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During the assessment of his first year in power, concerning the army Moïse confirmed that "the interim General Staff will be appointed shortly by a decree [...] An army at the service of development that can respond to major natural disasters [...] We will repair the large headquarters in which the Lieutenant General is already working. The Corps of Military Engineers will work to give us a renovated Headquarters, at the height of the army we want to restore."
Earthquake in Taiwan : Message from President Moïse
"I sympathize with the grief of the families of the victims of the magnitude 6.4 earthquake that hit the coastal city of Hualien in eastern Taiwan. On behalf of the Haitian people, I express my solidarity with the Taiwanese," Jovenel Moïse.
Bintou Keita at the National Palace
In her 2nd day in Haiti, United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations, Ms. Bintou Keita met with President Jovenel Moïse at the National Palace. During the meeting, Ms. Keita discussed the exit strategy for the UN Mission for Justice Support in Haiti, MINUJUSTH, by 2020. As envisaged by the UN Security Council, the strategy is framed within a transition from peacekeeping to the full accomplishment of the Sustainable Development Goals, SDGs. The Assistant Secretary-General also discussed the strengthening of the rule of law in the country, meeting with partners from the Security and Justice sectors, including the Dean of Port-au-Prince Court of First Instance, the Director of the Prison System Administration, and the Director General of the National Police of Haiti.
Mayor Colin at the Croix-des-Bouquets Ranch
On Tuesday, the Mayor of Croix-des-Bouquets Rony Colin, who donated in his own name 10,000 US dollars to the Grenadières U-20 qualified for the World Championship France 2018 http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23406-haiti-flash-our-grenadieres-u-20-qualified-for-the-world-cup-france-2018.html conducted a guided tour at the Croix-des-Bouquets Ranch to inquire about the conditions under which our players are supported.
Canada : Donation of equipment to the PNH
The Brazilian NGO "Viva Rio" has given the West Departmental Directorate (DDO) of the Haitian National Police (PNH) a donation of office equipment worth more than US $85,000 with funding from Canada.
Congratulations of the American Embassy
The Embassy of the United States, Port-au-Prince congratulates the Government of Haiti for the inauguration of the Rescue and Coordination Center http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-23492-haiti-security-inauguration-of-a-ultra-modern-air-research-and-rescue-center.html of Port-au-Prince, to the National Office of Civil Aviation (OFNAC) "This is a great example of interagency cooperation that will save lives in Haiti through the coordination of search and rescue operations."