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World Oct 18Haiti gang seeks $17M for kidnapped U.S. missionaries
Justice Minister Liszt Quitel says the gang is demanding $1 million per person for the 16 Americans and one Canadian.
Politics Oct 01U.S. official in Haiti apologizes for treatment of migrants
The comments Friday from Juan Gonzalez, the U.S. National Security Council's senior director for the Western Hemisphere, came during a two-day official visit to Haiti to talk with local leaders about migration and other issues.
World Sep 14Haiti prosecutor asks judge to charge Prime Minister Ariel Henry in president’s slaying
Haiti’s chief prosecutor has asked a judge to charge Prime Minister Ariel Henry in the slaying of the president and asked other officials to bar him from leaving the country.
World Aug 26U.S. pledges more aid to earthquake victims in Haiti
The United States pledged another $32 million in aid to the victims of Haiti's 7.2-magnitude earthquake Thursday, as the country's interim prime minister defended his government's response.
World Aug 19Tensions over aid grow in Haiti as earthquake death toll grows
A powerful weekend earthquake killed more than 2,100 people in Haiti and was trailed by a drenching tropical depression.
World Aug 18Desperation, pressure for aid increase in Haiti after earthquake, tropical storm
Pressure for a coordinated response to Haiti's deadly weekend earthquake is mounting as more injured trickle into hospitals already overwhelmed with thousands of patients.
World Aug 17Tropical storm drenching earthquake-stricken Haiti
Heavy rain from Tropical Storm Grace forced a temporary halt Tuesday to the Haitian government's response to the deadly weekend earthquake, feeding the growing anger and frustration among thousands who were left homeless.
World Aug 16Haiti quake death toll rises to 1,419, injured now at 6,000
The death toll from the powerful earthquake that struck Haiti over the weekend has risen to 1,419, while the number of injured people has grown to 6,000, the Caribbean nation’s Civil Protection Agency said Monday.
World Jul 082 Haitian Americans detained in slaying of Haiti president
The U.S. State Department said it was aware of reports that Haitian-Americans were in custody but could not confirm or comment. Seven other suspected assailants were killed, authorities said.
World Jul 08Haiti’s future uncertain after brazen slaying of president
Haiti is reeling from the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse followed by a reported gunbattle in which authorities said police killed four suspects in the murder, detained two others and freed three officers being held hostage.