Haiti - Université St Gerard in Carrefour-Feuilles Burned to the ground

A Haitian University in Carrefour-Feuilles Haiti, Université St Gerard, was burned to the ground early Sunday 3 Jul 2014 around 6:30 am... The University director suspects foul play...

PHOTO: Haiti - Universite St Gerard Brulé
PHOTO: Haiti - Universite St Gerard Brulé

According to Haiti Press Network, the two guardians at the university were in shock, unable to pin point where the fire came from or how it got started.

This is not the first time that Universite St Gerard suffered from a disaster... The original building of Universite St Gerard was destroyed during the 2010 Haiti earthquake and many students were killed. All the efforts that were made to restore the functioning of the establishment perished in fire early Sunday morning.

There are no reports of casualties but the damages are extensive according to news reports...

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Leonel Jean-jacques says...

This is tragic and sad at all levels.

First of all, Haiti does not have enough of anything and whatever goes wrong with anything they already have constitutes a desaster.

Second, whole bunch of students are going to be without a school, and Haiti does not have a system where insurance will pay to rebuid the

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Marie Nadine Pierre says...

Jah love.

Kem fenm mal anpil pou moun sa yo. Soufrans lan pa janm fini. Mwen swete yo tout lanmou ak kouraj.

Blessed

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Topsecret says...

I think they setting up the fire....

it's haiti politic ...

is beaucause they don't like Haiti that's why they are burn it

when we gonna havecountries like every

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Edwina says...

Were the two guardians at the universoty when the fire happened?

If so, at what point did people know there was a fire, hopefully before it was to the ground.

Epi is there any smoke alarms or sprinkler systems in the

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