HAITI HEADLINES JANUARY 1-20 2005

20/1/05

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AU wants to set up a stable Haiti
Daily News (subscription) – KwaZulu-Natal,South Africa
The African Union is ready to help restore stability and pave the way for elections in Haiti, “an African country outside Africa”, AU chairman Alpha Oumar …

www.jamaicaobserver.com/sports/html/20050118T200000-0500_
73465_OBS_CUBA_EDGE_HAITI_TO_ADVANCE_IN_DIGICEL_CUP.asp

Cuba edge Haiti to advance in Digicel Cup
Jamaica Observer – Jamaica
HAVANA, Cuba (CMC) – Cuba snatched the last spot in next month’s Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Digicel Cup final round when they eliminated Haiti in their …

www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=05/01/19/1510217
Sen. Nelson on Haiti Coup: “Hard to Say We Support Democracy and …
Democracy Now – New York,NY,USA
At her confirmation hearing for Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice was questioned about the situation in Haiti and the 2004 coup d’etat that ousted the …

www.voanews.com/english/2005-01-19-voa47.cfm
US Coast Guard: Growing Number of Migrants Stopped at Sea
Voice of America – USA
… That is compared to about 59 in the four years previous to that.”. The other large group of migrants Coast Guard officials picked up last year was from Haiti. …

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Haiti: ICRC starts work in shantytown
ICRC (press release) – Geneva,Switzerland
… in Cité-Soleil during the latest clashes between the gangs and in the joint operations conducted by the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti and the …

19/1/05

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USS Saipan Expeditionary Strike Group Deploys on Humanitarian …
WAVY-TV – Portsmouth,VA,USA
… Caribbean. Navy officials say the Saipan ESG will support a humanitarian assistance exercise in Haiti entitled New Horizons. More …

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Haiti: ICRC starts work in shantytown
ICRC (press release) – Geneva,Switzerland
… in Cité-Soleil during the latest clashes between the gangs and in the joint operations conducted by the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti and the …

www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=05/01/19/1510217
Sen. Nelson on Haiti Coup: “Hard to Say We Support Democracy and …
Democracy Now – New York,NY,USA
At her confirmation hearing for Secretary of State, Condoleezza Rice was questioned about the situation in Haiti and the 2004 coup d’etat that ousted the …

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Haiti – a year to remember /01.05
Christian Aid (press release) – UK
This month’s church magazine article focuses on Haiti in 2004 – a year it witnessed political turmoil and a devastating hurricane. …

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AU wants to set up a stable Haiti
Daily News (subscription) – KwaZulu-Natal,South Africa
The African Union is ready to help restore stability and pave the way for elections in Haiti, “an African country outside Africa”, AU chairman Alpha Oumar …

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AU intervenes in Haiti crisis
SABC News – Auckland Park,South Africa
The African Union has come to the rescue and is taking over the crisis in Haiti to prepare the country for elections. President …

www.nosweat.org.uk/article.php?sid=1154&mode=thread&order=0
Latest on the free trade zone unionisation battle in Haiti
No Sweat – UK
to use their influence to support a succesful mediation process between organised workers and the management at the Codevi Free Trade Zone in Ouanaminthe, Haiti …

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=1110&slug=Foreign%20Minister%20Detained

Argentina foreign minister briefly held
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
… enter the cockpit. Bielsa continued on to Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and has since returned to Buenos Aires, Dupont said. “We regret …

18/1/05

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Is there hope in Haiti?
Oxford Press – Oxford,OH,USA
“I do believe,” says Gerard Latortue, in power since March as Haiti’s interim prime minister, “that by this time next year, we will be a peaceful country.”. …

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WYCLEF LAMENTS DIVISION IN HAITI: Rapper says upcoming elections …
Eurweb – Los Angeles,CA,USA
… there is security and people feel safe, it’s going to be hard to go through with a really positive election,” said Wyclef Jean Thursday about his native Haiti. …

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s_detained,0,6634563.story?coll=sfla-home-headlines

Authorities detain 65 Haitian migrants in Bahamian waters
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
NASSAU, Bahamas — Authorities detained 65 illegal migrants from Haiti in Bahamian waters over the weekend, officials said Monday. …

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/world/haiti/10662755.htm
Haitian sued over alleged torture
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
… paramilitary leader, has been sued over allegations of torture, crimes against humanity and use of violence against women, including rape, in Haiti in the …

www.haiti-info.com/article.php3?id_article=3178
UN force unable to stem violence in chaotic Haiti
Haiti Info – Haiti
PETIT-GOAVE, Haiti — Ten years ago, Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide disbanded the Haitian army, which was known for toppling governments and …

17/1/05

www.haiti-info.com/article.php3?id_article=3178
UN force unable to stem violence in chaotic Haiti
Haiti Info – Haiti
PETIT-GOAVE, Haiti — Ten years ago, Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide disbanded the Haitian army, which was known for toppling governments and

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/world/haiti/10662755.htm
Haitian sued over alleged torture
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
paramilitary leader, has been sued over allegations of torture, crimes against humanity and use of violence against women, including rape, in Haiti in the

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Is there hope in Haiti?
Oxford Press – Oxford,OH,USA
“I do believe,” says Gerard Latortue, in power since March as Haiti’s interim prime minister, “that by this time next year, we will be a peaceful country.”.

www.hardbeatnews.com/details3010.htm
Violence Continues In Haiti
Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA
Hardbeatnews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Mon. Jan 17, 2005: A US travel warning remained in place for Haiti last night, on the conclusion

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WYCLEF LAMENTS DIVISION IN HAITI: Rapper says upcoming elections
Eurweb – Los Angeles,CA,USA
there is security and people feel safe, it’s going to be hard to go through with a really positive election,” said Wyclef Jean Thursday about his native Haiti.

seattlepi.nwsource.com/national/aplatin_story.asp?
category=1102&slug=Haiti%20Adviser%20Shot

Top aide to Haiti’s prime minister shot
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The interim prime minister’s chief adviser was shot and wounded Sunday during a failed carjacking attempt in Haiti’s capital, police …

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/10661509.htm
Envoy Urges Aristide Followers to Vote
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
UNITED NATIONS – The top UN envoy to Haiti urged followers of ousted President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to reject violence and take part in elections, saying …

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/10656717.htm
Arab Haitians become more vocal, visible
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
… But even as Pierre Saliba enjoyed Middle Eastern culture, it was the cultural nuances of his real homeland, Haiti, that came to define much of his character. …

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category=1102&slug=Haiti%20Journalists%20Beaten

Two journalists severely beaten in Haiti
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Assailants robbed and severely beat two reporters for Haiti’s largest newspaper while the journalists were covering a cleanup effort …

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category=1102&slug=Haiti%20Adviser%20Shot

Top aide to Haiti’s prime minister shot
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — The interim prime minister’s chief adviser was shot and wounded Sunday during a failed carjacking attempt in Haiti’s capital, police …

15/1/05

www.haiti-info.com/article.php3?id_article=59
No Solutions in Haiti
Haiti Info – Haiti
PORT – AU – PRINCE, Haiti, March 18 – Six years after US troops landed in Haiti hoping to shore up democracy and promote stability, the international force …

www.haitiaction.net/News/CJA/1_14_5.html
Haitian Death Squad Leader, Toto Constant, to be brought to …
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
… being the outspoken leader of the paramilitary death squad known as FRAPH (Revolutionary Front for the Advancement and Progress of Haiti), Toto Constant has …

www.haitiaction.net/News/CJA/1_14_5.html
Haitian Death Squad Leader, Toto Constant, to be brought to …
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
… being the outspoken leader of the paramilitary death squad known as FRAPH (Revolutionary Front for the Advancement and Progress of Haiti), Toto Constant has …

www.cbc.ca/cp/world/050114/w011498.html
Two people killed during police raid on Haitian slum
CBC News – Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Two people were killed Friday during a police raid in a Haitian slum, the latest violence as authorities tried to regain control …

14/1/05

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JEAN: ‘HAITI TOO DIVIDED’
Contactmusic.com – Burley in Wharfdale,Ilkley,UK
Haiti’s most famous son, hip-hop star WYCLEF JEAN, insists the Caribbean country is still too divided to hold an election. Haiti’s …

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The Dictatorship of Debt The World Bank and Haiti
CounterPunch – Petrolia,CA,USA
Last Thursday the World Bank announced it would release $73 million in cash to Haiti’s government of Gerard Latortue that was installed by foreign powers after …

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UN peacekeepers in Haiti face bullets and stones
noticias.info (press release) – Spain
/noticias.info/ One civilian police officer from the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) has been injured by stone-throwers as he tried to …

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PHPSESSID-36fe1cb6b8191829dbea782fce2ce890.html

US State Department Lists US Accomplishments in Haiti for 2004
All American Patriots (press release) – Taeby,NA,Sweden
The United States has provided substantial aid to Haiti in the wake of “the twin ordeals” of violent political unrest and devastating floods in 2004, says

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/local/10639947.htm
Peacekeepers Fire Tear Gas at Haiti Crowd
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – UN peacekeepers fired tear gas into a crowd at a food distribution site in northern Haiti on Thursday after people started throwing

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/14/content_2458637.htm
Four armed men killed in Haiti
Xinhua – Beijing,China
HAVANA, Jan. 13 (Xinhuanet) — Four armed men were killed in a police operation on Wednesday in the Saline section of Port-AU-Prince

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UN peacekeepers in Haiti face bullets and stones
UN News Centre
13 January 2005 — One civilian police officer from the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) has been injured by stone-throwers as he

www.allamericanpatriots.com/m-news+article+storyid-
4449-PHPSESSID-bf74eb949ef6041327d2634923c154c0.html

US Providing $15 Million to Support 2005 Elections in Haiti
All American Patriots (press release) – Taeby,NA,Sweden
Washington — The United States is providing $15 million to support general elections in Haiti in 2005, part of a $44 million commitment from the global

www.allamericanpatriots.com/m-news+article+storyid-4445.html
United States Committed to Democracy, Economic Growth in Haiti
All American Patriots (press release) – Taeby,NA,Sweden
The United States is committed to the collective international effort to bolster stability, democracy and economic growth in Haiti, and supports a

13/1/05

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Haiti: Elections yes, human rights violations no
OneWorld.net – London,England,UK
In response to the international community’s pledge of US$41 million to fund elections in Haiti later this year, the UK-based Haiti Support Group expresses its

www.voanews.com/english/2005-01-13-voa1.cfm
Haiti Foreign Minister Says Country on Edge of Crisis
Voice of America – USA
The UN Security Council has appealed to international donors to renew their commitment to Haiti as the flood-ravaged Caribbean nation prepares for elections

www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/WO0501/S00118.htm
Consider Progress Made in Haiti
Scoop.co.nz (press release) – New Zealand
The United States repeatedly has called for the disarming of Haiti’s illegally armed groups, and DeWayne Wickhamis wrong to suggest otherwise (”Payoffs to

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article_id=06d4c197ce91ab1f417b67c14a10dc36

Killings of Haitian Street Kids Soar, Rights Workers Say
New California Media – San Francisco,CA,USA
which had declined after child-welfare campaigns waged by former president Jean Bertrand Aristide, have skyrocketed, according to human rights workers in Haiti …

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Regional leaders push Haiti to end rights abuses
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
UNITED NATIONS, Jan 12 (Reuters) – Haiti’s government must do more to push national reconciliation before November elections by freeing political prisoners and

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UN Envoy Says Haiti Being Stabilised In Run Up To Elections This
a2gay.org.uk – Manchester,UK
With the attempts by illegal armed groups to destabilize Haiti beaten back and violence greatly reduced, the Caribbean nation has started on a new path leading

11/1/05

www.bangkokpost.com/News/13Jan2005_news34.php
Haiti signs pact for $41m election aid package
Bangkok Post – Bangkok,Thailand
United Nations _ Haiti’s leaders have signed an agreement for $41 million in aid to help the impoverished and strife-torn Caribbean nation prepare for

www.periodico26.cu/english_new/world/haiti120105.htm
Fragile Situation in Haiti Suggests Debate in UN Security Council
Periódico 26 – Las Tunas,Cuba
United Nations, Jan 12 (Prensa Latina) The fragile situation in Haiti, still expecting the promise international financial aid, will give way to a public

www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/N11322494.htm
Haiti signs $41 million election aid package
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
UNITED NATIONS, Jan 11 (Reuters) – Haiti’s leaders have signed an agreement for $41 million in aid to help the impoverished and strife-torn Caribbean nation …

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/10614319.htm
US Marine from Haiti fights deportation
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
… SAN JUAN – A US Marine who went to battle in Iraq after he served a sentence for adultery is fighting a deportation order to his native Haiti. Cpl. …

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Haiti still needs world’s attention -UN official
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT LOUIS, Mauritius, Jan 11 (Reuters) – Haiti is at risk of backsliding as it tries to emerge from political turmoil and natural diasters if the Indian Ocean …

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Haiti receives funds for elections in 2005, UN mission says
UN News Centre
11 January 2005 — A global agreement, initialled in the office of Prime Minister Gerard Latortue, is bringing $41 million from abroad to Haiti for its …

www.allamericanpatriots.com/m-news+article+storyid-4385.html
Haiti to Receive $73 Million in Aid from World Bank
All American Patriots (press release) – Taeby,NA,Sweden
Washington — The World Bank has approved $73 million for economic reform and disaster recovery efforts in Haiti, with the goal of helping the Caribbean …

11/1/05

www.sun-sentinel.com/news/local/miami/sfl-111h
aiti,0,7140058.story?coll=sfla-news-miami

Official: Judge clears way for Haitian gang leader’s removal
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
MIAMI — A Haitian street gang leader who helped lead the rebellion that forced Haiti’s President Jean-Bertrand Aristide out of power is set to be deported …

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features/setimes/features/2005/01/11/feature-02

BiH Peacekeepers Deployed to Haiti
Southeast European Times – MD,USA
Bosnia and Herzegovina police officers have proven to be successful peacekeepers in East Timor, Liberia and now Haiti. The country’s …

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Haiti Solidarity
CMAQ – Québec,Canada
… The country is of course Haiti, which in its 201st year finds itself occupied, not just by International Monetary Fund or World Bank policymakers, but by well …

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/10614319.htm
US Marine from Haiti fights deportation
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
SAN JUAN – A US Marine who went to battle in Iraq after he served a sentence for adultery is fighting a deportation order to his native Haiti. Cpl.

www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/10614404.htm
Detained enemy of Aristide will not oppose deportation
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
An enemy of ousted Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide who was detained by immigration authorities has asked to be sent back to Haiti, US authorities said

www.sun-sentinel.com/news/opinion/letters/sfl-brmail
774jan11,0,1914686.story?coll=sfla-news-letters

Dumas’ birth predated Haiti’s
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
A general in Napoleon’s army, he died in Villers-Cotterêts in 1806. The former French colony Saint-Domingue became the independent state of Haiti on Jan.

10/1/05

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/09/content_2435392.htm
Caribbean Community not to re-admit Haiti until after elections
Xinhua – Beijing,China
8 (Xinhuanet) — Haiti will not be allowed back into the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) until the country hold electionsin December this year and democracy is

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Wealthy Nations Give Haiti Under Dictatorship Aid Denied Democracy
Narco News – Mexico
Three days ago the most powerful governments in the world confirmed their support of dictatorship over democracy in Haiti. On January

www.haitiaction.net/News/HIP/1_7_5a.html
UN works to squash followers of Aristide in Haiti
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
Hundreds of Brazilian, Peruvian, Argentinian and Jordanian troops of the UN mission entered neighborhoods in Cite Soleil, Haiti this morning.

www.cmaq.net/fr/node.php?id=19491
RCMP/UN Help Smash Aristide Supporters
CMAQ – Québec,Canada
Port-au-Prince,Haiti(HIP)-Corralling residents and kicking down doors, heavily armed troops of the UN and the Police Nationale de Haiti (PNH) invaded several

9/1/05

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2005-01/09/content_2435392.htm
Caribbean Community not to re-admit Haiti until after elections
Xinhua – Beijing,China
8 (Xinhuanet) — Haiti will not be allowed back into the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) until the country hold electionsin December this year and democracy is

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Silencing the Present in Haiti
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
by Greg Beckett. This year the Republic of Haiti marks the bicentennial of its independence from France. Many are probably unaware

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Canada Plays Big Role in Propping Up Haiti Regime
CMAQ – Québec,Canada
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The Canadian government is taking a leadership role in propping up the US-installed regime in Haiti and keeping Fanmi Lavalas

8/1/05

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Silencing the Present in Haiti
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
by Greg Beckett. This year the Republic of Haiti marks the bicentennial of its independence from France. Many are probably unaware

www.politinfo.com/articles/article_2005_01_7_0014.html
World Bank Approves $ 73 Million in Loans For Haiti
PolitInfo.com – Baden-Baden,Germany
The World Bank has approved $ 73 million in loans to help Haiti’s economic and disaster recovery efforts. … Haiti is the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country.

www.haitiaction.net/News/MW/1_7_5.html
Haiti: Rep. Maxine Waters and 13 Other Members of Congress Urge
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
Haiti: Rep. Maxine Waters and 13 Other Members of Congress Urge President Bush to Oppose Payments to Thugs by the Interim Government of Haiti.

7/1/05

www.pww.org/article/articleview/6271/1/245
Canada plays big role in propping up Haiti regime
People’s Weekly World – USA
VANCOUVER, British Columbia ? The Canadian government is taking a leadership role in propping up the US-installed regime in Haiti and keeping Fanmi Lavalas

www.haitiaction.net/News/HIP/1_7_5.html
UN occupies Bel Air in Haiti
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
Port au Prince, Haiti (HIP) – Hundreds of Brazilian soldiers and special units of the Haitian National Police stormed the pro-Aristide neighborhood of Bel Air

www.sun-sentinel.com/news/local/broward/sfl-sctps
jan07,0,1207555.story?coll=sfla-news-broward

Haitians renew call for work permit extension
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
activists in South Florida insist their countrymen also deserve temporary protected status and their appeals grew louder last year as Haiti suffered deadly

www.wbrz.com/stories/010705/new_ascension001.shtml
Program notes history of civil rights, King’s legacy
WBRZ – Baton Rouge,LA,USA
Elizabeth Hospital raised $1,000 for the Haiti mission of Sisters of the Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady. “I truly believe that

www.reuters.com/financeNewsArticle.jhtml?type=bondsNews&storyID=7259500
UPDATE 2-World Bank OKs funds for Haiti after arrears paid
Reuters – USA
WASHINGTON, Jan 6 (Reuters) – The World Bank approved $73 million in assistance to Haiti on Thursday, ending a nearly four-year freeze on major disbursements

www.sfbayview.com/010505/haitidemocracy010505.shtml
Haiti: Democracy is not just a word
San Francisco Bay View – San Francisco,CA,USA
by Haiti Information Project. by Haiti Information Project. Port au Prince, Haiti (HIP) – The U,S.-installed regime of Gerard Latortue

www.haitiaction.net/Events/1_29_5/1_29_5.html
Democracy Under Siege: Human Rights In Haiti Today
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
Haiti Action Committee & What If? Foundation invite you to an evening with Father Gerard Jean-Juste of Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Father

6/1/05

www.zmag.org/content/showarticle.cfm?SectionID=55&ItemID=6963
Iraq and Haiti
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
Having helped to bring about the horrendous mess that has been unfolding in Haiti following the overthrow of elected President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, the Bush …

www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/html/20050105T200000-0500_72675_
OBS_UN_PEACEKEEPERS_EXCHANGE_FIRE_WITH_GUNMEN_IN_HAITI.asp

UN peacekeepers exchange fire with gunmen in Haiti
Jamaica Observer – Jamaica
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Gunmen opened fire on Brazilian UN peacekeeping soldiers in Haiti yesterday, when the troops attempted to clear trash-filled …

5/1/05

www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/10564952.htm
Doctors Strike, Crippling Haiti Hospital
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Doctors at Haiti’s largest public hospital extended a weeklong strike Tuesday to protest overdue paychecks, leaving dozens of victims

www.nosweat.org.uk/article.php?sid=1141&mode=thread&order=0
FaxyourMP Campaign on UK Government aid to Haiti:
No Sweat – UK
The year 2004 was the 200th anniversary of the founding of independent Haiti, the first freed slave state in the world. It should

www.haitiaction.net/News/BC/1_4_5.html
Haiti: Déjà vu
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
January marks the beginning of Carnaval season in Haiti- every Sunday afternoon the bandes-a-pied (literally, bands-on-foot) and their followers take to town

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ROC-HAITI TIES SOLID: ENVOY
Taiwan Headlines – Taipei,Taiwan
Panama City, Jan. 4 (CNA) Relations between the Republic of China and Haiti are solid, outgoing ROC Ambassador Hsieh Hsin-ping said Tuesday.

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Tensions linger nearly a year after revolt
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti — The government marked the country’s 201st anniversary of independence on Saturday while protesters demanded more help in this flood-ravaged

4/01/05

www.nosweat.org.uk/article.php?sid=1141&mode=thread&order=0
FaxyourMP Campaign on UK Government aid to Haiti:
No Sweat – UK
The year 2004 was the 200th anniversary of the founding of independent Haiti, the first freed slave state in the world. It should

washingtontimes.com/world/20050103-093636-6419r.htm
Many Haitians still fear for lives
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
By Mike Williams. PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — Naces LeBrun has heard the gunshots in the streets. Time and time again in the last few

washingtontimes.com/world/20050103-093636-2592r.htm
Tensions linger nearly a year after revolt
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti — The government marked the country’s 201st anniversary of independence on Saturday while protesters demanded more help in this flood-ravaged

www.usatoday.com/news/opinion/columnist/
wickham/2005-01-03-haiti-wickham_x.htm

DeWayne Wickham
USA Today – USA
While the Bush administration wages war against terrorism in Iraq, the government it propped up in Haiti has caved in to the terrorists who’ve seized control

03/01/04

www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/la-fg-
dominique3jan03,1,1521491.story?coll=la-headlines-world

Haiti’s Justice System Failing a Slain Radio Commentator
Los Angeles Times (subscription) – Los Angeles,CA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — In the 18 months that the case of journalist Jean Dominique’s slaying languished at the Supreme Court, two presiding judges resigned

www.disinfo.com/site/displayarticle8461.html
A Troubled Haiti Struggles To Gain Its Political Balance
DisInfo.com – USA
‘PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Jacques Rafael stood in front of the Moderne Store in downtown Port-au-Prince where his boss, a 52-year-old woman, was recently shot

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Protests mark anniversary in restive Haiti
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti · Haiti’s leaders marked the country’s 201st anniversary of independence Saturday while protesters demanded more help in this flood-ravaged

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Asylum Seeker’s Death Sparks Outrage
Los Angeles Times (subscription) – Los Angeles,CA,USA
Joseph Dantica flew here from Haiti, his family said, he was seeking a momentary respite from the strife and violence convulsing his native land.

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Amid protests, Haitian leaders celebrate 201st independence
WBOC TV 16 – Salisbury,MD,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti Protesters demanding more aid for a flood-ravaged city raised tensions during Haiti’s independence celebrations.

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Discontent with Haiti’s leader increases
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) – Minneapolis,MN,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — Jacques Rafael stood in front of the Moderne Store in downtown Port-au-Prince where his boss, a 52-year-old grandmother, was recently

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Haiti Turns 201
Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA
HBN, GONAIVES, Haiti, Sat. Jan. 1: Haiti marked its 201st year of independence today, amidst protests and calls by the country’s

www.nytimes.com/2005/01/02/international/americas/02haiti.html
A Troubled Haiti Struggles to Gain Its Political Balance
New York Times – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Jacques Rafael stood in front of the Moderne Store in downtown Port-au-Prince where his boss, a 52-year-old woman, was recently shot to

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Discontent with Haiti’s leader increases
Minneapolis Star Tribune (subscription) – Minneapolis,MN,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI — Jacques Rafael stood in front of the Moderne Store in downtown Port-au-Prince where his boss, a 52-year-old grandmother, was recently

www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A40037-2004Dec31.html
Haiti Is on the Right Track
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
The Bush administration recognizes the extraordinary opportunity to help Haiti break free from the debilitating cycle of corrupt and autocratic rulers who have

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Haiti News Watch: New York Times unproven claim of responsibility
Haiti Action Committee – Haiti
… Haiti News Watch (HNW) is an independent organization dedicated to fact checking news sources related to coverage of events in Haiti.

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Key events of 2004
IAfrica South African News – Cape Town,South Africa
29: Haiti — President Jean Bertrand Aristide bows to international pressure in the face of an armed uprising and abdicates, eventually finding refuge in

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Haiti Is on the Right Track
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
The Bush administration recognizes the extraordinary opportunity to help Haiti break free from the debilitating cycle of corrupt and autocratic rulers who have

news.xinhuanet.com/english/2004-12/31/content_2401059.htm
UN mission in Haiti nears completion of goals: spokesman
Xinhua – Beijing,China
HAVANA, Dec. 30 (Xinhuanet) — The UN Mission in Haiti is about tomeet its principal goals, its spokesman said Thursday. The UN

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Aristide, Natural Disasters & Tighter Immigration Policies Top
Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA
The horrific hurricanes and storms of 2004, that battered Caribbean islands like Grenada, the Bahamas, Haiti, Jamaica, Cuba and the Cayman Islands in the

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