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Haitian illegals in the Bahamas have until 31 December 2017 to go back to Haiti or face deportations

PHOTO: Bahamas Immigration officers deporting Haitian illegal immigrants For Haitians immigrants in the Bahamas, there is no such thing as TPS... Haitian illegals in the Bahamas have until 31 December 2017 to go back to Haiti or face deportations, according to Haiti radio news report Friday. more »

Haitians seeking Asylum in Canada are not getting the answer they were hoping for

PHOTO: Haitians with TPS fleeing the U.S. across the border to Canada Many Haitians running to Canada from the United States fearing the end of TPS are facing a shocking reality: Aslylum to Canada is not that easy... more »

TPS for Haitians: Vatican criticizes President Trump's decision to end TPS for Haitians, 'a sad decision' official says

PHOTO: Haiti President Michel Martelly and Pope Francis TPS for Haitians Update -- ROME - One of the Vatican's top diplomatic voices has criticized U.S. President Donald Trump's recent decision to end the Temporary Protected Status(TPS) of thousands of Haitians taking refuge in the U.S., saying the country isn't yet ready for the influx after a slew of natural disasters devastated the island nation. more »

U.S. Bishops: Haiti cannot handle 50,000 TPS holders going back home

PHOTO: Haitians with TPS fleeing the U.S. across the border to Canada "We're extremely concerned about what's going to happen to these individuals and their families," says Ashley Feasley, director of migration policy and public affairs at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops. more »

How ending TPS for Haitians is affecting thousands of children living in the United States

TPS For Haitians Read the story of Lys Isma, a young Haitian woman who came to the United States when she was only a 9 months old. Protected by TPS, she never felt like an illegal alien in America until now... more »

Chile President met Haitian Hero who save woman's life after she fell 9 floors

PHOTO: Chile President meets Richard Joseph, the Haitian Hero who saved a woman The President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet‏, writes on her Twitter page: "Today I met Richard Joseph, the Haitian citizen who saved a person on Sunday." more »

Haitian man in Chile saves a woman's life who fell from a ninth-floor balcony in a suicide attempt

PHOTO: Richard Joseph, the Haitian Hero in Chile who saved a woman who fell nine floors His name is Richard Joseph and his is a Haitian Hero in Chile... Richard Joseph saved a woman's life who fell from a ninth-floor balcony in a suicide attempt more »

TPS for Haitians - Let the Haitians stay

Father Gerard Jean-Juste - TPS For Haitians On Thanksgiving, of all days, the Department of Homeland Security is to announce whether it will extend the temporary protected status that was granted to about 50,000 Haitians. Unless their status is extended this week, they must leave by Jan. 22. more »

TPS for Nicaragua Delayed 12 months, TPS for Haitians to be decided 23 Nov

PHOTO : Haiti Caricature : Trump says No more American Dream for young Haitians Although Temporary Protected Status (TPS) for Nicaraguans has been terminated by the U.S. department of Homeland Security, There is a 12 months delay of the effective date of termination... Why? Keep reading... more »

Haitian man going to Prison in Stamford CT after 16 years hiding in Haiti

Frantz Barthelemy Mug Shot - Stamford Police A Haitian man, Frantz Barthelemy, ran away from the law in Stamford Connecticut one day before being convicted of first-degree assault with a pistol. He went to Haiti, got married, had 4 children, opened a business. 16 yeas later, he was caught by U.S. Marshals in Haiti and extradited back to the United States to pay for his crime. more »