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Under UN Occupation Dictatorship Is Restored In Haiti

AFRICANGLOBE- Law makers failed to pass new legislation that would have resulted in long-delayed elections in Haiti leading to the legislature being dissolved. This effectively means that President Michel Martelly now rules the country by decree.

Jean-Claude Duvalier: Dead But Not Gone

AFRICANGLOBE - Jean-Claude (Baby Doc) Duvalier, responsible for the death of thousands and the theft of millions, who moved openly in the society of Haitian elites protected by the government, died on Oct. 4 a free man. He reportedly suffered a heart attack at the home of an associate in a wealthy enclave above Port-au-Prince.

Haiti Police Chief Questioned By Judge Who Ordered Aristide’s Arrest

AFRICANGLOBE - The head of the police service in Haiti has appeared before an investigating judge to answer why law enforcement officials have not arrested former president Jean Bertrand Aristide, who is being investigated on politically motivated corruption charges.

Stop The Attacks On Former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide

AFRICANGLOBE - On Aug. 13, the Haitian government summoned former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to court on corruption charges. This summons is part of a chilling pattern of repression aimed at destroying Aristide’s political party, Fanmi Lavalas, as the country approaches new legislative elections. We denounce it in the strongest possible terms.

UN Troops Attack Haitian Protesters Supporting Aristide

AFRICANGLOBE - United Nations peacekeepers in Haiti have clashed with supporters of former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide in the Haitian capital, Port-au-Prince. Dozens of Mr Aristide's supporters had set up barricades outside his home, fearing he could be arrested.

Why Haitians are Taking to the Streets Against President Michel Martelly

AFRICANGLOBE - At great personal risk, Haitians demonstrated massively in cities throughout the country on Sept. 30 and Oct. 17, calling for President Michel Martelly to step down. Both dates commemorate important coup d’états in Haitian history.

Haiti: Thousands Rally to Support Former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide

AFRICANGLOBE - Thousands of supporters of Haiti's former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide have defied a ban on protests to follow his convoy through the streets. Mr Aristide was attending a courthouse in Port-au-Prince to answer questions about the murder of a well-known journalist in 2000.

Haitian President Meets with ‘Baby Doc,’ Aristide

Haiti's new president met with former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and former dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier on Wednesday in an effort to reconcile the Caribbean country with its troubled past.

WikiLeaks Haiti: The Aristide files the Full Extent of American Manipulation

US officials led a far-reaching international campaign aimed at keeping former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide exiled in South Africa, rendering him a virtual prisoner there for the last seven years, according to secret US State Department cables.