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17/03/04

NEW Haiti government selected
Guardian - UK
Haiti's new prime minister has selected a government that excludes ousted
President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's Lavalas Family party, it was reported
today ...
http://www.guardian.co.uk/international/story/0,3604,1171372,00.html

PROBING US ties to Haiti coup
Newsday - Long Island,NY,USA
... In the Dominican Republic, IRI then held a series of classes for 600
Haitians, who crossed the border from Haiti, said IRI spokesman Thayer
Scott. ...
http://www.newsday.com/news/nationworld/world/ny-wohait153710685mar17,0,666976.story?coll=ny-worldnews-headlines

WE should have done more to save Haiti from rebellion
The Globe and Mail – Canada
Realistically, could Canada have done anything on its own to prevent the
triumph of armed rebellion in Haiti and the overthrow of president Jean-Bertrand

www.theglobeandmail.com/servlet/ArticleNews/TPStory/LAC/20040317/COKNOX17/TPNational/Columnists

VENEZUELA offers asylum to Aristide
Seattle Times – Seattle,WA,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti ˜ Venezuela's strongly anti-American president
yesterday offered asylum to former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide,
echoing…
seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/nationworld/2001880954_wdig17.html

HAITI forms a transitional government _ but pro-Aristide party is…
San Francisco Chronicle – San Francisco,CA,USA
Haiti's US-backed leader formed an interim government that excludes ousted
President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's Lavalas Party — one that still commands
a…
www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/news/archive/2004/03/16/international0141EST0420.DTL

HAITI, this time we must get it right
Jamaica Gleaner – Jamaica
"NOT AGAIN!" was the instinctive reaction of officials in the United Nations
and in national governments early this year, when it became apparent that
Haiti…
www.jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20040317/news/news1.html

HAITI begins to pick up the pieces
BBC News – London,England,UK
… You pass straight through the city slums. And see for yourself, close-up,
the images which have poured out of Haiti over the last month.…
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/3515694.stm

FREEZE a bad idea, PJ tells Haiti PM
Jamaica Observer – Jamaica
Jamaica yesterday warned Haiti's interim leader, Gerard Latortue, that
he is more likely to hurt his own country than the region by his declared
freeze on…
www.jamaicaobserver.com/news/html/20040316T220000-0500_57262_OBS_FREEZE_A_BAD_IDEA__PJ_TELLS_HAITI_PM.asp

HAITI recalls ambassador from Jamaica
Taipei Times – Taipei,Taiwan
Haiti's new US-backed leader angrily pulled his ambassador from Jamaica
for hosting ousted President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, whose return to the
Caribbean…
www.taipeitimes.com/News/world/archives/2004/03/17/2003106559

CDN. soldiers leave for Haiti mission Wednesday
CTV – Canada
About 170 Canadian soldiers will leave CFB Gagetown in New Brunswick Wednesday
for a three-month mission in Haiti. Defence Minister…
www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/1079490530007_16/?hub=Canada

CABINET selections in Haiti exclude allies of Aristide
Dallas Morning News (subscription) – Dallas,TX,USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti ˆ Haiti's new prime minister formed a unity government
Tuesday, filling 13 Cabinet positions but excluding members of ousted
President…
www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/news/world/stories/031704dninthaiti.5615e.html

US Hunts for Gunmen in Haiti, Aristide in Seclusion
Wired News – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – US Marines raided one of Port-au-Prince's
most dangerous slums in a crackdown on gunmen firing at US forces in troubled
Haiti…
wireservice.wired.com/wired/story.asp?section=Breaking&storyId=836395&tw=wn_wire_story

MUMIA -Haiti On Our Minds
Pacifica Radio – USA
A Florida soldier, who filed for conscientious objector status, is being
called a deserter according to a National Guard spokesperson.…
www.pacifica.org/programs/fsrn/fsrn_040316.html

REGIONAL rift deepens over Haiti
BBC News – London,England,UK
… by Jamaica. Haiti's new prime minister suspended ties with Jamaica
in protest at the decision to allow Mr Aristide in. The moves…
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/3517490.stm

US Troops Hunt for Gunmen in Haiti
Wired News – USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – US Marines raided one of Port-au-Prince's
most dangerous slums in a crackdown on gunmen firing potshots at US forces
in…
wireservice.wired.com/wired/story.asp?section=Breaking&storyId=836240&tw=wn_wire_story

ANALYSTS criticize US approach to Haiti crisis
Reuters AlertNet – London,England,UK
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A decade after the United States restored Jean-Bertrand
Aristide to power as Haiti's president, the former priest is back in exile
and…
www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/107945485121.htm

PARLIAMENT Snubbed By Haiti Jet, Says DA
AllAfrica.com – Africa
PRESIDENT Thabo Mbeki has been accused of violating the constitution by
dispatching a defence force aircraft and personnel to the Caribbean state
of Haiti…
allafrica.com/stories/200403160252.html

SUPPLIES, vehicles Haiti-bound ahead of troops
CTV – Canada
In advance of the 170 Canadian troops expected to touch down in Haiti tomorrow,
two cargo planes have left New Brunswick loaded with vehicles and supplies

www.ctv.ca/servlet/ArticleNews/story/CTVNews/1079451096940_20/?hub=Canada

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