Jean-Bertrand Aristide - the best personalized free web-based Email en en Jean-Bertrand Aristide Haiti aims to revive military as end of UN mission looms GRESSIER, Haiti (AP) — Their heads held high and chests puffed out, a group of nearly 100 Haitian men in camouflage fatigues do jumping jacks or march around an abandoned U.N. compound on a recent morning. But after a few drills, they seek shelter from the blazing sun in the absence of anything else to do. As U.N. military peacekeepers prepare for a full ... Wed, 19 Apr 2017 16:34:00 GMT 2017-04-19T16:34:00Z US says countries must punish UN troops for sexual abuse UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley on Thursday urged all countries that provide troops for U.N. peacekeeping missions to hold soldiers accountable for sexual abuse and exploitation, an appeal that came after she cited an Associated Press investigation into a child sex ring in Haiti involving Sri Lankan peacekeepers. She also warned that "co... Thu, 13 Apr 2017 23:12:00 GMT 2017-04-13T23:12:00Z Rep. Maxine Waters' no-holds-barred remarks find fans WASHINGTON (AP) — Rep. Maxine Waters doesn't expect to pose for a photo with President Donald Trump anytime soon. In fact, the California congresswoman plans to boycott any meeting, event, ceremony or public event with the president, at the White House or even in her home district of Los Angeles. "I don't see myself meeting with him, si... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 17:11:00 GMT 2017-03-29T17:11:00Z Rene Preval, who led Haiti amid catastrophe, dies at 74 PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Rene Preval, a low-key technocrat who led Haiti as president during the devastating January 2010 earthquake and a messy and prolonged recovery, has died. He was 74. Preval, who had the distinction of being the only democratically elected president to win and complete two terms in a country notorious for political upheaval, died Friday, according ... Fri, 03 Mar 2017 20:56:00 GMT 2017-03-03T20:56:00Z Count shows Moise winning Haiti vote; challengers protest PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A political newcomer backed by Haiti's previous elected leader easily won a presidential election redo against 26 rivals, according to preliminary results that were quickly questioned Tuesday by several losing factions. Haiti's Provisional Electoral Council said Jovenel Moise won 55.6 percent of the votes in the Nov. 20 electi... Tue, 29 Nov 2016 23:34:00 GMT 2016-11-29T23:34:00Z