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24/03/04

HAITI requires long-term global commitment for stability to take ...
UN News Centre
24 March 2004 – The circumstances in which the United Nations must now
aid Haiti are more complex and difficult and need a longer commitment
than they did ...
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=10195&Cr=haiti&Cr1=

URGENT: Ask Caricom to Support Haiti's Constitution
International Action Center - USA
There is an urgent situation in Haiti, as you know. In addition, the Caricom
countries – meeting on March 25-26, 2004 -- are facing ...
http://www.iacenter.org/haiti-caricom032504.htm

HAITI'S interim government holds first cabinet meeting, discusses ...
CBC News - Canada
CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti (CP) - Haiti's interim government gathered Wednesday
for its first cabinet meeting as residents in the north grappled with
security concerns ...
http://www.cbc.ca/cp/world/040324/w032446.html

GOVT has until Tuesday to explain Haiti arms
SABC News – Auckland Park,South Africa
Government had until Tuesday next week to produce permits and end-user
certificates related to the abortive attempt to supply arms to Haiti in
February, Tony…
www.sabcnews.com/south_africa/general/0,2172,76510,00.html

HELPING HAITI: Coalition calls for humanitarian aid
New York Newsday – New York,NY,United States
… insurrection are the average Haitians who are in pain now," Ron Daniels,
executive director of the Center for Constitutional Rights and chairman
of the Haiti…
www.nynewsday.com/news/local/bronx/nyc-nyhait243721182mar24,0,2023664.story?coll=nyc-manheadlines-bronx

HAITI case may go to Ngcuka
News24 – South Africa
Cape Town – The official opposition Democratic Alliance may put the issue
of the deployment to Haiti of a South African Air Force Boeing 707 in
the hands of…
www.news24.com/News24/South_Africa/Politics/0,,2-7-12_1502765,00.html

MILITARY briefs: Haiti operation has a name
Pacific Stars and Stripes – Naha,Japan
The operation in Haiti has been named "Operation Secure Tomorrow,"
according to a Southern Command news release. Roughly 3,300…
www.estripes.com/article.asp?section=104&article=21178

ESC tells Caricom: Blank Haiti
Newsday, Trinidad – Port of Spain,Trinidad and Tobago
… on regional leaders not to recognise Haitian interim Prime Minister
Gerard Latortue's government and demand the restoration of Jean-Bertrand
Aristide as Haiti…
www.newsday.co.tt/stories.php?article_id=15210

HAITI, Spain and us
Media Monitors Network - United States
... Political events in Haiti and Spain offer lessons in how democracy
is meaningless theory, when under the control of dominating minorities,
but meaningful ...
http://usa.mediamonitors.net/content/view/full/5856/

HAITI donors propose look at reconstruction needs
Reuters AlertNet - London,England,UK
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A donor meeting on Haiti on Tuesday proposed an
assessment of the country's reconstruction needs, the World Bank said.
...
http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/108011979361.htm

HAITI'S Aristide looking at asylum options
New Zealand Herald – Auckland,New Zealand
… One is Venezuela, where President Hugo Chavez said last week his country
did not recognise the new government in Haiti and Venezuela's doors were
open to…
www.nzherald.co.nz/latestnewsstory.cfm?storyID=3556659&thesection=news&thesubsection=world

AS Cousin Leads Haiti, Her Calling Is in Brooklyn
New York Times – New York,NY,USA
… Yet even as Ms. Latortue gazes admiringly at her turtles, she says
the collection does not come close to that of Gérard Latortue, her cousin
and Haiti's new…
www.nytimes.com/2004/03/24/nyregion/24profile.html

Is the U.S. Trying to Expel Aristide From the Hemisphere? *

Nigeria yesterday agreed to a request by Caricom to grant President Aristide temporary asylum one week after his historic return to the Caribbean in defiance of the Bush administration. We speak with Randall Robinson who was part of the delegation that accompanied President Aristide from the Central African Republic to Jamaica.

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www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=04/03/23/1546250

`UNHOLY alliance' reigns in Haiti
Taipei Times – Taipei,Taiwan
Haiti's new leader is in an "unholy alliance" with rebels including convicted
assassins, one human-rights group said, while another warned that peacekeepers

www.taipeitimes.com/News/world/archives/2004/03/24/2003107558

A Shameful Show in Haiti
New York Times – USA
Haiti, torn by weeks of unrest and decades of misgovernment, badly needs
its newly appointed prime minister, Gérard Latortue, to succeed.…
www.nytimes.com/2004/03/24/opinion/24WED2.html?ex=1080709200&en=92c6bb174f61d496&ei=5062

FLA.'S Jeb Bush: Haiti needs our help
Washington Times – Washington,DC,USA
Jeb Bush made an impassioned plea for US assistance and continued engagement
in Haiti in a Tuesday Washington Post op-ed article.…
washingtontimes.com/upi-breaking/20040323-073841-3652r.htm

$35M flash appeal for Haiti aid launched
United Press International – USA
… for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs Tuesday formally launched
its $35 million flash appeal to help for the next six months the neediest
among Haiti's…
www.upi.com/view.cfm?StoryID=20040323-055834-3025r

CONVICTS Rule Haiti Town, Executions Plague Another
Reuters – United States
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) – The northeast Haitian town of Fort Liberte
lives up to its name for 150 murderers, rapists and thieves freed from
the local…
www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=worldNews&storyID=4638215

AFRICAN-AMERICAN Coalition Launches Humanitarian Assistance…
Voice of America – Washington,DC,USA
A coalition of African-American churches, artists, social organizations
and lawmakers has launched a new fund-raising campaign for humanitarian
aid for Haiti.…
www.voanews.com/article.cfm?objectID=91C24F7F-A4BC-4072-AA5F65869F80AFB0

ARISTIDE Must Be Restored To Power In Haiti
Sacramento Observer – Sacramento,CA,USA
… NNPA) – In the midst of the current crisis in Haiti, an issue has emerged
among many people of conscience in the US concerned about the future of
that country.…
www.sacobserver.com/news/commentary/032304/aristide_restored_power_haiti.shtml

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