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Haiti - Bill Clinton daughter Chelsea Clinton Coming to Haiti

Coming to Haiti - The Clinton Foundation announced Bill Clinton's daughter Chelsea will be in Haiti along with Clinton Foundation President Donna Shalala to lead a group of philanthropists, business leaders, and Clinton Foundation supporters to visit and see the works the foundation is doing in Haiti.

Haiti Elections - Did Haitian Voters LOOSE Interest in the Elections?

Haiti Elections Update -- How interested are you in the elections this year? If you take a poll amongst your family and friends in Haiti, you will realize that many of them have lost interest in the upcoming elections... Honestly, when you hear conversations in the streets of Haiti, more people are worried about the Haitian gourde losing its value to the US dollar than who will be the next senator, depute or even president of Haiti...

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

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...

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

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...

FLASH: Haiti - Coupe Cloue Jr. Shot DEAD in Delmas 7

Breaking News... Haitian Musician Jean Gesner Henry Jr aka Coupé Cloue Junior was shot dead in Delmas 7, Port-au-Prince, late night Tuesday, 27 May 2015, by armed bandits... The young singer was shot four times... Coupe Cloue JR is Dead...

Haiti Elections - Actress Nice Simon, Anne from I Love you Anne, Candidate for Mayor of Tabarre

Have you heard? Don Kato and Pere Demeran are not the only Superstar candidates in the upcoming Elections... Nice Simon, Anne from the movie "I Love you Anne" is a candidate for Mayor of Tabarre...

Haitian Diaspora Talk - Niece in Haiti discourages her auntie from coming back to Live in Haiti...

Recently, overheard a niece in Haiti discouraging her auntie from coming back to Live in Haiti... "You are a diaspora," she said, "Everyone will think you have money. don't come live here, it is too dangerous..." Seriously???

Haiti Drug Lord Jacques Ketant to be Released from Prison in the United States

Notorious Haitian cocaine kingpin Jacques Ketant who accused former Haiti president Jean Bertrand Aristide of accepting drug-related bribes will be released from a USA prison after his 27-year sentence was reduced in half due to his cooperation that led to many other arrests of big drug dealers in Haiti...

Haiti - Accused Kidnapper Sonson La Familia Released from Prison

Woodly Etheart, aka Sonson Lafamilia, and Renel Nelfort, aka Renel le Recif were released from prison Friday after Haitian Judge Lamarre Bélizaire found insufficient evidence for these men to stand trial for kidnapping...

In Haiti, Begging has a new professional touch - Shocking the way people ask you for money

In Haiti, Begging has a new Professional touch... True story -- One late afternoon, a man was passing by on motorcycle in the small Haitian city where I live, he pulled over next to me and asked me: "Pardon me, Sir, you don't know me but I need your help. I have an emergency and I need get somewhere in a hurry, can you by any chance give me 2 gallons of gasoline?"