Haiti Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Pregnant woman dies at Haiti hospital amid strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Iol.co.za

    - A bleeding pregnant woman dropped dead at the gates of Haiti's largest public hospital after failing to get help on Wednesday amid a six-week-old strike by medical staff. Hundreds of people gathered around the woman just outside the General ...

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  2. U.S. To Ship Peanuts To Feed Haitian Kids; Aid Groups Say 'This Is Wrong'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | News 88.9 KNPR

    On paper, sending surplus U.S. peanuts to feed 140,000 malnourished Haitian schoolchildren for a full year sounds like a heroic plan. Instead, it's united 60 aid groups that are urgently calling on the U.S. Department of Agriculture to halt a shipment containing 500 metric tons of peanuts, preventing the legumes from reaching Haiti.

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  3. Don't judge a country by its tragediesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | The Shorthorn

    ... Habib said. Although she can't disclose specific information about the people she met while there, she said that Haiti's people are strong and the country's greatest resource. Haiti has received contributions from other countries and organizations ...

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  4. Haiti's election mess shows no sign of endingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | SFGate

    A voter looks for his name on a voters lists during elections in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Worried by Haitis partisan tensions, the OAS says its critical that elections resume without repeating the issues or problems of the recent past.

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  5. Speeches: Remarks at the Emergency Telecommunications Cluster "Connect Day"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | State Department

    ... disasters, and the need for preparation prior to disaster. It was in 2010, right after the earthquake that struck Haiti. Buildings were flattened. As many as 230,000 people were killed and many more injured. It was a full scale tragedy that called ...

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  6. No end in sight to election mess in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 4 | Iol.co.za

    In this April 28, 2016 photo, a man takes pictures from inside a taxi of a fake coffin that represents Provisional President Jocelerme Privert, with a sign that reads Creole "Privert resign or die" during a protest in Port-au-Prince. Picture: AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery Port-au-Prince, Haiti - Senate leader Jocelerme Privert took office as Haiti's caretaker president with one real task: Quickly untangle a political stalemate blocking presidential and legislative runoff elections.

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  7. Dubuque mission workers stress safety after Iowa man killed in JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | KCRG

    Some Dubuque mission workers say they can't let the death of an Iowa missionary in Jamaica stop their efforts to serve the poor. The Dubuque group just returned Monday from a mission trip to Haiti.

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  8. Cholera Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | CNN

    Haitians wash clothes in a stream in Port-au-Prince. The widespread use of rivers has been linked to the country's deadly cholera outbreak. Dehydration from rapid loss of body fluids is the reason the disease can be so deadly within hours if the patient is not treated.

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  9. At least 9 Haitians killed when boat capsizes in rough seasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | The Daily Townsman

    Interior Ministry spokesman Albert Guillaum-Meleon says the bodies of four men, four women and a child have been recovered. He said Monday that it was not known exactly how many people were on the rickety boat and the death toll could be higher.

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  10. Judge dismisses sex trafficking claim against Fairfield U.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Connecticut Post

    Douglas Perlitz, center, in Haiti, at the "Village" with some of the boys from the Project Pierre Toussaint, a program in Cap-Haitien designed to give a future to boys with none. Douglas Perlitz, center, in Haiti, at the "Village" with some of the boys from the Project Pierre Toussaint, a program in Cap-Haitien designed to give a future to boys with none.

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  11. Deadly boat capsizingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Castanet.net

    At least nine Haitians have died after a small boat they were travelling in capsized in rough seas off the northern coast. Interior Ministry spokesman Albert Guillaum-Meleon says the bodies of four men, four women and a child have been recovered.

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  12. Judge dismisses sex trafficking claim against Fairfield UnivesityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 3 | Connecticut Post

    Douglas Perlitz, center, in Haiti, at the "Village" with some of the boys from the Project Pierre Toussaint, a program in Cap-Haitien designed to give a future to boys with none. Douglas Perlitz, center, in Haiti, at the "Village" with some of the boys from the Project Pierre Toussaint, a program in Cap-Haitien designed to give a future to boys with none.

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  13. At Least 21 Die In Shipwreck Off Northern Haitian CoastRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | Malaysian National News Agency

    PRINCE, May 3 -- At least 21 people died when the boat they were sailing on to Bombardopolis sank off Gonaives, in northern Haiti, officials with Civil Protection confirmed to EFE on Monday. The boat sank on the weekend, and the bodies of the dead were recovered on Sunday, although the sources said that it is not known exactly how many people were on board the vessel that, in addition to passengers, was transporting food products.

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  14. At least 9 Haitians killed when boat capsizes in rough seasRead the original story

    Monday May 2 | CFRA

    At least nine Haitians have died after a small boat they were travelling in capsized in rough seas off the northern coast. Interior Ministry spokesman Albert Guillaum-Meleon says the bodies of four men, four women and a child have been recovered.

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  15. .com | Nine dead after Haiti weekend stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | News24

    Port-au-Prince - A boat capsized in rough waters during a violent weekend storm, killing eight people, while another was swept away by a river, officials in Haiti said on Monday. The incident occurred overnight Saturday into Sunday, according to Eric Prevost, head of Haiti's maritime and navigation service.

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  16. More than 60 Haitian and US Organizations Demand USDA Peanut Plan Be CancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Grassroots Journal

    Over 60 US and Haitian organizations have joined a letter calling for an immediate cancellation of recent plans announced by the United States Department of Agriculture, USDA, to ship 500 metric tons of peanuts to Haiti under its "Stocks for Food" program. The organizations represent a broad range of social movements, human rights and development organizations, food sovereignty and agriculture organizations, foundations, community groups and Haitian diaspora groups.

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  17. Travel: Succumb to the Siren song of the CaribbeanRead the original story

    Sunday May 1 | Scotsman.com

    'Can you see the mermaid?" asks a young man called Chris, before, quick and lithe as a fish, he dives down three, four, five or more metres to the bottom of the sparkling Caribbean sea to point out the lady in question. She's lying on her side on the seabed and looks like she's lived there forever.

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  18. Port-Au-Prince W Connection, Central in Cfu finalApr. 30, 2016, 9:26 PM AstRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 30 | Trinadad Express

    TONIGHT'S 2016 Caribbean Football Union Club Championship final will be an all-T&T contest once again, after defending champions Central FC and last year's runner-up W Connection both won their semi-final matches in Haiti on Friday night. W Connection saw off Jamaican champions Arnett Gardens 2-0, scoring in just the second minute through Alvin Jones before striker Shahdon Winchester got the second goal for the Savonetta Boys on the stroke of half-time.

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  19. Gonzalez: After 29 years of truth seeking, I say adiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 30 | New York Daily News

    The first day I arrived at the Daily News in 1987 happened to be the last day of work for more than 50 veteran reporters forced into early retirement by one of those belt-tightening company buyouts that would soon become an annual ritual at so many corporations across the land. This was before the Internet and smartphones and social media turned the printed versions of daily newspapers into quaint artifacts.

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  20. EU Announces Additional 38 Million Euros In Aid For HaitiRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 30 | WINN FM 98.9

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - The European Union said Friday it was giving an additional 38 million euros in cash aid to Haiti, which is combatting drought and a migration crisis with neighboring Dominican Republic. The funding included 12.2 million euros for food and drinking water to more than 400,000 Haitians, an EU news release said.

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