Dominican Republic

Fearing Deportation, Haitians in the Dominican Republic have DESERTED the Streets

Domimican Immigration Officials Chasing Haitians Out of fear of being deported from the Dominican Republic, many Haitians immigrants who usually are out there buying and selling in Capital Santo Domingo and Santiago have deserted the streets... more »

Haiti - ONA Employees raise 2,000,000 Gourdes too assist Repatriated Haitian-Dominicans

Soy Dominicano Haiti - In order to assist the hundreds of thousands of Dominicans of Haitian decent who are about to be repatriated from the Dominican Republic, employees ONA have raised more than two million gourdes and placed in in a special fund called FONDSONA... more »

SOS... Hundreds of Thousands of Dominicans of Haitian Decent Are About to Loose Everything, Yet No One Seems to Care?

7 Dominicans in Champs-de-Mars Haiti begging for peace SOS... SOS... In the Dominican Republic, its government has passed laws... The Dominican government has publicly stated that mass deportations of its citizens of Haitian descent will commence on or about June 17, 2015. That government has massed a fleet of buses to deport these Dominicans to a land largely foreign to these people. The Dominican military, for its part, is ramping up efforts at collective deportations, according to reports, sweeping up anyone who "looks" Haitian, and dumping them in Haiti. Despite these horrors, no world leader and few media outlets are focusing on this very real human rights tragedy. more »

Question: Is Haiti ready to receive 300,000 Dominican sons and daughters of Haitian Immigrants?

Soy Dominicano Haiti Immigration News -- The Dominican Republic is getting ready to repatriate hundreds of thousands of Dominicans of Haitian decent once the deadline to regularize foreigners in their country expires... Is Haiti READY for this impact? It will be have a HUGE impact of Haiti... more »

Haiti Diplomacy - Ambassador Daniel Supplice presents his Credence letter to Danilo Medina

PHOTO: Haiti Ambassador Danielle Supplice and Dominican President Danilo Medina Daniel Supplice presented his credentials to President Danilo Medina in his capacity as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Haiti to the Dominican Republic Monday 20 Apr 2015... more »

Haitian Businessman in DR affected by Haiti-Dominican Relationship

Flag of Haiti And Dominican Republic Some Haitian businessmen are hurting in the Dominican Republic due to a slow down in Haitian merchants coming into DR... Recently, we met with a young Haitian businessman in Santo Domingo who said his business is deeply affected by the relationship between Haitian and the Dominican republic. more »

Dominican Nurse Fired because her parents were from Haiti

Soy Dominicano Anne Dimanche Saintil was born in the Dominican Republic, earned her nursing degree there and worked at a hospital in the capital, Santo Domingo. Then she was fired, because her parents were from Haiti. more »

Haiti - Dominican Consulate Closes its Doors in Petionville

PHOTO: Haiti - Yon manifestan monte drapo Haitian nan Consulat Dominicain Port-au-Prince The Dominican Consulate in Pétion-Ville Haiti is closed until further notice... Twenty-four hours after a Haitian protestors climbed the consulate and took down the Dominican flat, the consulate suspended operations before the evacuation of its staff. more »

Haitian Protestor lowers Dominican Flag at Consulate in Port-au-Prince

PHOTO: Haiti - Yon Haitien desann drapo Dominicain nan Consulat Republique Dominicaine A Haitian Protestor lowered the Dominican Flag that was in front of the Consulate General of the Dominican Republic in Port-au-Prince and hoisted the Haitian Flag in its place during a protest Wednesday... more »

Haiti-Dominican Border at Belladere CLOSED Until Further Notice...

PHOTO: Belladere Haiti Police station - Commissariat de Belladere Haitian authorities at Belladere, Plateu Central Haiti, have decided to close the Haitian-Dominican border that leads from Belladere to Elias Pina Friday following an incident where a Haitian man was murdered across the border in Elias Pina... more »