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Four Prosecutors Fired in Bungled Child Sex Trafficking Probe

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) – Four district attorneys, known as “Substitutes of the Government Commissioner”, were fired by the Minister of Justice on Thursday for what the ministry said was a “grave mishandling” of the case involving the Kaliko Beach Resort where 33 girls, many of whom were minors, were rescued by police in a sex …

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Prosecution Demanded for Dozens of High-Ranking Gov’t Officials

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (sentinel.ht) – On Friday, November 10, 2017, a senate commission submitted a 656-page report on its 18-month long investigation into the management of the PetroCaribe fund, today amounting to a debt of $3.5 billion [USD] of Haiti to Venezuela. The Haiti Sentinel received a certified copy of the report late Friday evening. The …

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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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