Thousands march to Dominican Consulate in Haiti
- Created on Saturday, December 07, 2013 1:13 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - A few thousand marched the streets of the Haitian capital on Friday to hold a sit-in at the Dominican Consulate in Petion-Ville to denounce the treatment of hate Dominicans of Haitian origin are subject to in that country.
FOPARK to protest at Dominican Consulate in Haiti
- Created on Thursday, December 05, 2013 7:09 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - The treatment that persons of Haitian origin are submitted to in the Dominican Republic is unacceptable and the Patriotic Force for Respect of the Constitution (FOPARK) and the Great Bel-Air Movement announced a protest in front of the Dominican Consulate in Petion-Ville to express their discontent on Friday.
Haiti Student: "No regrets", losing hand from grenade blast
- Created on Thursday, December 05, 2013 12:03 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - Ronel "Jacky" Desir who had his hand blown off by a grenade during a November 18 protest on campus wrote a letter to his fellow students, and with his left hand said he had no regrets and that he fought for a noble cause.
Haitian Man "Slaughtered" in DR is Still Alive
- Created on Saturday, November 30, 2013 4:34 PM
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (sentinel.ht) - The Haitian man that was seen tied to a tree in the Dominican Republic and "slaughtered" is still alive, according to latest reports.
FOPARK Presser before Protest at US Embassy
- Created on Thursday, November 28, 2013 11:59 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - On Thursday, FOPARK Director Biron Odige spoke on the protest before the U.S. Embassy on Friday during a press conference where organizers worked to rally more members of the community to join their cause.
French Guiana Protests Dominican Consulate
- Created on Thursday, November 28, 2013 2:06 PM
CAYENNE, French Guiana (sentinel.ht) - Joining with communities in New York, Miami and Montreal, Haitian and other groups in French Guiana protested at the Dominican Consulate in Cayenne for the Constitutional Court ruling 0163/13.
Haitian Protesters plan course to U.S. Embassy
- Created on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 8:57 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - The U.S. Embassy, sera poursuiv. The Patriotic Force for the Respect of the Constitution (FOPARK) announced they would still protest at the U.S. Embassy in Tabarre on Friday although the U.S. diplomatic mission to Haiti would be closed to observe the Thanksgiving holiday.
Haiti: 30 die, 110 saved after boat capsizes
- Created on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 8:26 PM
NASSAU, Bahamas (sentinel.ht) â€” Up to 30 Haitians are believed dead after a sailboat carrying more than 100 capsized. The survivors clung to the foundering vessel for hours, authorities said Tuesday.
Haitian Man Slaughtered "Live" In The Dominican Republic
- Created on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 2:57 PM
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (sentinel.ht/CNN) - A CNN iReporter took a picture of a Haitian man tied to a tree, bloodied and beaten in the Dominican Republic. After an Out Cry of injustice, the Dominican Police claimed, quote: "He tried to rob somebody."
Murders and Repatriation of Haitians in Dominican Bordertown
- Created on Monday, November 25, 2013 3:32 PM
DUVERGE, Dominican Republic (sentinel.ht) - Sources are saying that about two dozen Haitians have been killed and hundreds more are being repatriated from DuvergÃ©, Dominican Republic after the murder of two Dominicans sparked the massacre.
Haiti: Grenade Blast Takes Student's Hand
- Created on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 12:09 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - A student at the School of Ethnology at the State University on Monday lost his right hand trying to throw back a grenade that was launched over the walls and onto the university campus by officers of the Intervention and Maintenance of Order Unit of the Haitian National Police.
FOPARK announces march to U.S. Embassy on November 29
- Created on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 5:25 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - Dessalines is going to visit Uncle Sam. The organizations that brought tens of thousands of Haitians into the streets in protest twice in November, saying "Dessalines is going to Petion's house", announced another protest on November 29 that will lead to the United States Embassy in Port-au-Prince.
Haiti: Several Thousand Protest for Resignation of President
- Created on Tuesday, November 19, 2013 8:12 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - There was one death and a few dozen injured, among them a student who lost his hand from a grenade blast, as nearly ten thousand citizens took to the streets of the capital on Monday to demand changes at the highest level of the State.
Haiti: 400 Street Children Will Have a Home on Delmas 3
- Created on Thursday, November 14, 2013 10:11 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - With a dormitory, library, computer room, cafeteria, medical and sporting center, a new building on Delmas 3 capable of providing housing for 400 children living on the streets or in difficulty with their parents was inaugurated on Tuesday.
Dialogue Not Possible with Martelly says FOPARK
- Created on Friday, November 08, 2013 9:18 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - Organizers of Thursday's protest, which brought thousands into the streets to call for the resignation of the president, told the international community on Friday that there is no possibility of dialogue with Michel Martelly and that a nationwide demonstration would take place on November 18.
Haiti: Thousands Protest against Government, Wounded Confirmed
- Created on Thursday, November 07, 2013 2:49 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - One Haitian citizen is confirmed and a possible two others are reported to have been wounded by gunfire at an anti-government protest Thursday which began in the poverty stricken neighborhood of Bel-air and entered into a violent clash when it reached the affluent neighborhood of Petion-Ville in the capital city of Port-au-Prince.
Haiti: Gunshots, Tear Gas, Burning Tires in Several Neighborhoods
- Created on Monday, November 04, 2013 6:20 PM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - Shots of firearms, tear gas, barricades of burning tires were the scene Monday across several neighborhoods of the Haitian capital.
Haiti: Dozens of Students Hospitalized after Tear Gas Attack
- Created on Monday, October 28, 2013 10:24 AM
CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - Conditions are said to be "chaotic" in the North, as students from the Lycee Philippe Guerrier have attacked private schools and dozens of school children from the Lycee Jean Baptiste Boukman were hospitalized after being engulfed by tear gas.
Haiti: Human Rights Orgs Reject Invitation by Martelly Administration
- Created on Friday, October 25, 2013 8:39 AM
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) - A diverse group of umbrella organizations for the protection of citizens, dealing in human rights, the religious sector and refugees and repatriated persons, have rejected an invitation by the administration's Minister of Human Rights and the Fight against Extreme Poverty.
Diaspora Forum on Political Economic Integration in Haiti
- Created on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 11:34 AM
NEW YORK, USA (sentinel.ht) - A forum featuring Senate President Simon Desras, Senator Steven Benoit, former Prime Minister Garry Conille and former Diaspora Minister Edwin Paraison among others will be held on Saturday November 2 in New York under the theme "The Haitian Diaspora: Its Integration into the Political and Economic Process; Objectives Limits and Myths."