hamilton,Ontario,Canada
… He visited a training seminar Wednesday for a group of Canadians headed to monitor Haiti’s presidential elections, slated for Feb. 7. …

  
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