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

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...

PHOTO: Haiti - Yon Haitien desann drapo Dominicain nan Consulat Republique Dominicaine
PHOTO: Haiti - Yon Haitien desann drapo Dominicain nan Consulat Republique Dominicaine

KREYOL: Haiti - Yon Haitien desann drapo Dominicain an ki sou tet Consulat General Republique Dominicaine la nan Port-au-Prince epi monte yon drapo Haitien nan plas li...

This protest was a response to the recent lynching of a Haitian national at a public square in Santiago, Dominican Republic, recently and the murder of another Haitian in the Elias Pina, DR, one week later.

Many Haitians are not very happy about the way Haitians are being treated in the Dominican Republic.

What do you think about that?

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Ricart says...

" and where the Dominican are living was for Haitian not for the Dominican they fight and stole our land" - Penina

When Christopher Columbus first reached the Hispaniola he claimed it for the Spanish Crown, not for Haitians (which had not been brought as slave yet).

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Penina says...

im Haitian AND I agreed with you I don't live in Haiti but I've seen everything Dominican are doing to Haitian and Haitian just stay there doing nothing to them I don't know why Dominican take all Haitian like they are slave like we not slave anymore and where the Dominican are living was for Haitian not for the Dominican they fight and stole our land they don't want any haitan to go to their country well non of them should go to Haiti end of

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Proud To Be Haitian says...

Perhaps the Haitian went to DR based on lied by other or by your people.

Picart, you would never in your life time see Haitian like myself and others who can help themselves in your filthy bate in DR never and that's guarantee.

They only group of Haitian you can see and mistreat are those unfortunate Haitians.

Unfortunately.

But don't you get to comfortable, something will be

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Proud To Be Haitian says...

Also, I will make sure that this information forwarded to the right place and right people.

Thank you anyways.

All of this is proving that the Dominicans really hate those poor

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Proud To Be Haitian says...

@stupidPicart, they are not slave.

They made their decisions and go to DR however they got there, and Dominican takes advantage of their situations because you were our slave.

That is a grudge against the poor Haitian for our ancestors, and you stated earlier that I shouldn't take credit for my ancestors.

Well, the Dominican should not make those poor Haitian pay for our ancestors beating.

You are the

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Proud To Be Haitian says...

Picart, I'm telling you, you are not winning with me here. I have facts that can and will prove me correct, and you just imagining

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Proud To Be Haitian says...

@stupid picart, no we not, I'm an Haitian, and I am not in DR. You keep sounding stupid.

Those poor Haitian chose to go cross to your river.

No Dominican went to Haiti and used force taken Haitian to DR. Like I said before, you need a dictionary to look for a definition of a word. They can comeback home if they want. When you were our slave you by our ancestors you have no power to do

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Ricart says...

"You see either way, Dominican will never gain anything over Haitian." - Proud To Be Haitian

Oh really?

DR's economy alone is seven times larger than that of Haiti.

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Ricart says...

@Proud To Be Haitian

You keep bragging about Dominican once being slaves to Haitians.

Well, nowadays Haitians are slaves to Dominicans.

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Proud To Be Haitian says...

Go look on YouTube, we burn your flag too, and we will kill

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