HAITI HEADLINES SEPTEMBER 2-30 2004

30/9/04

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Experts Criticize US Policy Towards Haiti
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
A group of experts on Haiti say the United States applies a different standard, when it comes to problems facing the Western Hemisphere's most impoverished…

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Bare forests left Haiti exposed
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,United States
DIBEDOU, Haiti – (KRT) – The Sot is usually a gurgling little creek, just a few inches deep, that doesn't even provide enough water for the dozen families…

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Storm took ruinous toll on Haiti's croplands
Philadelphia Inquirer (subscription) – Philadelphia,PA,USA
By Paisley Dodds. DUBEDOU, Haiti – The corn crop is flattened; rice paddies are washed away. Even the bitter oranges exported to…

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Gang attacks add to Haiti's woes
Taipei Times – Taipei,Taiwan
The failure of Haiti's US-backed government to disarm the gangs that helped oust President Jean-Bertrand Aristide has created a climate of insecurity that…

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China Readies Riot Force For Peacekeeping in Haiti
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
… China's Public Security Ministry put a Haiti-bound contingent of specially trained People's Armed Police on display Wednesday, underlining what officials…

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Venezuela to send aid to storm-hit Haiti
Xinhua – Beijing,China
… mission will be headed by Colonel Antonio Rivero, national director of the Civil Protection and Disaster Management, who will go to Haiti aboard the air force…

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LOOTING IN STORM-RAVAGED HAITI
Special Broadcasting Service – Australia
Devastation of crops and a lack of drinking water have provoked rampant looting in flood-ravaged Haiti. Hurricane Jeanne, which…

28/9/04

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AFTER the flood, misery mounts in Haiti
MSNBC – USA
GONAIVES, Haiti – Peering through the windows of a UN relief helicopter as it descended over the flood-ravaged city, stunned visitors got their first inkling…

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DEATH Toll in Haiti Continues to Rise
Red Cross – USA
Tuesday, September 28, 2004 — At least 2,400 people were killed in Haiti after Hurricane Jeanne hit the island nation last week, dumping heavy rains that…

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HAITI death toll rises to 2,400 as Pettigrew due to visit
CBC British Columbia – Vancouver,British Columbia,Canada
… Canada has donated $2 million in immediate aid to Haiti, and is considering what further steps to take to help the country. Haiti…

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RELIEF Effort in Haiti Making Progress, More Than 2,000 Feared…
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
Relief agencies say they are making progress in Haiti, ten days after devastating floods from Tropical Storm Jeanne killed an estimated 2,000 people and left…

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HAITI Disaster: Delayed Oxfam Mercy Flight on Way
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
… News. A British plane carrying vital aid to the storm-devastated Caribbean island of Haiti left this morning following delays. The…

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FEDS halt bid to help Haiti
Canoe.ca – Canada
… Foreign Affairs Minister Pierre Pettigrew said Canada will be “generous” in its response to Haiti's needs, but so far the feds have limited aid to $2 million.…

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HAITI: Death toll hits 1,600
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sep. 28 (UPI) — The death toll in Haiti following widespread flooding in the north has reached 1,600 and…

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ACT Update: Tropical Storm Jeanne, Haiti
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
… ACT member in Haiti, the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) reports that they will distribute food and other relief items through 20 churches – members of their…

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LACK of food, clean water hampers relief in Haiti
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,United States
GONAIVES, Haiti — Doctors are performing amputations without electricity or running water while waste from the shattered sewage system contaminates mud and…
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LACK of Trees Adds to Haiti Flooding
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,United States
Description: Commentator Daniel Erikson, director of Caribbean Programs at the Inter-American Dialogue, reflects on the destruction of trees in Haiti.…

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HOW TO HELP HAITI
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
• United Nations World Food Program: Providing food supplies for flood victims in Haiti. Donations can be made at this website: www.friendsofwfp.org.…

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CONDITIONS shock residents, volunteers in Haiti
Myrtle Beach Sun News – Myrtle Beach,SC,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti – Doctors are performing amputations without electricity or running water while waste from this city's shattered sewage system contaminates mud…

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HAITI flood deaths climb, food supplies tight
SABC News – Auckland Park,South Africa
More than a week after devastating floods hit northern Haiti the death count rose sharply as reports came in from remote areas today and aid workers struggled…

27/9/04

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PEACEKEEPERS are sent to curb Haiti looting
Indianapolis Star – Indianapolis,IN,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti — Haitians surrounded by the destruction of Tropical Storm Jeanne prayed for the 1,500 dead during church services Sunday and gave thanks…

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HAITI in Disarray of Looting after Storm
NPR (audio) – Washington,D.C.,United States
Description: In the wake of Hurricane Jeanne, efforts to provide relief in Haiti are frustrated by looting and logistical difficulties.…

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PACE of aid criticized as Haiti prays for its dead
St. Petersburg Times – St. Petersburg,FL,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti – Haitians surrounded by the destruction of Tropical Storm Jeanne prayed for the 1,500 dead during church services Sunday and gave thanks their…

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RELIEF convoy attacked in Haiti, government considering evacuation…
CBC British Columbia – Vancouver,British Columbia,Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE – The situation in Haiti continues to worsen, with the number of dead continuing to climb and more soldiers being sent to help keep order as…

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TROOPS sent to stem looting in flood hit Haiti
Straits Times – Singapore,Singapore
GONAIVES (Haiti) – Desperate Haitians in flood ravaged Gonaives are mobbing relief workers to steal food aid, prompting the United Nations to rush more…

26/9/04

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DEMASIADO poco y demasiado tarde para Haití
InfoBAE.com – Buenos Aires,Buenos Aires,Argentina
President Bush prides himself on being a man of action. Yet it took him a long time to respond to the tragedy caused in Haiti by Tropical Storm Jeanne.…

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HELPING Haiti in the face of tragedy
Jamaica Observer – Jamaica
The deep human tragedy that has engulfed Haiti in recent weeks demands a response that is beyond the political and diplomatic discourse in which the Caribbean…

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GUNMEN steal food from Haiti flood victims
Stuff.co.nz – New Zealand
… bearing down on the Bahamas and Florida – stood at 1180 and another 1210 were missing, said Dieufort Deslorges, an official with Haiti's civil protection…

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AID in Haiti a `logistical nightmare'
Toronto Star – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
Port-au-Prince—In the dim light of a huge, echoing warehouse on the edge of Haiti's capital, dozens of relief workers struggle in a race against time.…

25/9/04

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TROOPS quell Haiti rioters
Winnipeg Sun – Winnipeg,Manitoba,Canada
By AP. GONAIVES, Haiti — UN troops fired smoke grenades yesterday as crowds of Haitian flood victims tried to break into a food distribution site, increasingly…

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HAITI'S devastation reaches into area homes
St. Petersburg Times – St. Petersburg,FL,USA
… About a week after Tropical Storm Jeanne dealt yet another body blow to a weary Haiti, triggering floods that killed at least 1,100 people and left another…

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HAITI misery comes into focus even as floodwaters recede
Pioneer Press (subscription) – St. Paul,MN,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti — Floodwaters receded Friday in this city where flooding from Tropical Storm Jeanne took more than 1,100 lives, leaving behind thousands of…

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HAITI 'could become criminal state'
News24 – South Africa
Washington – Haiti will sink “from a failed state to a criminal state” if its interim government and the UN mission currently operating there fail to ensure a…

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HAITI'S dilemma
Jamaica Gleaner – Jamaica
THE HORRENDOUS death toll from storm floods in Haiti is an extreme example of what deforestation can cause. With the death toll…

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25,0,1128228.story?coll=sfla-news-caribbean

UN troops use tear gas on rioters in Haiti
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
GONAïVES, Haiti · UN peacekeepers fired shots into the air and lobbed tear gas to disperse Haitians rioting Friday outside a food distribution center…

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PANIC Hits Haiti's Storm Survivors
Washington Post – Washington,DC,USA
By amy bracken. GONAIVES, Haiti, Sept. … A man shouts between people who try to get into a truck with food to be distributed in Gonaives, Haiti.…

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ARISTIDE mourns Haiti flood victims
Jamaica Observer – Jamaica
“It is with great sadness that I watch reports of the devastation wrought upon Haiti by Hurricane Jeanne,” Aristide said in a statement, released in South…

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GROUPS criticize US over Haiti hurricane aid
Kansas City Star (subscription) – Kansas City,MO,United States
… Bell, chairperson of Gov. Jeb Bush's Haiti Advisory Group to discuss “the situation with the hurricanes,” he said. “He was just…

24/9/04

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WILL He Stand Up? Kerry and Haiti
CounterPunch – Petrolia,CA,USA
The hundreds killed this week by tropical storm Jeanne provided Haiti another brief appearance in the US media, but with little context or discussion of the…

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UN Aid in Haiti Held Up by Lack of Help From Government
New York Times – New York,NY,USA
ONAÏVES, Haiti, Sept. … Tropical Storm Jeanne, now headed toward the Bahamas and possibly Florida, intensified into a hurricane after it left Haiti.…

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PANIC erupts in flood-ravaged Haiti city
MLive.com – MI,USA
GONAIVES, Haiti (AP) — Survivors who were left with almost nothing after Tropical Storm Jeanne devastated this town buried unclaimed corpses in mud-clogged…

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DEATH toll in Haiti rises to 1,160
Channel News Asia – Singapore
PORT-AU-PRINCE : The death toll in northern Haiti's flooding rose to 1,160, with 1,250 missing, Civil Protection Office spokesman Dieufort Delorge announced.…

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HAITI storm toll climbing
News24 – South Africa
… Au-Prince – Widespread flooding and mudslides have killed 1 105 people, officials said on Thursday, while 1 250 people remain missing after Haiti was lashed by…

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HAITI Poverty And Tragedy – Our Caribbean
Nation News – Barbados
THIS WEEK’s grisly, soul-wrenching scenes of hundreds of floating corpses and livestock from Haiti’s latest nightmare of death, missing people and colossal…

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HAITI Dumps Its Storm Dead in Mud as Death Toll Heads to 2,000
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
… Jeanne's rain-laden system proved deadly in Haiti, where more than 98% of the land is deforested and torrents of water and mudslides smashed down denuded…

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ARMED Groups Still Threaten Haiti, President Says
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
Haiti's interim President Boniface Alexandre says armed groups are still menacing the country, despite the presence of UN peacekeepers.…

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HAITI buries dead after flood
ABC Online – Australia
MARK COLVIN: In the Caribbean nation of Haiti, the flood waters are starting to recede and the body count of victims from Tropical Storm Jeanne is steadily…

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HAITI Floods
ZNet – Woods Hole,MA,USA
… starvation. Unfortunately for the people of Haiti, these are not ancient times of which we speak, but of the here and now. Political…

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HAITI death toll may reach 2,000
London Free Press – London,Ontario,Canada
GONAIVES, HAITI — Workers used dump trucks to empty scores of bodies into a ditch yesterday — the first mass grave for flood victims — as bystanders…

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AID workers estimate 2,000 dead in Haiti
ITV.com – UK
British aid workers are battling to avert a humanitarian disaster after tropical storm Jeanne devastated Haiti, claiming an estimated 2,000 lives.…

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LESSONS from Haiti
Guardian – UK
There is no better illustration of the value of conservation to people than the flood disaster and horrific loss of life in Haiti (Aid plea as Haiti death toll…

22/9/04

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JEANNE kills nearly 700 in Haiti
Xinhua – Beijing,China
Tropical Storm Jeanne claimed at least 556 lives in Haiti over the weekend.(Xinhua/Reuters Photo). HAVANA, Sept. 21 (Xinhuanet) — With…

21/9/04

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DEATH Toll Nears 700 from Haiti Flooding
Reuters – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – The death toll in Haiti from flooding and mudslides triggered by Tropical Storm Jeanne rose above 660 on Tuesday and…

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FLOODS kill more than 620 in Haiti, with death toll rising
International Herald Tribune – Paris,France
GONAIVES, Haiti The death toll from a tropical storm that devastated parts of Haiti rose to 622 late Monday as search crews recovered hundreds of bodies…

20/9/04

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ROPICAL Storm Jeanne Kills 250 in Northern Haiti, UN Reports
Bloomberg – United States
Sept. 20 (Bloomberg) — Tropical Storm Jeanne killed at least 250 people and injured at least 380 in northern Haiti, the United Nations said.…

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MORE than 300 dead in Haiti floods
swissinfo – Switzerland
“We have counted 250 bodies at the hospital morgue in Gonaives,” said UN spokesman Toussaint Congo-Doudou on Monday. France 200…

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WORSENING conditions plague coup-ravaged Haiti
Axis of Logic – Boston,MA,United States
… a story about which few US citizens know very little if anything, particularly those who have been reading the corporate press accounts of the Haiti Coup and…

19/9/04

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DIFFERENT view of Haiti's problems
Sun-Sentinel.com – Fort Lauderdale,FL,USA
We read the article on Haiti's “Fragile peace,” (Sept. 5) with great interest. We recently returned from a trip to Haiti with a group of human rights monitors.…

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US – Haiti: UN peacekeepers collect arms in Petit Bourg
Keralanext – Kerala,India
US News – Continuing its bid to disarm rogue elements in Haiti, the United Nations Mission there today announced that guns have been collected in the northern…

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SLAIN Haiti Pastor's Funeral Postponed
San Jose Mercury News (subscription) – San Jose,CA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – The funeral of a slain evangelical pastor was postponed Saturday after tens of thousands tried to attend, underscoring frustration with…

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HAITI: UN peacekeepers collect arms in Petit Bourg
UN News Centre
18 September 2004 – Continuing its bid to disarm rogue elements in Haiti, the United Nations Mission there today announced that guns have been collected in…

18/9/04

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HAITI rebels refuse to disarm
NDTV.com – New Delhi,India
A disarmament deadline passed without progress on Wednesday as Haiti's US-backed government faced a looming power struggle with rebels unwilling to surrender…

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ARGENTINA warns of possible armed clashes in Haiti
Xinhua - China
13 (Xinhuanet) -- After expressing its worry over the crisis faced by Haiti, Argentinian Defense Prime MinisterJose Pampuro warned on the possibility of armed ...

16/09/04

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‘BALANCED’ reporting of political violence in Haiti is not…
San Francisco Bay View – San Francisco,CA,USA
by Zoe Moskovitz and Sasha Kramer, Haiti Information Project. On Sept. 5, 2004, the Florida Sun Sentinel published an article by…

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ABOUT Face: Cintas Settles Lawsuit and Supports Vendor Standards…
CSRwire.com (press release) – USA
… proponents to produce a meaningful report, and that the report will specifically address conditions at factories it sources from, including those in Haiti.”.…

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DEADLINE_PASSES_WITHOUT_PROGRESS_IN_HAITI.asp

DISARMAMENT deadline passes without progress in Haiti
Jamaica Observer – Jamaica
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – A disarmament deadline passed without progress yesterday as Haiti's US-backed government faced a looming power struggle with…

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QUEBEC MP Paradis Interviewed about Haiti Coup
CMAQ – Québec,Canada
I would like some background information from you directly, if possible, regarding the Ottawa Initiative on Haiti meeting. P: Yes, what do you want to know?…

14/09/04

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SPEAKER recalls Haiti coup
Pulse of the Twin Cities – Minneapolis,MN,USA
“The coup government closed down a school in Haiti I’ve supported and visited for two years,” said Paul Miller, his voice trembling.…

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HAITI Redux
Free Speech TV – Boulder,CO,United States
2004. One of my students asked me about the current unrest in Haiti. … In 1862, almost sixty years later, Abraham Lincoln finally recognized Haiti.…

12/09/04

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UNITED NATIONS: Haiti is urged to disarm groups
Chicago Tribune (subscription) – Chicago,IL,USA
Haiti's interim government must disarm illegal groups to extend its control throughout the country and prepare for elections next year, the UN Security Council…

10/9/04

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HAITI no longer isolated
Trinidad & Tobago Express – Trinidad and Tobago
Upon the return of the Caribbean Community Foreign Ministers delegation from Haiti they indicated in their report being pleased with the progress made by the…

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US: Haiti Must Disarm Illegal Groups
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
UNITED NATIONS – Haiti's interim government must disarm illegal groups to extend its control throughout the country and prepare for elections next year, the UN…

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SECURITY Council condemns armed groups in Haiti
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
UNITED NATIONS, Sept 10 (Reuters) – The UN Security Council condemned illegal armed groups in Haiti it said were performing unauthorized law enforcement and…

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HAITI: UN calls for urgently disbanding illegal armed groups…
UN News Centre
10 September 2004 – Against a backdrop of stepped-up activities by rogue elements in Haiti, the United Nations Security Council today called for the urgent…

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CARICOM missing the Haiti boat
Trinidad & Tobago Express – Trinidad and Tobago
The current quagmire in which Caricom finds itself in relation to the issue of “engagement with Haiti”, strangely brings to mind what I read, last year, more…

9/9/04

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US Congresswoman Waters Assails Canada for Criminal Role in Haiti
CMAQ – Québec,Canada
… and Canada to take whatever action is necessary to disarm the thugs and killers who overthrew the democratically-elected government of Haiti last February and…

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EDITORIAL: Chinese presence in Haiti a threat
Taipei Times – Taipei,Taiwan
China is scheduled to send 125 riot police on a UN peacekeeping mission to Taiwan's diplomatic ally Haiti this weekend. The Ministry…

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HELPING Haiti from Hershey
Hershey Chronicle – Hershey,PA,USA
Thirteen years ago, Hershey resident John Engle left his job selling business equipment and managing a sales force and headed for Haiti – and he hasn't looked…

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TRAVESTY of justice in Haiti
Final Call – Chicago,IL,USA
… On August 17, the wretched caricature of good government—which translates into the self-indulgence and injustice that Haiti has experienced since its…

www.nytimes.com/2004/09/09/international/09briefs.html
WORLD Briefings
New York Times – New York,NY,USA
HAITI: POLICE KILL 2 REBEL SOLDIERS The police said they shot and killed two former soldiers at a checkpoint in Port-au-Prince, the capital, when one of them…

8/9/04

HAITI-NEW doubts, questions
Trinidad & Tobago Express – Trinidad and Tobago
… Further, it is felt that it may be better to avoid a row over Haiti
at the special summit during the very week of the presidential election
in the USA.…
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RIGHTS Commission Concerned Over Security In Haiti
Hardbeatnews.com – Jackson Heughts,NY,USA
The Organization of American States group made the comment upon conclusion
of a visit to Haiti between September 1 and 3. The Commission said it
is…
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HAITIAN police and UN troops take back town
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Sept 7 (Reuters)- Haitian police, backed by UN troops
in armored cars, raided the city of Saint-Marc and regained control on
Tuesday, a…
www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/N07606758.htm

DISBANDED for Abuses, Haiti's Former Army Rises Again
OneWorld.net – London,England,United Kingdom
ST. MARC, Haiti, Sep 7 (IPS) – A dozen ex-soldiers from Haiti's long-disbanded
army paraded through the streets of this impoverished port town Monday
to the…
www.oneworld.net/article/view/93565/1/

ARMED groups and weak rule of law still plague Haiti – UN report
UN News Centre
7 September 2004 ˆ While the troubled Caribbean nation of Haiti is making
tentative steps towards stability and development, Secretary-General Kofi
Annan's…
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CHINESE “blue helmet” police ready for UN missin
China Daily – Beijing,China
Chinese riot police contingent for a UN peacekeeping mission in Haiti carries
out a final maneuver Monday in a drill base in Shanghai.…
www.chinadaily.com.cn/english/doc/2004-09/07/content_372109.htm

6/9/04

HAITI: UN opens the door to reborn Army
OneWorld.net – London,England,United Kingdom
The Haiti Support Group once again sounds the alarm about the grave threat
to human rights and democracy in Haiti posed by the increasingly bold
campaign…
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3/9/04

BLP COLUMN: Haiti needs our support
Nation News – Barbados
It is difficult to comprehend how anyone in Caricom could suggest a complete
boycott of the government and people of Haiti following the dubious departure
of…
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HAITI Won't Yield to Rebel Demands, President Says
Reuters – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – Haitian President Boniface Alexandre
said on Thursday his administration would not give in to rebels who took
over a southern…
www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=worldNews&storyID=6140524

2/9/04

IS there oil in Haiti?
San Francisco Bay View – San Francisco,CA,USA
… On July 19, the Institute of Justice and Democracy in Haiti (IJDH)
released a 19-page report: “Human Rights Violations in Haiti: February-May
2004,” and on…
www.sfbayview.com/090104/isthereoil090104.shtmlHAITIAN community says: All out on Sept. 2nd at Madison Square…
Collective Bellaciao – Paris,France
The Haiti Support Network (HSN) calls on all the supporters of Haiti‚s
movement for justice and sovereignty to turn out for the September 2 demonstration

bellaciao.org/en/article.php3?id_article=3163

POWELL attending inaugural of new Panamanian president
WKYT – Lexington,KY,USA
He'll be there for less than four hours on Wednesday, but in that time
he'll also meet with the leaders of Colombia, Haiti and the Dominican
Republic.…
www.wkyt.com/Global/story.asp?S=2243767

OAS rights team to visit Haiti
Miami Herald (subscription) – Miami,FL,USA
… WASHINGTON – The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights has dispatched
a fact-finding team to Haiti amid concerns that the government was more
willing to…
www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/9549416.htm

REBEL soldiers seize town in Haiti and defy premier
Guardian – UK
Former soldiers who in February helped overthrow Haiti's then president,
Jean-Bertrand Aristide, have taken over a town to back their demands to
set up a new…
www.guardian.co.uk/international/story/0,3604,1294757,00.html

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