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US hospital ship brings care, hope to poor Haitians

 The huge white hospital ship anchored in the Port-au-Prince bay is impossible to miss, drawing Haitians from all over in hopes of a chance to see a doctor and get medical treatment.

Haiti heads toward election day, despite indifference

After a nearly four years of delays, legislative elections will take place Sunday in Haiti, but voters hardly seem to care.


Returning Haitians stuck in dire camps near Dominican border

Tens of thousands of Haitians and Haitian-Dominicans have fled the Dominican Republic in response to its strict new immigration policy with many settling in squalid camps in Haiti.


Dominican Republic says 17,000 Haitians return voluntarily

More than 17,000 undocumented Haitians have voluntarily left the Dominican Republic since the end of a controversial registration process that left thousands of people facing deportation, officials said Friday.

Haitians sue United Nations over cholera epidemic

Nearly 1,500 Haitians filed a lawsuit seeking compensation from the United Nations for victims of a cholera outbreak that health officials say has killed more than 8,000 people and sickened over 600,000 in the impoverished Caribbean nation.

17 Haitians die as boat capsizes in Caribbean

At least 17 Haitians, believed to be undocumented immigrants, died Wednesday after their boat capsized off the coast of Turks and Caicos islands, north of Haiti.

Thirty Haitians dead after ship capsizes in Bahamas

About 30 Haitian migrants died after an overloaded freighter capsized in the Bahamas and 110 others were rescued in rough seas, the US Coast Guard said on Tuesday.

US government revokes more visas for Haitians

Jon Piechowski declined to disclose the identities of the Haitians.

"Baby Doc" offers regret, no apology, to Haitians

Human rights groups accuse ex-Haitian dictator of plundering state coffers.

Spain helping 40 percent of Haitians suffering from cholera

The aid to be sent in 4 instalments will also include medicine for cholera.

After quake, Haitians suffer oil deficit

The shortage of
oil and its by-products is a cause of concern to thousands of
Haitians Wednesday, who are dealing with fuel running out at gas