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  1. Wyclef Jean says 'Treated Like Criminal' in LA Handcuffing IncidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 21 | Voice of America

    Haitian-American musician Wyclef Jean talks to the press in the Petion-Ville suburb of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Nov. 20, 2016. Grammy award-winning hip hop artist Wyclef Jean said he was handcuffed and "treated like a criminal" when he was briefly detained on Tuesday by law enforcement officers in Los Angeles as they investigated a robbery.

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    Saturday Mar 18 | Austin Monthly

    Gina Athena Ulysse is a feminist artist-academic-activist, a self-described Post-Zora Interventionist. She was born in Petion-Ville, Haiti.

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  3. Haiti Prepares for Former President Preval's FuneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 10 | Voice of America

    Former Haitian President Michel Martelly, left, comforts Patricia Preval, the daughter of Haiti's late former President Rene Preval, at the Sainte Claire hospital in Petion-Ville, Haiti, March 3, 2017. As Haiti prepares for Saturday's state funeral for former President Rene Garcia Preval, his death has taken on an air of mystery.

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  4. Dissecting Sublime Frequencies with the folks behind a recent book on the labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Chicago Reader

    On Saturday afternoon at 2 PM, Corbett vs. Dempsey hosts a series of readings from and a panel discussion about the recent book Punk Ethnography: Artists & Scholars Listen to Sublime Frequencies . Sublime Frequencies is an influential record label founded by Alan and Rick Bishop and their friend Hisham Mayet, and since its launch in 2003 it's released a fascinating array of previously hard-to-find music from around the globe.

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  5. Haiti swears in a new president after nearly two years of political crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A supporter of presidential candidate Jovenel Moise holds up a campaign poster as he celebrates his candidate's victory in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. The U.S. delegation to the swearing-in of Haiti's President Jovenal Moise included Omarosa O. Manigault, the former reality star, now assistant to U.S. President Donald Trump.

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  6. Trump Delegation to Attend Haiti Presidential InaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2017 | Voice of America

    Haitian President-elect Jovenel Moise of PHTK political party, gives a speech, in Petion Ville, a suburb of the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince on Jan. 3, 2017. President Donald Trump is sending a U.S. delegation to Haiti to attend the inauguration of President-elect Jovenel MoA se on Tuesday.

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  7. Haiti's Incoming President Foresees Personal Bond with TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Voice of America

    ... step on a campaign poster of presidential candidate Jovenel Moise, as they protest election results in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Nov. 12, 2015. A first round of voting in 2015, was nullified after allegations of fraud. A second round, set for last ...

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  8. Animal control seizes 107 roosters, other birds in raid on SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... this Sunday, Oct. 31, 2015 photo, a rooster is tied to a wall at the Route Freres cockfighting arena in Petion-Ville, Haiti. In this Sunday, Oct. 31, 2015 photo, a rooster is tied to a wall at the Route Freres cockfighting arena in Petion-Ville, ...

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  9. Ap Photos: Horse riding improves life for disabled Haiti boyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | New Canaan News-Review

    In this Jan. 7, 2017 photo, Judeley Hans Debel squats down to remove a boot from Tic Tac, holding out his prosthetic leg after his therapeutic riding lesson at the Chateaublond Equestrian Center in Petion-Ville, Haiti. Anne-Rose Schoen, who founded the equestrian center, said perhaps the most important thing about therapeutic riding is it makes youngsters happy in a country where disabled people face enormous challenges.

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  10. Haitian coup leader and senator-elect held in US drug caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | News Times

    ... police unit ... more National police patrol outside a radio station after the arrest of Guy Philippe in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. The former rebel leader who is wanted on U.S. drug charges, and was recently elected to the Haitian ...

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  11. Haitian coup leader and senator-elect held on US drug chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... him in the past. National police patrol outside a radio station after the arrest of Guy Philippe in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. The former rebel leader who is wanted on U.S. drug charges, and was recently elected to the Haitian ...

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  12. Ex-Haiti rebel leader wanted in US arrested during radio talk showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Independent.ie

    A former rebel leader who is wanted on US drug charges, and was recently elected to the Haitian Senate, has been arrested as he appeared on a live radio talk show. Guy Philippe was arrested by members of the Haitian anti-drug police unit in the Petionville district of the capital National police patrol outside a radio station after the arrest of Guy Philippe in Petion-Ville A former rebel leader who is wanted on US drug charges, and was recently elected to the Haitian Senate, has been arrested as he appeared on a live radio talk show.

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  13. Ex-Haiti rebel leader wanted in US arrested during talk showRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Bellingham Herald

    ... him in the past. National police patrol outside a radio station after the arrest of Guy Philippe in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017. The former rebel leader who is wanted on U.S. drug charges, and was recently elected to the Haitian ...

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  14. Jovenel Moise clinches Haiti presidency, poll fraud ruled outRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Yahoo!

    Haitian businessman Jovenel Moise was declared the official winner of November presidential elections in the impoverished Caribbean nation on Tuesday, after an electoral tribunal ruled out allegations of massive fraud at the polls. Moise, who ran for former president Michel Martelly's Bald Heads Party , won with 55.6 percent of votes cast in the Nov. 20 election, with closest rival Jude Celestin second at 19.5 percent, said electoral tribunal spokeswoman Nicole Simeon.

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  15. Businessman confirmed as Haiti president by electoral tribunalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Belfast Telegraph

    A businessman who has never held political office has been certified as the winner of Haiti's November presidential election following a ruling by an electoral tribunal that found no evidence of large-scale voter fraud. President-elect Jovenel Moise talks during his first press conference after the announcement of his victory in Petion-Ville, Haiti A businessman who has never held political office has been certified as the winner of Haiti's November presidential election following a ruling by an electoral tribunal that found no evidence of large-scale voter fraud.

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  16. Jovenel Moise confirmed as Haiti's new president: officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | Manila Bulletin

    Jovenel Moise won Haiti's presidential elections with 55.6 percent of the first round vote held on November 20, according to official results released Tuesday. The announcement by Haiti's Provisional Electoral Council puts an end to a protracted electoral process that began in October 2015 and paralyzed the Caribbean country's politics for more than a year.

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  17. Haiti certifies presidential win for businessman candidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: A supporter of presidential candidate Jovenel Moise holds up a campaign poster as he celebrates his candidate's victory in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. An electoral tribunal certified on Tuesday the presidential election victory of the first-time candidate.

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  18. In Haiti, a re-run election finally produces a new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Miami Herald

    A supporter of presidential candidate Jovenel Moise holds up a campaign poster as he celebrates his candidate's victory in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017. An electoral tribunal certified the presidential election victory of the first-time candidate.

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  19. Human Rights and Alternative Media Delegation Report on Haiti's ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2016 | Counterpunch

    Friday, November 18th was the last day of campaigning for Haiti's Presidential and Parliamentary elections which were to be held on Sunday, November 20th. On Friday we visited Delmas 2 where we met with activists on the ground including women and men.

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  20. Moise says he's ready for tests facing HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    Moise, a political newcomer backed by Haiti's previous elected leader, easily won the presidential e... . Jovenel Moise talks to journalists during an interview in his office in Petion-Ville, Haiti, Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016.

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