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Following a decision of the judge, elected Senator Guy Philippe who was to know his sentence on July 5, has seen this date advanced to June 21.
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The Haitian flag floats in Romana
On the occasion of the 214th anniversary of our bicolour, the Haitian flag was hoisted in the square of the flag of La Romana in the Dominican Republic, in the presence among others of the Consul of Haiti Jean Tholbert Alexis, accompanied by the Mayor of La Romana José Reyes at the head of a delegation.
214th : Remarks of the Consul of Chicago
As part of the commemoration of our bicolour, Lesly Condé the Consul General of Haiti in Chicago declared "Today our bicolour challenges us. He speaks to us of this unity that it symbolizes. He speaks of a destiny worthy of our ancestors since it represents the triumph of bravery face of tyranny. It is up to us to be proud of our national emblem and above all to draw from it the courage and determination we need to shape our destiny."
« We will need a national revival »
Thursday, during the Commemoration of the Flag Day and University in Arcahaie, the Rector of the State University of Haiti (UEH), Fritz Deshommes in his speech cited the intellectual Dantes Bellegarde to remember that "the University is Guardian of the Flag" and called on youth to reverse the current trend by fighting for the regeneration of our country "we will need a national revival, even an awakening to get Haiti out of the rut of poverty. This would be the best way," he said, to pay tribute to the Flag.
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Ambassador of France to Cap-Haitien
The French Ambassador to Haiti, Elisabeth Beton Delègue was recently in Cap-Haitien where she was attending a conference as part of Europe Week. She took advantage of the visit to visit several schools as well as the hospital Justinian and met with local authorities and representatives of the North Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
New Departmental Director of Immigration
Max Rudolf Saint-Albin, the Minister of the Interior and Local Government installed as the new Departmental Director of Immigration and Emigration in Cap-Haïtien. He replaces Joseph Cianciulli, promoted on 12 April as Director-General of Immigration and Emigration.