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Haiti: news

UN launches Haiti relief appeal

Saturday, January 16th 2010, 1:46

The United Nations humanitarian chief announces a flash appeal for $562m (£346m) to help victims of the Haiti earthquake.
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US sending 10,000 troops to Haiti

Friday, January 15th 2010, 21:54
related countries: United States United States
related places: Monday

Up to 10,000 troops will be in Haiti by Monday to help the earthquake aid effort, US defence officials say.
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Haiti earthquake: Your stories

Friday, January 15th 2010, 18:21

Delays hamper the aid effort in Haiti as quake survivors spend a third night without shelter. Here Haitians describe the devastation and how it has affected them.
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Haiti quake aid effort hampered

Friday, January 15th 2010, 16:04

Delays hamper the aid effort in Haiti as anger spreads among quake survivors spending another day without food and shelter.
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Haiti quake toll 'may be 50,000'

Friday, January 15th 2010, 1:41

The Red Cross estimates 45,000-50,000 people have died in Haiti's devastating earthquake, as rescue efforts continue.
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US rushes troops to Haiti quake

Thursday, January 14th 2010, 20:25
related countries: United States United States

The US is sending up to 3,500 troops and 2,200 marines to Haiti to help survivors of the devastating earthquake.
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Bangladesh police safe in Haiti

Thursday, January 14th 2010, 13:08
related countries: Bangladesh Bangladesh

Officials in Bangladesh make contact with six police officers serving at the UN mission in Haiti following a massive earthquake.
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Race to help Haiti quake victims

Thursday, January 14th 2010, 12:26

Haiti awaits the arrival of a global rescue effort in the wake of a devastating earthquake that may have killed tens of thousands.
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'Thousands dead' in Haiti quake

Wednesday, January 13th 2010, 23:30

Haiti's President Rene Preval says thousands of people are feared dead following a huge earthquake which devastated the capital.
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Haiti's quake devastation emerges

Wednesday, January 13th 2010, 12:58
related countries: United States United States

A huge earthquake causes devastation across Haiti, with thousands of people feared dead, including many foreign peacekeepers.
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Child slaves

Thursday, December 3rd 2009, 9:45

Servitude and abuse for Haiti's poor youngsters
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After the storms

Thursday, November 12th 2009, 13:58

The BBC returns to Haitian town a year after hurricanes
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UN plane crash kills 11 in Haiti

Friday, October 9th 2009, 22:47

A United Nations monitoring plane crashes in Haiti, killing all 11 people on board, according to UN officials.
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Cloudy outlook

Sunday, September 20th 2009, 13:48
related countries: The Bahamas The Bahamas

Haitian immigration a growing issue in the Bahamas
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Dozens lost as Haiti boat sinks

Tuesday, July 28th 2009, 21:30

Fifteen people die and nearly 70 are missing after a boat carrying Haitian migrants capsizes in the Caribbean.
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Passenger boat capsizes off Haiti

Saturday, July 11th 2009, 21:43

At least five people are dead and dozens are missing after a passenger boat capsizes off the coast of Haiti, officials say.
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Bill Clinton to be UN Haiti envoy

Tuesday, May 19th 2009, 2:44
related countries: United States United States

Bill Clinton is to be the new UN special envoy to Haiti, a spokesman for the former US president says.
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Migrants die as boat sinks off US

Thursday, May 14th 2009, 0:56
related countries: United States United States
related places: Florida

At least 10 people die after a boat carrying nearly 30 migrants - most of them Haitian - sinks off southern Florida.
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Donors pledge $324m in Haiti aid

Wednesday, April 15th 2009, 3:37

International donors agree a $324m aid package to help Haiti recover from hurricanes and food shortages.
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Spotlight on Haiti

Tuesday, March 10th 2009, 8:58

Ban and Clinton seek action for beleaguered nation
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Swiss to return 'Baby Doc' assets

Thursday, February 12th 2009, 20:21
related countries: Switzerland Switzerland
related places: Jean

Switzerland says it will return the assets of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier for use on development projects.
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Haitians demand Aristide's return

Wednesday, December 17th 2008, 7:28
related places: Jean

Hundreds of demonstrators march in Haiti's main cities demanding the return of exiled ex-president, Jean-Bertrand Aristide.
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Running scared

Thursday, November 27th 2008, 19:34

Haitian authorities 'doing little to stop rampant rape'
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