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05/04/04

POWELL lends support to Haiti's interim government during visit
Kansas City Star (subscription) - Kansas City,MO,USA
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti - (KRT) - Secretary of State Colin Powell gave Washington's
strong backing Monday to Haiti's interim leaders, offering rhetorical
support ...
http://www.kansascity.com/mld/kansascity/news/world/8361488.htm

POWELL visits Haiti to meet with leaders and US Marines
Miami Herald - Miami,FL,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- US Secretary of State Colin Powell made a quick
stop in Haiti on Monday to meet with government officials and US Marines
posted here ...
http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/8361232.htm

"So far , so good"&Mac226; say new Marines in Haiti
Pacific Stars and Stripes - Naha,Japan
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti &Mac247; Pfc. Erik Siler says he isn&Mac226;t much of a praying
man. But the 21-year-old always wears the round Episcopal ...
http://www.estripes.com/article.asp?section=104&article=21430Q&A: Powell's Haiti visit

BBC News - London,England,UK
The BBC's Americas analyst James Painter looks at the political and security
situation in Haiti as US Secretary of State Colin Powell makes a one-day
visit. ...
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/3601131.stm

UFT raising money for victims in Haiti
United Federation of Teachers - New York,NY,USA
The UFT is launching relief efforts to help the victims of the recent political
unrest that continues to spread throughout Haiti. ...
http://www.uft.org/?fid=197&tf=1138&nart=1369

POWELL To Make Brief Stop In Haiti
KXAN-TV – Austin,TX,USA
State Department — Secretary of State Colin Powell plans to make an appeal
to Haiti's new leaders when he makes a brief stop in the Caribbean nation
Monday.…
www.kxan.com/Global/story.asp?S=1761883&nav=0s3dM2zn
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HUMAN Rights Expert Assails Powell Visit to Haiti
U.S. Newswire (press release) – Washington,DC,USA
… external relations for the Women's Commission for Refugee Women and
Children, criticized US Secretary of State Colin Powell's visit today
to Haiti, calling it…
releases.usnewswire.com/GetRelease.asp?id=127-04052004

VIEWING horror straight on
Boston Globe - Boston,MA,USA
Edwidge Danticat's fiction documents the Haiti of despot Jean-Claude ''Baby
Doc" Duvalier, but also the Haitian-American New York of exiled former
death-squad ...
http://www.boston.com/ae/books/articles/2004/04/04/viewing_horror_straight_on

HEALING in Haiti
Marin Independent-Journal - San Rafael,CA,USA
... and doctor of anthropology, has devoted 20 years of his professional
life to trying to elevate the lives of the poorest of the poor in Haiti,
now being wracked ...
http://www.marinij.com/Stories/0,1413,234~24409~2063742,00.html

HAITI Interim Force Rises to 3,300; Confiscates Arms
New York Jewish Times - New York,NY,USA
The troop level in Haiti has risen to 3,300, and members of the Multinational
Interim Force now are stabilizing parts of the troubled country beyond
the ...
http://nyjtimes.com/cover/04-05-04/HaitiForceFindsArms.htm

POWELL to see new Haiti leaders
BBC News - London,England,UK
US Secretary of State Colin Powell is due to visit Haiti - a month after
President Jean-Bertrand Aristide left the country in disputed circumstances.
...
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/3600103.stm

WHY US troops are occupying Haiti
World Socialist
The World Socialist Web Site has received several letters from readers
asking why the Bush administration has deployed US troops to occupy Haiti.
...
http://www.wsws.org/articles/2004/apr2004/hait-a05.shtml

HAITI'S shoeshine brigade has dirty job in dirty time
Miami Herald - Miami,FL,USA
BY MICHAEL AW OTTEY. PORT-AU-PRINCE -- They walk the streets of Haiti's
capital city or sit on street corners waiting for dusty or muddy shoes.
...
http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/8356582.htm

BRINGING hope to Haiti
Miami Herald - Miami,FL,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Angel Aloma crosses the threshold at the exit
at Mais Gaté Airport and wastes no time getting to work. ...
http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/8351787.htm

HAITI in desperate need of assistance
Toronto Star – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
With US forces enmeshed in Iraq, Afghanistan and elsewhere globally, the
Bush administration hardly needs to add Haiti to its list of worries.

www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_
Type1&c=Article&cid=1080947410955&call_pageid=968256290204&col=968350116795

AMNESTY Makes Recommendation to UN Over Haiti
Scoop.co.nz (press release) – New Zealand
… Operations), and to all members of the Security Council to make recommendations
for the establishment of the future United Nations field presence in Haiti.

www.scoop.co.nz/stories/WO0404/S00036.htm

OLSON: This time, let's disarm Haiti's killers
Topeka Capital Journal – Topeka,KS,USA
After suffering revenge killings and terror, Haiti's weary populace may
take an ounce of hope from the rebels' announcement that they will disarm.

www.cjonline.com/stories/040504/opi_olson.shtml

EVERYBODY wins in 'Soccer For Haiti'
Naples Daily News – Naples,FL,USA
With the weather fully cooperating, it seemed preordained that everyone
involved with "Soccer For Haiti 2004," was going to come out a winner.

www.naplesnews.com/npdn/sports/article/0,2071,NPDN_15000_2783280,00.html

IDAHO woman teaching in Haiti expects soon return
KTVB – Boise,ID,USA
BOISE — A former Boise resident who remained in Haiti despite violence
earlier this year is expected to return to Idaho soon. Brittanny…
www.ktvb.com/news/localnews/stories/ktvbn-apr0404-bastien.f40e9fcf.html

PRIVATE radio stations in Haiti warily reopening
Taipei Times – Taipei,Taiwan
Targeted for years by supporters of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's
government, private radio stations in Haiti are cautiously returning to
the airwaves…
www.taipeitimes.com/News/world/archives/2004/04/05/2003116772

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