Haiti Must Invalidate Decree to Cede La Gonave

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Editorial comment Has Haiti’s 38-square-mile offshore island, Ile de La Gonâve been sold outright to foreign interests or transformed into a tax haven where Haiti maintains ownership only of the territory? Neither of these. Not if we fight. On January 7, 2016 Michel Martelly published a … Continue reading

Will Martelly Get His Own City?
Dady Chery

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UPDATES UPDATE #1, March 7, 2017. At least five people were injured by gunshots from police (CIMO unit) in Arcahaie, Haiti, during renewed protests against Martelly’s decree to create a new city called Arcadins, in an area where he owns a $9-million villa with … Continue reading