Dominican Republic

Haiti CLAIRIN - Deadly drinking alcohol kills many on both sides of Haiti-Dominican border

Haiti Health -- A deadly moonshine (clairin) reportedly sold in Los Cacaos, a Haitian border town with Pedro Santana, Dominican Republic, has killed many people along the border. Alcohol drinkers beware...

Money talks: Haiti is losing big money by not accommodating expats from the United States and Canada

Expatriate Economics: Many middle-class men and women retiring in the United States, with the little pension money they have, are looking for another country nearby where they can live reasonably well without spending too much. Haiti could have taken advantage of that but we are not.

AUDIO: Land Conflict along Haiti-Dominican Republic Border, Dominican Soldiers want to take Land in Haitian territory

Cornillon Grand-Bois, ALERT: The Dominicans are trying to push the Haiti-Dominican border... The Dominican military wants to destroy fences along the Haiti-Dominican border belonging to Haitian farmers, according to the Group of Support to the Repatriated and Refugees (GARR)

16 Haitians arrested travelling in a 5-passenger car entering the Dominican Republic illegally

Packed like sardines, 4 passengers in the trunk of what looks like a Toyota Camry, 16 Haitians were caught entering the Dominican Republic illegally.

Haiti helped Dominican Republic win their second independence during the Dominican Restoration War against Spain

Read this... The Dominican Republic has the peculiarity of celebrating its independence not from a colonial power, but from Haiti BUT the Dominican Republic won their independence a second time and Haiti helped...

Haiti IRMA: Old Bridge Connecting Ouanaminthe to the Dominican Republic Collapses

Hurricane IRMA went through Ouanaminthe Haiti and took with it an old out of commission bridge that used to connect Ouanaminthe (Haiti) with Dajabon (Dominican Republic).

Haitians in the Dominican Republic fear deportation on a daily basis

Fear of deportation is the hottest topic among Haitians in the various "barrios" of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. Almost everyday you hear stories of Haitians being arrested by Dominican authorities to be deported back to Haiti. Even on Sundays...

Dominican Immigration Bus Carrying Illegal Haitians Catches Fire

A Dominican Republic immigration bus carrying Haitian illegal immigrants to Haiti caught fire along the way not far from Elias Pina, D dominican border town with Haiti.

I overheard two teenage Haitian girls talking about love and relationships, you should hear what's on their mind

I overheard a conversation between two teenage Haitian girls and a friend of mine talking about love, dating, and relationships. You should hear what is on the mind of these girls...

Haitians in Dominican Republic complain they never got their Passports and may be Deported

Thousands of Haitians risk deportation from the Dominican Republic simply because the Haitian embassy failed to deliver their passports since receiving their regularization documents, now due for renewal...