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In office since November 2015 Magalie Jeanty Magloire, Ambassador of Haiti to the Dominican Republic was recalled to Port-au-Prince after only 4 months, one month less than the term of his predecessor Daniel Supplice.
According to our sources a new ambassador is about to be appointed to replace her. Among the names circulating, that of Idalbert Jean, a former Ambassador of Haiti in Spain, seems most likely.
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Demonstration of PHTK less peaceful
On Tuesday, thousands of supporters of the Haitian Party Tèt Kale (PHTK) and of its presidential candidate, Jovenel Moïse, marched through the streets of the metropolitan area, to reject the government's plan to create a new electoral Verification Commission and require the organization of elections and respect of the political agreement of February 6. The demonstration was less peaceful than usual, some violent action have been reported as well as the erection of barricades of burning tires. The protesters have declared their intention to block the country in the coming days if President Jocelerme Privert, creates this new Verification Commission.
Privert left the country for New York
This Wednesday morning the President a.i. Jocelerme Privert, left the country for the United States to attend the official signing ceremony of the Paris Agreement (COP21) to the United Nations in New York, Friday, April 22 2016.
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PM convinced that the agreement is still valid
Tuesday speaking in the lower house on respect for the dates of the agreement of 5 February, the Prime Minister said to be always in agreement with a simple variant at the level of scheduled dates, convinced that the agreement is still valid.
Resumption of the electoral tribunal in early May
Léopold Berlanger, President of the Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) announced that the National Office of Electoral Disputes (BCEN) called to judge 93 disputes relating to municipal elections "will start functioning at the beginning of May, with new judges, in another context and with more transparency."
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Desras will travel to the USA
Simon Dieuseul Desras, the Minister of the Environment will join in New York President a.i. Privert for the signature of the Agreement on the climate (called Paris Agreement, adopted December 12, 2015) to be held symbolically at United Nations Headquarters Friday, April 22, 2016, on the occasion of World Earth Day.