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Haiti Civilian Court Orders Release of Supreme Court Justice Accused in Coup Plot

Voa News 11 Feb 2021
Johnny Fils Aime a reporter for Radio Kajou in Port-au-Prince was treated for two broken bones in his leg after an encounter with police while covering an anti-government protest in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Feb ... "The chief of the tribunal of Port-au-Prince was asked by a journalist who has jurisdiction over crimes against the state.

Strikes, violence overwhelm Haiti's crumbling judiciary

The Herald Bulletin 28 Jan 2021
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A warning from a well-known judge in Haiti crackled recently over the radio. “Don’t let them arrest you, because you don’t know when you will be released from prison.” ... .

Strikes, violence overwhelm Haiti’s crumbling judiciary

Jamaica Star 28 Jan 2021
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A warning from a well-known judge in Haiti crackled recently over the radio ... Overall, some 11,000 inmates are being held in prisons across Haiti, including the National Penitentiary in the capital of Port-au-Prince, which was built for 800 prisoners but holds an estimated 3,800.

Across Latin America and in Miami, storming of US Capitol recalls chaos at home

Finger Lakes Times 07 Jan 2021
The strongman egging them on ... Fear and shock abroad in the land ... “It surprises me, when I see the United States starting to look like every other country in the world,” said Robenson Geffrard, the lead political reporter for Haiti’s Le Nouvelliste newspaper and its Magik9 radio station in Port-au-Prince, who has covered similar scenes at home ... Putsch.

In outrage over Haiti student's killing, focus turns to artists, social media influencers

Herald Mail 10 Nov 2020
Port-au-Prince high school student and kidnapped victim Evelyne Sincere was dead ... I wasn't even aware," Guillaume, 32, said last week during a morning panel discussion on Port-au-Prince's Magik 9 radio station, operated by Le Nouvelliste newspaper ... Kreyol La in Port-au-Prince.

Nation and world news briefs

Finger Lakes Times 13 Oct 2020
Roberta McCain, mother of the late Sen. John McCain, dies at age 108. WASHINGTON - Roberta McCain, mother of the late Sen. John McCain of Arizona, has died at the age of 108, according to her daughter-in-law, Cindy McCain ... president ... _CQ-Roll Call ... Embassy in Port-au-Prince has been running ads on Haitian radios, warning Haitians of the danger at sea ... .

Haitian migrant groups detained at sea off Florida coast, Turks and Caicos Islands

Herald Mail 12 Oct 2020
MIAMI — A 25-foot pleasure craft carrying 23 undocumented Haitian migrants and two suspected Bahamian smugglers was intercepted Friday off the coast of Palm Beach ... The U.S ... 1, 2019, and ended Sept ... In recent months, the U.S. Embassy in Port-au-Prince has been running ads on Haitian radios, warning Haitians of the danger at sea ... Cmdr ... ——— ... ————— ... .

Haitian American voters targeted in new ad highlighting Trump's attacks on community

Finger Lakes Times 30 Sep 2020
Kamala Harris, called into several Haitian community radio stations in Miami to talk about the campaign ... called into a Port-au-Prince, Haiti, radio station during an interview with former American diplomat and Biden supporter Peter Kujawinski, who was visiting Port-au-Prince.

Haiti finally has an elections commission, but controversy brews over constitution modifications

Finger Lakes Times 22 Sep 2020
On Monday, National Palace Spokesman Mackenson Cange, appearing on Port-au-Prince radio station, Magik 9, defended the referendum mandate to the CEP, saying Haitians on social media and on local radio agree that Haiti needs a new constitution ... Embassy in Port-au-Prince received strong resistance and pushback on radio and social media from Haitians.

Killing of Port-au-Prince Bar Association Chief Roils Haiti

Voa News 11 Sep 2020
Hours before he was killed, Dorval, 64, had a phone interview with popular Port-au-Prince radio station Magik 9, where he spoke out about the constant crises plaguing the country, the lack of leadership and the "inapplicable" constitution, which he said must be gutted.

Pompeo and Moise hallway encounter on Haiti elections has Haitians feeling dissed by US

Herald Mail 18 Aug 2020
A meeting between U.S ... There should have been at least a minimum of protocol that they respected." ... After dodging the question about where the meeting occurred, Haiti Foreign Minister Claude Joseph told Port-au-Prince based Magik9 radio journalists that it wasn't the location of the talk that was important, but "the content of the conversation." ... ———.

Journalist Setoute Yvens survives shooting attempt, another reporter receives death threats in Haiti

CPJ 04 Aug 2020
in the Drouillard neighborhood of the Cité-Soleil commune in Port-au-Prince, Yvens, a journalist and camera operator for Radio Télé Mégastar, was returning home from work on a motorcycle when two armed men forced him to pull over, according to news reports and Jacques Desrosiers, ...

Reopening continues in the Caribbean. So does reversal of COVID-19 health protocols

Finger Lakes Times 01 Jul 2020
Jean William "Bill" Pape, told local Port-au-Prince radio Magik 9 that Haiti just doesn't have the means to test everyone ... American Airlines, the leading carrier in the Caribbean, said it will resume travel on July 7 to Haiti, with one daily flight between Miami and Port-au-Prince, as well as to the Dominican Republic, St.

'Never-Ending Battle' for Press Rights in Haiti

Voa News 23 May 2020
Port-au-Prince-based reporter Edline Vernal, of Radio Télévision Pacifique, described day-to-day life for journalists as "a never-ending battle." ... Freelance photojournalist Legagneur disappeared in March 2018 while working on a story in the slums of Port-au-Prince ... Port-au-Prince.

Radio IBO 98.5 FM

ZDNet 09 May 2020
Radio IBO, mettant sur 98.5 FM de Port-au-Prince, Hati, depuis le 1er avril 1997, est une station gnraliste qui intervient dans les... .