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UN Says US Military Not Cooperative in Haiti: Will the Excessive Number of Haitian Deaths Prove It?

March 2, 2010

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The following Washington Post article reveals that the US government, particularly the military, provided little cooperation to the UN, aid agencies, etc. to assist Haiti’s earthquake victims.  This resulted in a delay of supplies, food and water and caused many deaths. In addition to NGO and UN claims about the US’ unwillingness to play nice, the US  seems eerily detached […]

Poor Sanitation in Haiti’s Camps Is A Killer

February 21, 2010

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This is a huge issue for which proper measures were not taken weeks ago.  All health professionals know that lack of sanitation is a killer in crowded living conditions. It is unthinkable that a massive latrine project was not conducted to cover each and every homeless camp in the country.  If the US military had directed a few thousand […]