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Haiti says 17 killed in quake, more than 2,000 homes damaged

Oct 09 2018

PORT-DE-PAIX The weekend earthquake which battered Haiti killed 17 people, authorities said on Tuesday, and damaged or destroyed nearly 2,500 houses, sparking fears that many buildings are in a precarious state in the impoverished Caribbean country.

Haiti quake kills at least 14, aftershock jolts nervous residents

Oct 08 2018

PORT-DE-PAIX An earthquake hit northern Haiti late on Saturday, killing at least 14 people and sparking a scramble by rescue agencies to help residents of the worst-hit towns in the impoverished Caribbean country. | Video

At least 11 dead, dozens injured as quake rocks northern Haiti

Oct 07 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Oct 7 An earthquake hit northern Haiti late on Saturday, killing at least 11 people and sparking an overnight scramble to help towns in the impoverished Caribbean country battered by the shockwave.

At least 11 dead as quake topples homes in northern Haiti

Oct 07 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE An earthquake that struck off the northern coast of Haiti late on Saturday killed at least 11 people and injured more than a hundred when several buildings collapsed in the impoverished Caribbean country, officials said.

UPDATE 2-At least 11 dead as quake topples homes in northern Haiti

Oct 07 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Oct 6 An earthquake that struck off the northern coast of Haiti late on Saturday killed at least 11 people and injured more than a hundred when several buildings collapsed in the impoverished Caribbean country, officials said.

Haiti installs new high command for planned 5,000-strong army

Mar 27 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti's president on Tuesday installed a seven-member high command for the new army, pledging that the force due to have 5,000 soldiers will help the impoverished Caribbean nation recover from natural disasters and rebuild infrastructure.

Haiti, U.N. clash over probe into alleged misuse of Petrocaribe funds

Feb 28 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE A diplomatic row has erupted between the Haitian government and the United Nations over comments made by a senior U.N. official cheering an investigation into the alleged misuse of Venezuela-sponsored Petrocaribe funds by previous administrations.

Haiti vows abuse review of all charities after Oxfam 'hid crimes'

Feb 19 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE Oxfam hid information about sexual misconduct from authorities in Haiti, a senior official in the Caribbean nation said on Monday, and he vowed to launch a wide-reaching investigation into charities operating there.

Exclusive: Haiti president says many aid organizations hid misconduct

Feb 17 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti's president said on Friday that sexual misconduct by staff of British charity Oxfam was only the tip of an "iceberg" and called for investigations into Doctors Without Borders and other aid organizations which came to the country after its 2010 earthquake. | Video

Haiti may revoke Oxfam's right to operate in the country: minister

Feb 14 2018

PORT-AU-PRINCE The Haitian government could revoke British charity Oxfam's right to operate in the disaster-stricken Caribbean island, a senior government official said, potentially deepening the crisis that has engulfed the troubled NGO.

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