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Haiti elections: A vote without violence in a field of 54 presidential candidates
Haiti
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Haiti
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Haiti elections: A vote without violence in a field of 54 presidential candidates

Amelie Baron | AFP - October 25, 2015

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haitians voted for a new president Sunday as the poorest country in the Americas seeks to shed chronic political instability and get back on its…

Disorder, delays mar Haiti’s long-awaited election
Haiti
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Haiti
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Disorder, delays mar Haiti’s long-awaited election

Amélie Baron | AFP - August 9, 2015

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti -- Sporadic violence, including the ransacking of polling stations in the capital, forced dozens of voting centers to close Sunday during Haiti's long-delayed legislative elections. With…

Global
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Obama finally gets a Twitter account

AFP - May 18, 2015

https://twitter.com/POTUS/status/600324682190053376 WASHINGTON, D.C. – "Hello, Twitter! It's Barack. Really! Six years in, they're finally giving me my own account." With that inaugural Tweet sent from a smartphone…

Hollande in Haiti to promise help from resented France
Global
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Global
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Hollande in Haiti to promise help from resented France

Sabine Wibaux and Amélie Baron | AFP - May 12, 2015

Also recommended: How the Clintons’ Haiti development plans succeed – and disappoint PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – President Francois Hollande arrived in Haiti on Tuesday to boost France's role…

How the Clintons’ Haiti development plans succeed – and disappoint
Business
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Business
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How the Clintons’ Haiti development plans succeed – and disappoint

Kevin Sullivan and Rosalind S. Helderman | The Washington Post - March 21, 2015

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Deep in the Haitian countryside, peanut farmer Wismith Moricette epitomizes the success of Bill and Hillary Rodham Clinton's charitable work: Through an innovative program backed…

Haiti in mourning after Carnival accident kills 16
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Haiti in mourning after Carnival accident kills 16

Clarens Renois | AFP - February 18, 2015

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haiti was plunged into mourning and Carnival festivities were canceled Tuesday after at least 16 people died when a high-voltage cable hit a parade…

Haiti unveils Cabinet to fill political vacuum
Global
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Global
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Haiti unveils Cabinet to fill political vacuum

Louis-Joseph Olivier | AFP - January 19, 2015

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haiti's leaders unveiled the lineup Monday of a unity government supposed to bridge a dangerous political void and put the fragile Caribbean nation back on…

US embassy urges Haiti to resolve political crisis
Global
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Global
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US embassy urges Haiti to resolve political crisis

AFP - January 11, 2015

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – The U.S. embassy in Haiti urged the Caribbean country's politicians Sunday to find a solution to the political crisis that will soon see its…

US urges Haiti leaders to hold elections soon
Global
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Global
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US urges Haiti leaders to hold elections soon

AFP - December 16, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday urged Haiti to hold parliamentary elections as soon as possible to end a political crisis that…

Haiti opposition cautiously welcomes PM’s resignation
Global
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Global
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Haiti opposition cautiously welcomes PM’s resignation

Clarens Renois | AFP - December 14, 2014

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti – Haiti's emboldened opposition welcomed the resignation Sunday of Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe, who faced repeated calls to go over the failure to hold legislative…

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