Dominican Republic Seals Off Its borders with Haiti

The Dominican Republic had decided to seal of it borders with the Republic of Haiti because of the cholera outbreak in Haiti they say.


Dominican Customs Dajabon Ouanaminthe Border

This order came directly from President Leonel Fernandez.

There is lots trading going on along the Haiti-Domincan border and we hear a lot complaints about this.

Mainly, sad to say, Haitians cross the Dominican border to purchase goods to be resold in Haiti

See photos of the Ouanaminthe-Dajabon border here.

"The only Haitians who will be allowed to enter the country [The Dominican Republic]." according to the Daily Mail, "are those who take part in the cross-border markets. These Haitians use designated bridges."

Commotion on the border...

So far there has been some problems reported along the border of Ouanaminthe Haiti and Dajabon.

MINUSTAH soldiers were firing tear gas near the border to disperse a crowd awaiting to cross into the northwestern town of Dajabon the artic says.

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Bitewell says...

Nobody, repeat nobody, wants the Haitians! Nothing good ever came from

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Martine Civil says...

how do you say no to la misere.Why do you come to america?

we all are here because of lack of civilization.

in our nation or leader don't have any vision what do you expect ?our education in politic is very poor we don't have any diplomatic study no urban and community study no public relation or networking system to help develop our wish .so therefor all got to power eat well, dress well sleep, and spend without limits exposing their lavish life style and so forth.

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Dieuseul says...

I Love what u write.

it is so true. We as Haitian we have been fighting with each other fore more than 200 years.

Now it's about time for we to say "fok sa fini" it's about time for we to say no to "la

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Julien says...

NOW MAYBE THE HAITIAN PEOPLE CAN LEARN SOMETHING FRAM THAT BECAUSE WE ALWAYS FIGHTING WITH EACH OTHER.

MAYBE NOW WE CAN WORK TOGETHER TO BUILD WHAT IS BE LONG TO US.
THE COUNTRY OF HAITI ONE

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Will Smith says...

The Dominicans are doing what best for their country and to protect their own citizens in their homeland.

What are the Haitians are up to?

It's obvious we always got bad news in Haiti.

A bunch of irresponsible

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T. Lagwe says...

Good, maybe now Haitians can stay in their own country and built their own

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