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Arrest Sunday July 5, 2020 in Jacmel, of Labbe Israel and his companion. Military weapons as well as pistols, magazines and a large quantity of ammunition were found and seized during the search of his home.
Strengthening relations between Turkey and Haiti
On Sunday July 5, in a cordial atmosphere, President Jovenel Moïse had a telephone conversation with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, about the need to strengthen the ties of friendship and cooperation between the two countries. At the end of these exchanges, the two Heads of State agreed to establish active cooperation in the fields of energy and infrastructure. In addition, President Jovenel Moïse accepted an invitation from his Turkish counterpart to visit Turkey.
Promise to pay wages
Miloody Vincent Director of Communication for the Ministry of National Education said that all teachers appointed to the Public Administration will receive their full salary during the month of July.
Resumption of regular schedules at ONI
Jean Jacques Élibert, Director General of the National Identification Office, inform the operators that as of this Monday, July 6, the ONI resumes its usual hours, stressing that the sanitary measures remain in force.
Land Conflict Decree
In the Special Le Moniteur #12 of July 1, 2020 was published the Decree reducing the application of fiscal constraints for a fair and equitable distribution of justice and modifying the default judgment procedure in matters of land conflict.
Dominican elections on TV in Haiti
A chain of 30 Haitian media, including Radio Televisión National d'Haiti (RTNH), broadcasted throughout the national territory reports on the Dominican presidential and parliamentary elections that took place on Sunday, July 5 [Luis Abinader, of the Parti Revolutionary Modern, was elected new President in the first round with 52.83% of the vote]. A first media initiative in the history of the two Nations, a production of the company MediaCom and the binational organization Zile Foundation, directed by Pastor Edwin Paraison. The special program "Desisyon RD 2020" was designed to contribute to the strengthening of relations between the two countries of the island, by making known in Haiti the main political actors and their programs at binational level, an unprecedented media event that will mark island journalism," said Paraison.