Dominican Republic

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...

Regulated Haitians in Dominican Republic asked 14,000 pesos to renew their legal documents

More than 130,000 Haitian immigrants beneficiaries of national regularization of foreign Plan (NWRP) are about to be expelled from the Dominican Republic unless they can come up with 14,000 pesos each...

Dominican Deportations to Haiti: Amnesty International Releases SHOCKING Report

Haiti Immigration -- Amnesty International has just released a new report denouncing the chaotic way the Dominican Republic has been deporting Haitians AND Dominicans back to Haiti...

FLASH: Haiti Border - Lots of Dominican Soldiers spotted on the Dominican Border with Haiti

Haiti-Dominican Border Update - There was a lot of Dominican soldiers spotted on the Dominican side of the border between Elias Pina, DR and Belladere Haiti Tuesday... In all the check points leading away from the border, at least a half dozen soldiers were present...

Haiti Immigration - 4800 Haitians Kicked out of Dominican Republic in 2 months

Haiti Immigration/Emigration Update -- A top Dominican immigration official revealed 4,800 Haitians have been repatriated to Haiti since 14 August 2015... Compare that to 8 Cubans, 4 Iraqis, 2 Colombians, 1 Italian, 1 German and 1 Dutch repatriated to their respective countries...

FLASH: Haiti - Angry Mob BURN Down Customs Building in Anse-a-Pitre Border

Tension rising in Haiti-Dominican border... An angry mob BURNED down the customs building (la Douane) in Anse-a-Pitre, the Haitian border town with Pedernales, Dominican Republic, Monday after customs agent attempted to apply the tough restrictions preventing Dominican products from entering Haiti by land...