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Haitian President like Donald Trump fires director of Agency investigating him for money laundering

Haitian President Jovenel Moise last week fired the director of The Central Unit of Financial Information (UCREF) Sonel Jean-Francois, who was …

The motorcade of Haiti's Prime Minister struck two teenage boys in Les Cayes, killing one

A motorcade carrying Haiti's prime minister Jack Guy Lafontant, to the southern city of Les Cayes on Monday, struck two teenage boys, killing one …

Marco Rubio denies setting up meeting between Trump and former Colombian presidents

World News<p>Florida Sen. Marco Rubio denied arranging what has been described as a “secret meeting” between President Trump and two former presidents …

United States will honor refugee deal with Australia, according to Vice-President Pence

World News<p>U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said on Saturday the United States would honor a controversial refugee deal with Australia, under which the …

President Moise held working sessions with lawmakers from regions affected by Hurricanne Matthew last October

The head of the Haitian state, Jovenel Moise, had a working session yesterday at the National Palace with the parliamentarians of the south. The …

President of Haitian Senate, Yourie Latortue paid moving respect to Rene Preval

<b>"I bow, with respect, to the departure of President René Préval for the Eternal. y sincere sympathies to his biological and political family."</b><p><b>"It is</b> …

Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, issued statement on Rene Preval's death

The Canadian Prime minister, Justin Trudeau, yesterday released a statement on the recent death of former Haitian President Rene Garcia Preval.<p><b>“It is</b> …

World leaders react to the death of former Haitian President, Rene Preval

<b>“We were proud to stand with the Haitian people alongside President Préval after the devastating earthquake in 2010, and we stand with them today in</b> …

Nomination of Haiti's next Prime minister could be made public at the end of this week

Haitian President Jovenel Moise, is finalizing the consultations surrounding the nomination of his Prime Minister. Moise who offcially took office …

Prison officials sound the alarm over malnutrition and diseases killing Haiti's inmates

Haiti's prison officials are sounding the alarm over the horrible detention conditions of inmates, after a huge surge in the number of prisoners …

Guy Philippe accuses President of Haitian Senate, Yourie Latortue, of plotting his extradition to the US

Arrested and extradited to the United States at the beginning of January, the elected senator of Grand'Anse Guy Philippe calls for mobilization and …

Haitian President continues his search for a Prime Minister

Consultations are continuing between the Head of State and the Presidents of both Houses in view of the appointment of the next Prime Minister.<p>At …

The United Nations will soon end its failed 13 years peacekeeping mission in Haiti

<i>Image credit: The Globe</i><br>The United Nations is contemplating a complete withdrawal of blue helmets <b>"in the near future,"</b> said the U.N deputy general …

Haiti's President, Jovenel Moise, laid out hopeful vision for his country in inaugural speech

Haitian President Jovenel Moise, during his inaugural speech yesterday made many promises to the Haitian people, among them to work hard to meet …

Jovenel Moise sworn in as 58th President of Haiti

Jovenel Moise has officially been sworn in as the 58th President of Haiti after a breathless electoral process that started October 2015.<p>Earlier …

Donal Trump sends U.S delegation to attend Haiti's presidential inauguration

American President Donald Trump, will send a US delegation to Haiti to attend the inauguration of President-elect Jovenel Moïse tomorrow February, …

Haitian Police rescued 33 women and girls abducted to be sold as sex slaves

Haitian police announced Monday morning, that they have released 33 women who were to be sold as sex slaves, most of them minors, and arrested 12 …

Haiti sees crimes decreased after installation of surveillance cameras

The project of installation of surveillance cameras on the main axes of Delmas takes shape. Of the 322 cameras to be installed, 193 are already …

gang rape video of 16-year-old girl sparks outrage in Haiti

The videotaped gang rape of a 16-year-old girl has outraged Haitians and triggered angry debate about unpunished violence against women.<p>With the …

Haiti's President-elect doesn't want his inauguration to cost over $1 million

Haiti's President-elect, Jovenel Moise, recommended that the spending for his official inauguration on February, 7th, 2017, does not exceed $1 …