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Advocates say ICE continues to deny Haitians detained at New Mexico facility access to legal help

“Through the first letter, advocates succeeded in prompting ICE to grant pro bono attorney Allegra Love access to provide an in-person legal rights presentation to a group of detained Haitians,” Love, Innovation Law Lab, National Immigration Project, Haitian Bridge Alliance, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of New Mexico, and the American Immigration Council mentioned in an announcement. “However, […]

The Haitian diaspora in South Florida continues to grapple with the country’s unrest

It’s been greater than 4 months since Haitian President Jovenel Moise was assassinated and, since then, Haiti has continued to deal with tumultuous and tragic conditions. A large earthquake rocked the island in August inflicting 1000’s of deaths, then got here Tropical Storm Grace and, in current months gang violence, and the kidnapping of a […]

ICE continues flights to Haiti as U.S. warns it’s too dangerous for Americans to travel there

The earlier administration carried out the unsound Title 42 coverage on the onset of the pandemic underneath the guise of public well being. In actuality, that administration used the pandemic as an excuse to rapidly deport asylum-seekers in violation of their rights. PBS NewsHour correspondent Yamiche Alcindor addressed the continued deportation of Haitians underneath the coverage, together […]

One month later, fight for return of Ohio hostages in Haiti continues

COLUMBUS (WCMH) – One month after being kidnapped, 17 missionaries from central Ohio are nonetheless be held hostage in Haiti. The hostages are half of Ohio-based Christian Aid Ministries. One missionary who not too long ago traveled to the island nation has returned, saying he took lots of precautions earlier than touring and didn’t run […]

Calvin University Chimes | As crime rates soar, Calvin graduate continues Haiti mission

Haitian president Jovenel Moïsei was assassinated in July 2021, inflicting a spike in kidnappings and gang exercise in a nation with an already-high crime charge. During this time, 17 U.S. citizen missionaries, together with 5 kids, had been kidnapped, bringing the scenario to a global stage. Five months later, the scenario stemming from the capital, […]

Naples nonprofit continues aid as US government urges Americans to leave Haiti

NAPLES The U.S. government is urging all Americans to leave Haiti. It is due to the nation’s insecurity, and extreme lack of gasoline. It’s impacting on a regular basis life from hospitals to faculties and even banks. Hope for Haiti, a nonprofit group primarily based in Naples, says whereas it provides challenges to their mission […]

Haitian communities look to help their own as tragedy continues

Music pulses by way of the ground. Down rows of fabric-lined chairs, it throbs within the congregants’ chests, assembly their voices and eyes pinched shut. As morning mild leaks from a single window peaking from its curtain, the struggles of a nation appear to cost air inside one Dover church. The Haitian Baptist service, tucked inside HEIM Church’s second ground, stretches into an October day. Some […]

AMERICA/HAITI – “Our commitment continues unabated”: the Camillians help the population between criticisms and some positive notes

AMERICA/HAITI – “Our commitment continues unabated”: the Camillians help the population between criticisms and some positive notes Thursday, 28 October 2021 MI Port au Prince (Agenzia Fides) – “The state of affairs on the island is extra and extra dramatic, not solely due to the earthquake of August 14 (see Fides, 25/8/2021) and the disasters […]