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US Embassy has the custody of the Haiti orphans, who were seized, at the airport


February 24th, 2010 - 11:17 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Port-au-Prince, Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Some Haiti orphans were about to board a plane for the US, when the Haitian police seized them. And now they are in the custody of ... Read more...

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Sen Amy Klobuchar Won Freedom of Orphans Seized At Haiti Airport


February 24th, 2010 - 11:16 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Feb 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After enduring unknown horrors following the catastrophic earthquake which shook the world, and devastated Haiti, six children were finally on their way to safe homes in America. ... Read more...

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Charity official, engineer kidnapped in Haiti


February 24th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Dajabon (Dominican Republic), Feb 24 (IANS/EFE) An official with the Catholic charity Caritas and a chemical engineer have been kidnapped in eastern Haiti, the organisation Solidaridad Fronteriza and a Jesuit group that ... Read more...

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Haiti judge orders release of eight US missionaries


February 18th, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Feb.18 (ANI): A judge in Haiti has ordered the release of eight imprisoned American missionaries.The missionaries were arrested in Haiti for child kidnapping.Sky News quoted Judge Bernard Saint-Vil, as saying ... Read more...

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World Food Programme begins food distribution for women only


February 1st, 2010 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Feb 1 (DPA) The UN World Food Programme Sunday began giving food to victims of Haiti's devastating earthquake at special distribution points only for women. Soldiers from the UN peacekeeping mission ... Read more...

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10 Americans arrested in Haiti for child trafficking


February 1st, 2010 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince, Jan 31 (IANS) Ten US citizens were arrested in Haiti on the charges of trafficking 33 children from the earthquake-hit nation, Press TV reported Sunday. The Americans were detained at Malpasse, Haiti's ... Read more...

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10 Americans held for illegally trying to take children from Haiti


January 31st, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince, Jan 31 (DPA) Haitian police arrested 10 US citizens Saturday for trying to take 33 children out of the country without permission, officials said. Agents captured the group led by a woman ... Read more...

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Haiti police shoot two food-theft suspects: CNN


January 23rd, 2010 - 1:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington/Port-au-Prince, Jan 22 (DPA) Haitian police shot two men who were carrying five bags of rice Friday, killing one of them, CNN reported. CNN had cameras on the scene as or right after ... Read more...

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Police search for fugitives from prisons in quake-hit Haiti


January 19th, 2010 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
United Nations, Jan 19 (RIA Novosti) UN and Haitian police are searching for convicts who escaped from destroyed prisons following a devastating quake that hit the Caribbean nation last week, the UN ... Read more...

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Riots break out in Haiti; toll could reach 200,000 (Lead)


January 18th, 2010 - 6:46 am ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince, Jan 18 (DPA) Riots broke out Sunday in different parts of the ruined capital city, with gunfire aimed randomly at people, Haitian police said. Police stopped travellers from heading into the centre ... Read more...

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Food, water in short supply as bodies fill Haiti’s capital (Lead)


January 16th, 2010 - 9:13 am ICT by IANS
Port-au-Prince (Haiti), Jan 16 (DPA) Time was rapidly running out to find survivors from the devastating earthquake in Haiti as piles of dead bodies filled the streets of decimated capital Port-au-Prince. Amid ... Read more...

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UN extends mission’s mandate in Haiti another year


October 14th, 2009 - 3:04 am ICT by IANS
New York, Oct 14 (DPA) The UN Security Council Tuesday gave its peacekeeping mission in Haiti a one-year mandate extension so it can complete the work of training the Haitian national police ... Read more...

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