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Police in the North Department arrested Geffard Armstrong and Sevelma Alizé, two suspected bandits, wanted for murder and criminal association.
Danilo Medina in solidarity with Haiti
Following the death of former President René Préval, in a letter addressed to his Haitian counterpart Jovenel Moïse via the Chacellerie, Dominican President Danilo Medina Sanchez, solidarizes with the people and the Haitian government. "We are united with the people and the Haitian Government, on behalf of the people and the government of the Dominican Republic and in my own name" asking to extend his condolences to the family and to the relatives of René Préval.
A Haitian 2nd Prize in the international poetry competition
Carl Withsler A. Benoît, a young Haitian native of Gonaïves, won the second prize of the 18th edition of the "International Contest of Poetry in French". About 100 young people aged 15 to 25 from Canada, France and Switzerland competed in the competition, and Carl is the only Haitian to have reached the final stage of the competition.
Distribution of 6,000 l of milk to the prisoners
The Canadian Embassy in Haiti, in collaboration with the Canadian company MERA, has distributed 6,000 liters of Soya milk to prisoners in the national penitentiary. This action comes as a result of the increasing number of deaths in the country's prisons . Michel-Ange Gédéon, the Director General of the National Police of Haiti (PNH) who attended the event, visited the cells, dispensary and kitchen of the penitentiary before thanking the Embassy of Canada and all those who work for the improvement of the living conditions of detainees in Haiti.
Exhibition at the CEP, on women
The Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) informs the general public that it is organizing a series of activities to mark the International Women's Day (8 March) in partnership with the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) and UN Women. This series of activities will include the opening of an exhibition on the participation of women in the electoral process on Wednesday 8 March from 1:00 pm in the premises of the CEP in Pétion-ville. The exhibition will last one month.
Sympathy of Brazil
"The Brazilian Government has learned with sadness of the death of the former President of the Republic of Haiti, René Préval. The Brazilian Government expresses its solidarity with the Haitian people and Government and extends its sincere condolences to the members of the family of former President René Préval..
Opening of a book of condolence in DR
The Embassy of Haiti in Republican opened this Tuesday, a book of condolences for the death of the former President René Préval https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-20272-haiti-news-zapping-politics.html