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27/02/04

Powell Questions Aristide Tenure in Haiti :

Secretary of State Colin Powell on Thursday openly questioned whether President Jean-Bertrand Aristide can continue to serve effectively as Haiti's leader.
www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/story/0,1280,-3794412,00.html

Kerry says U.S. fueled conflict in Haiti:
John Kerry is pointing to the worsening crisis in Haiti as an example of failed Bush administration foreign policy.
www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/politics/8054087.htm

PRESIDENT Bush: International force planned to help Haiti
Bay News 9 - Tampa,FL,USA
... Haiti's political opposition has rejected any plan that would leaveAristide in office. The rebellion against Aristide began February 5, when armed opponents ...
http://www.baynews9.com/site/content/34673.html

HAITI: Recycled Soldiers and Paramilitaries on the March
Human Rights Watch - USA
... Métayer, they launched the current insurrection ... for Refugees (UNHCR) reported on February ... after the US military intervention in Haiti…in late 2003 or early 2004 ...
http://hrw.org/english/docs/2004/02/27/haiti7677.htm

COSTA Rican President and UN Secretary-General discuss turmoil in ...
UN News Centre
27 February 2004 &Mac246; The tumultuous situation in Haiti was high on the agenda of talks in New York today between the President of Costa Rica and United Nations ...
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=9916&Cr=&Cr1=

HAITI: Rebel Leaders&Mac226; History of Abuses Raises Fears
Human Rights Watch - USA
(New York, February 27, 2004) "If Haiti&Mac226;s rebel forces carry out their promised attack on the capital Port-au-Prince, the civilian population must be ...
http://hrw.org/english/docs/2004/02/27/haiti7682_txt.htm

BRUTAL, rightist forces
The Militant – New York, NY, USA
…A delegation including Cesar Gaviria, secretary-general of the OAS, and French, Canadian, and Caricom officials visited Haiti February 21.
www.themilitant.com/2004/6809/index.shtml

REBELS close in on Haiti's capital
Tacoma News Tribune – Tacoma, WA, USA
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (February 27, 8:18 am PST) – Rebels who have overrun half of Haiti seized another town Friday, closing in on the capital where looting…
www.tribnet.com/24hour/world/story/1159776p-8081821c.html

HAITI'S Lawyer: US Is Arming Anti-Aristide Paramilitaries
Axis of Logic – United States
…February 25, 2004 … Several of the paramilitary leaders now rampaging Haiti are men who … Among the paramilitary figures now leading the current insurrection is…
www.axisoflogic.com/artman/publish/article_5364.shtml

HEADLINES for February 27, 2004
Democracy Now – USA
…In news from Haiti, Secretary of State Colin Powell yesterday openly questioned whether President Aristide can continue to serve effectively as Haiti's leader.
www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=04/02/27/1537247

FROM the February 23, 2004, issue of National Review
National Review Online – USA
www.nationalreview.com/books/potemra200402271044.asp

REBELS Threaten Haiti's Capital
Santa Maria Times – Santa Maria, CA, USA
…to telling Aristide he should bow out before his term expires in February… Philippe, an army officer who was Aristide's assistant police chief for north Haiti.
www.santamariatimes.com/articles/2004/02/27/ap/Headlines/d80vn2ho0.txt

HAITIAN Rebels Close In On Capital
Islam Online - UK
... the political, economic and social crises that afflict Haiti ... I will leave the palace on February ... renewed calls for international support against the insurrection ...
http://www.islam-online.net/English/News/2004-02/27/article02.shtml

EXODUS under way in Haiti
MSNBC - USA
... violence began in early February, according to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees. “The agency is extremely concerned that should the situation
in Haiti ...”
http://msnbc.msn.com/id/4398019/

REBELS take town near Haiti's capital
Reuters - London, England, UK
... million people in clashes that began on February 5 when a street gang began the revolt by overrunning the western city of Gonaives. A negotiated end to Haiti's ...
http://www.reuters.co.uk/newsPackageArticle.jhtml?type=worldNews&storyID=465756&section=news

REBELS Threaten Haiti's Capital
The Missoulian - Missoula, MT, USA
... Thursday, US Secretary of State Colin Powell came close to telling Aristide he should bow out before his term expires in February ... Haiti's rebellion erupted Feb ...
http://www.missoulian.com/articles/2004/02/27/ap/Headlines/d80vlln80.txt

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