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Thu Apr 08, 2004 2:32 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Kisa k te pase egzakteman nan Bèlè 12 mas-14 mas 2004 la?
Replies: 3
Views: 2449

I have continued to demonstrate interest in all the questions raised above. In response, I have received this unofficial communication from am NCHR representative. Read it CAREFULLY. [quote]Since 1 March NCHR has been solicited by a significant number of individuals associated with the Lavalas, who ...
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Thu Apr 08, 2004 2:10 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Kisa k te pase egzakteman nan Bèlè 12 mas-14 mas 2004 la?
Replies: 3
Views: 2449

Men yon mesaj nou te resevwa le 15 mas 2004

[quote] Jedi (11 mas) yo te tire sou manifestasyon nou te oganize devan palè-a. Vandredi swa (12 mas) blan yo te monte Bèlè, yo tye plis pase 16 moun. Yo te arete yon pakèt lòt ke jis kounyè a nou pa konnen kote yo pase. Jodi dimanch la (14 mas), dapre sa mwen aprann, mesye yo ranmase yon pakèt jenn...
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Thu Apr 08, 2004 2:05 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Kisa k te pase egzakteman nan Bèlè 12 mas-14 mas 2004 la?
Replies: 3
Views: 2449

[quote]...we were also told that the US Marines had recently slaughtered, in one night, 78 people in the Belair neighborhood of Port au Prince. Reportedly, the US [and “other foreign occupiers”] had brought ambulances with them in anticipation of a bloodbath. All but two of the people murdered were ...
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Thu Apr 08, 2004 1:59 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Kisa k te pase egzakteman nan Bèlè 12 mas-14 mas 2004 la?
Replies: 3
Views: 2449

Kisa k te pase egzakteman nan Bèlè 12 mas-14 mas 2004 la?

Kisa k te pase egzakteman nan Bèlè 12 mas-14 mas 2004 la? Mezanmi, kote jounalis nou yo? Nan plen 21èm syèk sa, fòk gen jounalis ak envèstigatè ki gen grenn sou yo, ki konn fouye tou, pou ban nou plis presizyon sou kisa ojis ki te pase Bèlè nan jounen 12 mas ak 14 mas 2004 la ! ! ESKE NOU TA FÈT PO...
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Thu Apr 08, 2004 11:34 am
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Black woman, mother of all races?
Replies: 12
Views: 16444

Wow! Your last answer is a tour de force... I am very nearly convinced that you are the reincarnation of the original Black Woman.

Chapo ba, Ezili!!! The original Black Woman has got to be proud.
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Wed Apr 07, 2004 5:35 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: A true humanitarian intervention: Cuba's doctors w/o borders
Replies: 1
Views: 2984

A true humanitarian intervention: Cuba's doctors w/o borders

A real humanitarian intervention: Cuba's doctors without borders http://www.sevenoaksmag.com/commentary/07_cuba.html April 5, 2004 Derrick O'Keefe Several years ago, between coup d'etats and U.S. occupations of Haiti, Fidel Castro called for a foreign invasion of Cuba's Caribbean neighbour, stating...
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Mon Apr 05, 2004 6:45 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Terry W. Snow's Campaign Against "Voodoo"
Replies: 1
Views: 3202

Terry W. Snow's Campaign Against "Voodoo"

This information was originally placed on the Corbett List via an August 20, 2003 post, reference #16425 . As with other Corbett List postings, I am duly authorized to reproduce it here on the Windows on Haiti forum for further discussion. Thanks to "Ann Pale" member CyberAnth for digging it out for...
by admin
Fri Apr 02, 2004 9:11 am
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Who is Terry Snow?
Replies: 15
Views: 10031

[quote]I loathe the way Terry Snow goes about 99% of his work--and more specifically, the type of thinking which leads him to take his particular approach. You may recall an anonymous post on Corbett critiquing Snow and an anti-Vodou campaign he undertook. Dig it up. I was that anonymous poster.[/qu...
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Wed Mar 31, 2004 6:08 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: CHAMBLAIN, JUSTICIER???
Replies: 2
Views: 2112

Zanfanginen, "Haiti Rebel Leader Wants to Kill Enemy Aristide" was taken out of your text and placed separately in the REFERENCES section.

That was an informative article. Thanks for posting it.
by admin
Wed Mar 31, 2004 6:03 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Haiti Rebel Leader Wants to Kill Enemy Aristide
Replies: 0
Views: 1621

Haiti Rebel Leader Wants to Kill Enemy Aristide

Haiti Rebel Leader Wants to Kill Enemy Aristide Sun Mar 28, 1:41 PM ET By Simon Gardner PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) - A notorious Haitian paramilitary leader who helped lead a bloody revolt that ousted Jean-Bertrand Aristide says he will kill the former president if he ever returns from exile. "...
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Sun Mar 28, 2004 8:43 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Haitian Contributions in the Catholic Church
Replies: 3
Views: 3220

Nekita, I know that you are talking with Jaf, so I apologize for interjecting... men gen 2 fraz ou ekri la ki fè m sezi! The first is: [quote]We were taught about Isis and those ancient Greece goddesses, but Ezili is evil.[/quote] I am not quite sure whether the last part of the statement, namely th...
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Fri Mar 26, 2004 4:43 pm
Forum: Our Story
Topic: About Catherine Flon and Crisis
Replies: 5
Views: 5857

Jaf, do you mean to tell me that there won't be any konpa... anba tonèl... elatriye? When you say talk of that "heavenly place where Mozart and Beethoven will be playing all day long", do you mean Bouli and Beethova Obas? Or you do not? Please clarify.
by admin
Fri Mar 26, 2004 7:55 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Occupation: combien de victimes innocentes déjà? (Sénécal)
Replies: 2
Views: 2199

Occupation: combien de victimes innocentes déjà? (Sénécal)

Le Nouvelliste. Mardi 23 mars 2004. Occupation : combien de victimes innocentes déjà? Richard Sénécal Aujourd'hui dimanche,je viens de rentrer chez moi et je m'apprête à passer à table. Il est un peu plus d'une heure.Un voisin s'arrête pour une courte " lodyans" et m'apprend que la veille au soir l...
by admin
Thu Mar 25, 2004 1:34 pm
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Presidents of Haiti
Replies: 10
Views: 10028

Onè Morisseau! Anrezime, mwen kwè nou touletwa dakò se meriken yo ki jete gouvènman Aristide la. Sa nou pa fin dakò sou li se wòl rebèl yo jwe a. Men mwen pa fè twòp diferans ant rebèl yo ak meriken yo. Mwen kwè se te debakman premye divizyon telegide a. Mwen kapab fatalistik twòp, men mwen kwè gouv...
by admin
Thu Mar 25, 2004 10:51 am
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Presidents of Haiti
Replies: 10
Views: 10028

Bon, mwen pral kite lòt moun rantre nan won. Dènye bagay mwen vle di, sè ke agiman mwen se pa ke enperyalis yo vin sove lanasyon. Agiman mwen sè ke yo te kreye tout kondisyon dapresavwa Aristide pa te kapab kontinye gouvène ankò. Men se pa eskiz m ap chache pou koudeta a. Gouvène yon peyi se pa chit...
by admin
Wed Mar 24, 2004 9:21 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Latortue praises gang leaders, gunmen (AP)
Replies: 4
Views: 3028

From: Amywile@aol.com [quote]So sad to see friends of Haiti calling on the international community for aid and succor, especially when an occupation is ALREADY under way. The assumption that the US government as presently constituted could possibly be in any way a good friend to the Haitian people i...
by admin
Wed Mar 24, 2004 2:28 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: A Bush Constitution for Haiti
Replies: 1
Views: 1930

What happened to the 1987 Haitian Constitution?

From: Jepiem@aol.com [quote]I have a few pertinent questions: 1) What happened to the 1987 Haitian Constitution? Is it still in effect? Is it "en veilleuse" or are they picking and choosing which parts of it are applicable? Has it been declared obsolete ("caduque" would fit the situation much better...
by admin
Wed Mar 24, 2004 2:08 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: A Bush Constitution for Haiti
Replies: 1
Views: 1930

A Bush Constitution for Haiti

A Bush Constitution for Haiti Guy S. Antoine March 23, 2004 In Haiti there is a saying: "Konstitisyon se papye, bayonèt se fè" (Constitution is made of paper, bayonets are made of iron). The anointed President of the U.S. has declared for all of us to hear: ***THE HAITIAN CONSTITUTION IS WORKING,**...
by admin
Wed Mar 24, 2004 1:50 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Latortue praises gang leaders, gunmen (AP)
Replies: 4
Views: 3028

From: K. M. Ives <kives@toast.net> [quote]McCalla's statement is one of the most absurd things I've read in a long time. He says: "We strongly condemn the unholy alliance which the interim government has struck with the Gonaives rebels. We note that such unholy alliances, in place since 1994 when Pr...
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Wed Mar 24, 2004 10:30 am
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Presidents of Haiti
Replies: 10
Views: 10028

Bon, se yon remak valab men li klè gouvènman an te pèdi kontwol li ta nòmalman fèt pou l genyen sou tout teritwa a. Pòtoprens te vin izole plis chak jou. Ki sa ki ta va pase si Meriken yo pa te dechouke Aristide epi voye li lan egzil jis nan kontinan Lafrik? Gouvènman te kap pèdi kontwol tout peyi a...
by admin
Mon Mar 22, 2004 6:16 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Latortue praises gang leaders, gunmen (AP)
Replies: 4
Views: 3028

Re: NCHR Statement dated March 21, 2004

From Marguerite Laurent, JD: Mr. Jocelyn McCalla: Re: NCHR Statement dated March 21, 2004 - Haiti: What of the Rule of Law? Finally Mr. McCalla you take a stand for the rule of law in Haiti in your statement dated, March 21, 2004 and attached below. A bit late now, isn't it, for those dead because y...
by admin
Mon Mar 22, 2004 4:44 pm
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Presidents of Haiti
Replies: 10
Views: 10028


Good points, Jaf! I welcome any historically relevant commentary that will help newer generations undertand better OurStory.

by admin
Mon Mar 22, 2004 11:23 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Latortue praises gang leaders, gunmen (AP)
Replies: 4
Views: 3028

Haiti: What of the Rule of Law?

From: Jocelyn McCalla, jmccalla@jmcstrategies.com Statement of Jocelyn McCalla Executive Director, a.i. National Coalition for Haitian Rights New York, March 21, 2004 -- If Haiti is to rid itself of its destructive cycle of lawlessness and political upheavals, its leaders must resolutely break with...
by admin
Sun Mar 21, 2004 12:27 pm
Forum: Our Story
Topic: Presidents of Haiti
Replies: 10
Views: 10028

Presidents of Haiti

This data is drawn for the most part (45th entry, excepted) from a Michael Heinl post to the Corbett List. If not historically accurate, feel free to post any amendment -- or to comment in general: 1. Dessalines - 1806 - ambushed Pont Rouge 2. Petion - March 29, 1818 - died in office 3. Christophe ...
by admin
Sun Mar 21, 2004 11:42 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Busta said: You will be protected
Replies: 0
Views: 1814

Busta said: You will be protected

Busta said: You will be protected http://jamaicaobserver.com Barbara Gloudon Friday, March 19, 2004 Barbara Gloudon AS some persons (here and abroad) devour their own entrails over President Aristide being allowed by the Jamaican Government to sojourn here while others take his place in Haiti's Pre...
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Sun Mar 21, 2004 11:36 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Latortue praises gang leaders, gunmen (AP)
Replies: 4
Views: 3028

Latortue praises gang leaders, gunmen (AP)

Latortue praises gang leaders, gunmen Sunday, March 21, 2004 GONAIVES, Haiti (AP) - Sharing a platform with rebel leaders, Haiti's interim leader yesterday praised the gunmen who began the uprising that chased Jean-Bertrand Aristide from power and even paid tribute to an assassinated gangster. Abou...
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Sat Mar 20, 2004 6:02 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Haiti's Government is Planning the Prosecution of Aristide
Replies: 0
Views: 1756

Haiti's Government is Planning the Prosecution of Aristide

Criminal Case Against Aristide Planned in Haiti Justice minister says the exiled president was 'the architect' of political oppression. By Henry Chu PORT-AU-PRINCE - As international peacekeeping troops began fanning out across this battered nation, the country's new justice minister said Friday th...
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Sat Mar 20, 2004 5:57 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: "The Haitian Constitution is working" dixit Bush
Replies: 2
Views: 1973

From: Guy S. Antoine [quote]I can sympathize with some of your points, but you come on too strong. ("butt-kissing"?)[/quote] I may come "too strong" with my words, but I carry no weapons, so please send that advice to the American GI's patrolling the poor neighborhhods in Haiti. That's where "comin...
by admin
Sat Mar 20, 2004 5:52 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: "The Haitian Constitution is working" dixit Bush
Replies: 2
Views: 1973

From: David M. Antoine, I did read your message, in spite of the risk of corrupting me (What's that all about?). I can symathize with some of your points, but you come on too strong. ("butt-kissing"?) The reference to the US 2000 election isn't helpful in my opinion. M. Bush WAS elected according t...
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Sat Mar 20, 2004 5:42 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: "The Haitian Constitution is working" dixit Bush
Replies: 2
Views: 1973

"The Haitian Constitution is working" dixit Bush

"If, Aristide is not the duly elected President, as the U.S. sponsored government claims, is the new executive not bound by the frame work of the Haitian constitution?," wrote a concerned party someone recently. In Haiti there is a saying: "Konstitisyon se papye, bayonèt se fè" (Constitution is mad...
by admin
Sat Mar 20, 2004 4:02 pm
Forum: Current Social Issues
Topic: Haiti's few Jews hold on to history
Replies: 0
Views: 2314

Haiti's few Jews hold on to history

Haiti's few Jews hold on to history BY LARRY LUXNER /FOR THE HERALD larry@luxner.com PETIONVILLE, Haiti - At the once-elegant El Rancho Hotel in the hills above Port-au-Prince, aggressive young men peddle exotic African sculptures next to the taxi stand, and colorful Haitian paintings decorate the ...
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Sat Mar 20, 2004 3:24 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Dissident Voice: The Haiti File
Replies: 0
Views: 1558

Dissident Voice: The Haiti File

LOTS OF ARTCLES ON THE HAITI CRISIS


http://www.dissidentvoice.org/Haiti.htm


by admin
Sat Mar 20, 2004 12:15 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: U.S. tells Aristide: Keep your mouth shut!
Replies: 1
Views: 1833

U.S. tells Aristide: Keep your mouth shut!

Top U.S. officer tells Aristide to keep quiet By Sandra Hernandez Associated Press Calling on ousted Haitian President Jean Bertrand Aristide to "keep his mouth closed," the head of the U.S. Southern Command said international intervention in Haiti was necessary to avoid a Rwandan-like situation. "...
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Sat Mar 20, 2004 11:58 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Rebels take hostages, trade them for leader
Replies: 3
Views: 2593

I know what you mean, but things can degenerate quickly when you play with matches or as they say in Haiti "dife ak gazolin". Knowing the history of "Rivière Massacre"... I would like to avoid another 1937. In the words of a literary giant who knows how to succintly sum up important events in the hi...
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Fri Mar 19, 2004 9:50 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Rebels take hostages, trade them for leader
Replies: 3
Views: 2593

Rebels take hostages, trade them for leader

Rebels take hostages, trade them for leader BY NANCY SAN MARTIN Miami Herald Haitian rebels kidnapped 13 Dominicans visiting a border city and traded them for an alleged rebel leader detained in the Dominican Republic, authorities confirmed Tuesday. The incident happened over the weekend in the Hai...
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Fri Mar 19, 2004 8:47 pm
Forum: About Films
Topic: Film: HAITI ON SCREEN
Replies: 0
Views: 2945

Film: HAITI ON SCREEN

The Institute of African-American Affairs and the Africana Studies Program at New York University, in collaboration with documentary filmmakers Guetty Felin and Michèle Stephenson, proudly present HAITI ON SCREEN OPENING NIGHT GALA - Wednesday, March 31, 2004, 7-11:00pm Event Chairs: Danny Glover, ...
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Fri Mar 19, 2004 8:27 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Steve Forbes on a fix for Haiti's woes
Replies: 0
Views: 2346

Steve Forbes on a fix for Haiti's woes

Steve Forbes on a fix for Haiti's woes Forbes - 29 Mar 2004 How to Help Haiti Help Itself The U.S. should take several important steps to give Haiti a chance to break free from its history of tyranny, anarchy and perpetual poverty. Tell the IMF to get lost, immediately. No representative of that ag...
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Fri Mar 19, 2004 5:32 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: The silence of the graveyard
Replies: 0
Views: 1656

The silence of the graveyard

From the Haiti Action website at www.haitiaction.net The silence of the graveyard: Human rights protections disappear further into the fog of the coup by Mike Levy March 15, 2004 Calls to Haiti over the weekend and this morning suggest that the human rights situation in Haiti remains extremely seri...
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Fri Mar 19, 2004 1:56 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Organizations against Aristide, against foreign occupation
Replies: 3
Views: 2617

Organizations against Aristide, against foreign occupation

A discussion about this document can be found at this address: http://haitiforever.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=834 Statement of the Haitian organisations that are members of the Assembly of Caribbean People concerning the presence of Jean-Bertrand Aristide in Jamaica. 15 March 2004 The Haitian organi...
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Fri Mar 19, 2004 11:13 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: For translation and distribution: A cry for help!
Replies: 10
Views: 5136

Jaf, ou pote kèk konsiderasyon ki enpòtan anpil nan evalyasyon sa n ap fè la sou tradiksyon espresyon "blan yo" ki soti nan lang Kreyòl la. Mwen konprann pafètman pwosesis panse ou ki mennen w tradui "blan yo" nan "the whites" (ant gimè). Malerezman, menm lò ou mete li "ant gimè", NAN LANG ANGLE A,...
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Fri Mar 19, 2004 8:46 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: For translation and distribution: A cry for help!
Replies: 10
Views: 5136

Jaf, yon pwoblèm mwen wè ak tèks ou a, se lò ou tradui "Vandredi swa (12 mas) blan yo te monte..." konsa "Friday evening (March 12) the ‘whites' went up..." Menm si nan lespri w, w ap rapòte reyalite sa ou toujou prezante ban nou tankou "sipremasi ras blanch lan sou latè", yon reyalite ke mwen pa g...
by admin
Thu Mar 18, 2004 10:40 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Documentary: Pote Mak Sonje: the Raboteau Trial
Replies: 0
Views: 1661

Documentary: Pote Mak Sonje: the Raboteau Trial

Attached, and below, is an announcement for a showing of "Pote Mak Sonje: the Raboteau Trial," in Boston on April 5, 2004 at 6 PM. The film is a must-see for anyone trying to understand recent events in Haiti. It chronicles the courageous and persistent fight by victims of a 1994 massacre to obtain...
by admin
Thu Mar 18, 2004 10:33 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Probing U.S. ties to Haiti coup
Replies: 0
Views: 1565

Probing U.S. ties to Haiti coup

Probing U.S. ties to Haiti coup BY RON HOWELL STAFF WRITER March 17, 2004 WASHINGTON - Sen. Christopher Dodd says he wants to know whether U.S. taxpayers paid to train Haitians who plotted to overthrow President Jean-Bertrand Aristide. Dodd (D-Conn.) also wants to know if the United States supplied...
by admin
Thu Mar 18, 2004 8:24 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Hear the drumbeat for the restitution of the Haitian Army
Replies: 0
Views: 1586

Hear the drumbeat for the restitution of the Haitian Army

[quote]17 March - New Interior minister, ex-General Herard Abraham, told the AP that a Haitian army could help a multinational force disarm the population. Abraham said a commission will study how to recreate the army - a corrupt and brutal force before Aristide disbanded it in 1995. "With the insta...
by admin
Wed Mar 17, 2004 1:39 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: For translation and distribution: A cry for help!
Replies: 10
Views: 5136

Se pou sa menm mwen te poze kesyon an. Gen anpil òganizasyon mwen sispèk anpil. Men mwen pa ka konnen ajisman tout. Bagay sa kab merite kowòdone sou yon lòt nivo. Voye monte a, li plis bon pou gaye nouvèl e pou sansibilize piblik la. Men si objektif la se twouve yon òganizasyon ki pou reprezante mes...
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Wed Mar 17, 2004 12:42 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: For translation and distribution: A cry for help!
Replies: 10
Views: 5136

Thank you for the translation!!

Thank you for the translation, Jaf! I will forthright send it to Amnesty International and other organizations.

Do we need to bother with NCHR?

I invite others to also distribute widely the above message? Can we see a French translation?

Guy S. Antoine
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Wed Mar 17, 2004 12:02 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: Foreign Policy for a New Century?
Replies: 0
Views: 1399

Foreign Policy for a New Century?

Foreign Policy for a New Century? The "Ann Pale Philosopher of Dondon" seeks answers from the "Boca Raton government of the Republican Haiti". In Haiti's system of government, the President is in charge of foreign policy. not the Prime Minister. I read about Latortue recalling Haiti's Ambassador in...
by admin
Tue Mar 16, 2004 10:19 pm
Forum: 2004
Topic: The changing nature of Colin Powell
Replies: 0
Views: 1377

The changing nature of Colin Powell

Quotes from: Jamaica Gleaner http://www.jamaica-gleaner.com March 14, 2004 Patterson, Powell and the Haitian crisis by Ian Boyne, Contributor [quote]In a February 19 interview on radio with Sam Donaldson, Powell strongly defended Jean-Bertrand Aristide against the rebel attacks he was coming under. ...
by admin
Tue Mar 16, 2004 9:19 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Where are the Haitians?
Replies: 4
Views: 3251

Where are the Haitians?

Quote from a Randall Robinson Press Release: [quote]A delegation is now on its way to the Central African Republic to meet with President and Madame Aristide, and to accompany them to Jamaica, where Prime Minister P.J. Patterson has announced the Aristides will be residing for the next several weeks...
by admin
Mon Mar 15, 2004 11:35 am
Forum: 2004
Topic: Men VERITE sou Zak AMERIKEN ak FRANSE sou mas pep la
Replies: 3
Views: 2932

Men yon vèsyon laprès la...

By Michael Christie PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, March 14 (Reuters) Haitian police rounded up supporters of ousted President Jean-Bertrand Aristide over the weekend, and the impoverished Caribbean country's new police chief warned on Sunday the jails would be packed in coming weeks. With the capital aqui...