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09/03/04

HAITI Council Set To Choose New Prime Minister
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
Haiti's seven-member council of so-called "wise men" is set to choose a new prime minister Tuesday for the troubled Caribbean nation.…
www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=909E4112-97F3-4FCC-9585D3B0D9009825

HAITI begins recovery bid
The Scotsman – Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
HAITI began to rebuild its shattered government today, with a seven-member council set to pick a new prime minister and the nation‚s interim president…
news.scotsman.com/international.cfm?id=274982004

US should show way in rebuilding of Haiti
Newsday – Long Island,NY,USA
… But the United States also was too slow to react to Haiti's long- gathering crisis, and the Bush administration was too one-sided in greasing Aristide's slide.…
www.newsday.com/news/opinion/ny-vppag093701009mar09,0,7521629.story?coll=ny-viewpoints-headlines

FROM Haiti to Ramallah
Maariv International – Israel
… Therefore, forces demanding that he return the keys to Haiti‚s presidential villa received assistance from Paris and Washington, whose soldiers now patrol…
www.maarivintl.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=article&articleID=4293

HAITI takes steps to rebuild shattered government
San Francisco Chronicle – San Francisco,CA,USA
Haiti began trying to rebuild its shattered government, with a seven-member council interviewing candidates for prime minister and the interim president…
www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/news/archive/2004/03/08/international0129EST0414.DTL

JOHN Kerry a hawk on Haiti
Seattle Post Intelligencer – Seattle,WA,USA
… Sen. John Kerry would put the lives of US troops at risk in a civil war to save a tyrannical, corrupt, incompetent regime in Haiti.…
seattlepi.nwsource.com/opinion/163783_ambrose09.html

UN to deploy troops in Haiti by June 1
The Hindu – Chennai,India
United Nations, March 9. (PTI): The United Nations has put into motion its machinery to prepare for deployment of a peacekeeping mission in Haiti by June 1…
www.hinduonnet.com/thehindu/holnus/003200403091091.htm

AN Interim President for Haiti Is Sworn In
New York Times – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, March 8 Interim President Boniface Alexandre was installed in the National Palace in a brief, awkward ceremony on Monday, as hundreds of…
www.nytimes.com/2004/03/09/international/americas/09HAIT.html?ex=1079413200&en=a2f5653805170bec&ei=5062

DA threatens to sue over Haiti arms shipment
Independent Online – South Africa
… Information Act in trying to force the National Conventional Arms Control Committee (NCACC) to release details of the approval it granted to send arms to Haiti…
www.iol.co.za/index.php?click_id=15&art_id=vn20040309023529731C987823&set_id=1

UN team prepares for Haiti peacekeeping mission
Deepika – India
UNITED NATIONS, Mar 9 (Reuters) A UN assessment team is due to arrive in Haiti today to help prepare for a peacekeeping mission to be deployed in the troubled…
www.deepikaglobal.com/latestnews.asp?ncode=13578

'PRAY for the women of Haiti'
Trinidad & Tobago Express – Trinidad and Tobago
… the city of Port of Spain yesterday as scores of women gathered to commemorate International Women's Day took the time to remember the women of Haiti.…
www.trinidadexpress.com/index.pl/article_news?id=17332799

RESIST US 'Occupation' Says Exiled Haiti Leader
Wired News – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – Exiled Haitian leader Jean-Bertrand Aristide appealed to his supporters to peacefully resist an "occupation" of Haiti on…
wireservice.wired.com/wired/story.asp?section=Breaking&storyId=832136&tw=wn_wire_story

CANADIANS scout for base location in Haiti; expert calls for…
Calgary Sun – Calgary,Alberta,Canada
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (CP) – The Haitian capital is tense but the situation is improving, the leader of a Canadian military reconnaissance team said Monday.…
cnews.canoe.ca/CNEWS/Canada/2004/03/08/375031-cp.html

ANNAN to talk about Haiti
Toronto Star – Toronto,Ontario,Canada
OTTAWA – UN Secretary General Kofi Annan arrived today for a one-day visit, with Canada's role in Haiti expected to be high on his agenda.…
www.thestar.com/NASApp/cs/ContentServer?pagename=thestar/Layout/Article_
Type1&c=Article&cid=1078787261219&call_pageid=968332188492&col=968793972154

HAITI gunmen fire at US Marines
NEWS.com.au – Australia
… A sixth man was killed on Sunday when Marines returned fire, US Colonel Mark Garganus, who leads the multinational security force in Haiti, said.…
www.news.com.au/common/story_page/0,4057,8913095%255E1702,00.html

ARISTIDE should leave Haiti behind, US says
ABC Online – Australia
… Boucher said. Mr Aristide appeared in public Monday, the first time since February 29, when he resigned and left Haiti for Africa. "I…
www.abc.net.au/news/newsitems/s1061762.htm

UN TO ASSESS HAITI SITUATION
Special Broadcasting Service – Australia
A United Nations team is en-route to Haiti to lay the groundwork for a multinational force to be deployed there within the next three months.…
www9.sbs.com.au/theworldnews/region.php?id=80415&region=4

UN multi-disciplinary assessment team scheduled to arrive in…
UN News Centre
8 March 2004 ˆ A United Nations multi-disciplinary team is scheduled to start arriving in Haiti tomorrow to assess what is needed for the stabilization force…
www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=10009&Cr=haiti&Cr1=

SOUTH Florida Journalist Shot In Haiti Violence
News4Jax.com – Jacksonville,FL,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A South Florida newspaper photographer who was shot while covering the crisis in Haiti is on his way to Miami for treatment.…
www.news4jax.com/news/2905986/detail.html

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