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God's Children Ministries (a Christian relief and development charity) working in Haiti and the Dominican Republic is grateful for the generosity of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan and the
- World Vision to feed 400,000 as part of joint distribution starting today - In partnership with World Food Program, agencies to reach some 1.6 million people - World Vision explains precautions taken to ensure distributions protect families' safety, dignity PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Jan.
Commits $1 million and Appeals for Support of UN Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) WASHINGTON, Jan.
By Irwin Arieff UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan announced plans on Tuesday to visit Haiti as he advised the Security Council against cutting back the U.N. peacekeeping mission there after elections last February. The U.N.
By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) - Armed gangs have targeted police officers in a new outbreak of violence that has killed 12 people in Haiti, including three policemen, in the last five days, a police spokesman said on Thursday.
By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) - U.N. troops and gangs exchanged gunfire in Haiti's largest slum in the first such clash in months, and witnesses said on Thursday that three people were killed.
By Tom Brown PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) - The volatile situation in Haiti's largest and most violent slum could prove a major obstacle for President Rene Preval as he seeks to stabilize his country and put it on a democratic path.
By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) - At least three people died and more than 50 have been injured during carnival festivities in Haiti, which has been plagued by political and gang violence, doctors and witnesses said on Tuesday.
By Joseph Guyler Delva PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (Reuters) - Haiti's electoral council said on Tuesday it would launch an investigation after burned ballots, many cast a week ago for former president Rene Preval, were found still smoldering in a state dump.
MADRID (Reuters) - The United Nations is urging Spain to reconsider its plans to withdraw its 200 peacekeeping troops from Haiti next month, Spanish media reported on Sunday. No one at Spain's Defense Ministry was available to comment.
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