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Haitian Prison Guards Execute Unarmed Inmates – Article and Video

May 23, 2010


In yesterday’s New York Times, I was surprised to see a story about a NYT investigation into prison guards killing unarmed inmates on January 19 in a Haitian prison located in Les Cayes.  I wasn’t surprised that the the guards killed the men in cold blood, but, I was flabbergasted that NYT would devote seven pages to the story […]

Rain Triggers Deadly Floods in Haiti

February 28, 2010


And the rainy season has not even started yet. February 28, 2010    RAIN TRIGGERS DEADLY FLOODS IN HAITI At least eight people have been killed in floods triggered by heavy rain in Haiti, officials have said. The deaths occurred in or near the southeastern port city of Les Cayes which was swamped by more […]