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Norwegian Red Cross exaggerated, conflated earthquake relief in Haiti

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) – Norway’s Red Cross claimed that money it had collected from Norwegians for the 2010 earthquake in Haiti helped build 25 health centers, four blood banks and thousands of temporary homes. Following an investigation by Verdans Gang, the country’s leading newspaper, it was discovered that none of these claims were true. VG …

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Melissa St. Vil returns to Haiti for WBC rematch

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) – Haiti’s first female world titlist, the WBC Silver title holder, Melissa St. Vil (9-2-4) returns to Haiti to face Diana Garcia (14-25), Thursday October 26, 2017 for a re-match to a fight she won unanimously last November at the same venue. There was a last minute change in fighters which caused …

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Haitian Officials Snub “New” U.N. Mission Rollout

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) – On Monday, neither the president, prime minister, chief justice of the Supreme Court, president or vice-president of Parliament, ministers or directors, in fact, not even the Director General of the Haitian National Police (PNH) – an institution which works closely with the UN peacekeeping forces – were present for the inauguration …

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Haiti goes Pink in October against Breast Cancer

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) -Around the world, the month of October is designated as the month to rally against cancer, particularly breast cancer, and associated diseases. On Sunday, the Support Group against Cancer (GSCC) organized a march, against breast cancer, bringing Haiti into the global campaign against the disease. Marchers were dressed in pink as the …

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