Haiti - Army : The Minister of Defense signs a military cooperation agreement with Mexico
Following this signature, during his speech at the Conference of Ministers, Enold Joseph declared :
The Ministry of Defense of Haiti rehabilitated only in 2012 has for main mission the restoration of the demobilized armed forces since more than two decades.
[...] I will focus on this army playing a quality score in the concert of government action that strives to project Haiti an image of freedom and fulfillment for which fought our peoples.
This armed force, in addition to its traditional role of defending the integrity of the national territory against external aggressions and ensuring peace within our borders, is also entrusted with the mission of participating in the development tasks of the country, the rotection of the environment, as prescribed (the White Paper on Security and National Defense for Haiti's Economic, Social and Sustainable Development).
Facilitated by the Inter-American Defense Junta. We take this opportunity to thank the administration of President Peña Nielo and the Mexican people for this cooperation, which is expected to last beyond a presidential term.
[...] Counting on this active solidarity which you will be able to show with regard to Haiti, for your support to help us set up this new defense force so dear to our fathers of the Fatherland."
Download the White Paper on Security and National Defense of Haiti : https://www.haitilibre.com/docs/Livre_Blanc.pdf
See also :
HL/ S/ HaitiLibre