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Haitians are latest migration surge on Mexico’s southern border : NPR

Haitian migrant Djeeff Orelien traces up on the facet of a freeway for buses offered by the INM, the National Migration Institute, Mexico’s immigration company. Richard Tsong-Taatarii for NPR disguise caption toggle caption Richard Tsong-Taatarii for NPR TAPACHULA, Mexico — The neatly assembled line of stuffed backpacks stretches greater than a mile down the facet […]

Civic group holds cultural fair in southern Haiti, with renowned writer

A civic group in southern Haiti is internet hosting a literary and inventive fair in the city of Paillant, a district of Miragoâne. Haitian writer Jean Emmanuel Jacquet, a former Minister of Culture and Communication and former head of the National Book Administration, will headline the three-day occasion beginning Dec.10.  Organized across the theme “Paillant, […]

Haitian migrants in southern Mexico press officials to let them move freely

By Jose Torres and Jose Luis Gonzalez TAPACHULA (Reuters) – Several thousand Haitian migrants on Monday clustered exterior a stadium in southern Mexico that has been re-purposed right into a migration workplace, urging authorities to let them go freely by means of Mexico. Two caravans of migrants largely from Haiti and Central America have departed […]

Haiti opens consulate in southern Mexico to address migration rise

MEXICO CITY — Haiti on Friday opened a consulate in the southern Mexican border metropolis of Tapachula in a bid to assist handle migration, Mexico’s authorities stated, amid a steep improve in Haitians making an attempt to cross the U.S.-Mexico frontier this yr. The opening of the consulate close to the Guatemalan border is a part of […]

Haitian woman who joined US-bound caravan of 4,000 migrants gives birth to boy in southern Mexico

An eight-months pregnant Haitian woman marching with practically 4,000 migrants towards the United States border gave birth after being rushed from the caravan to a hospital in southern Mexico. The 27-year-old woman, recognized as Chrismene, welcomed a 6.8-pound, wholesome child boy named Kevin Alfred on Tuesday in the Chiapas metropolis of Tonalá and is at the […]

Nineteen Killed as Boat Sinks on Southern Coast of Haiti

The areas of the southern coastal settlements of Anse-a-Pitre and Marigot the place a ship which was transporting Haitians sank within the early hours of Saturday morning and led to nineteen deaths in Haiti, on this picture taken on Oct. 30, 2021. (Google Maps) PORT-AU-PRINCE—Nineteen Haitians died when a ship transporting them between the southern […]

19 killed as boat sinks on southern coast of Haiti

19 individuals have been killed after a boat sunk on southern coast of Haiti. (Photo by Stringer/Anadolu Agency by way of (*19*) Images) Nineteen Haitians died when a boat transporting them between the southern coastal settlements of Anse-a-Pitre and Marigot sank within the early hours of Saturday morning, Prime Minister Ariel Henry mentioned on Twitter. […]

Boat capsizes off Haiti’s southern coast, killing at least 12

Local inhabitants in addition to ambulances scrambled to assist folks whose boat capsized on Oct. 30, 2021. Hoy Digital file photograph. At least 12 folks have been lifeless and 30 extra rescued early Saturday morning after a ship with passengers and development supplies capsized close to Haiti’s southern coast, Haitian officers mentioned. Eric Provost, director […]

Hundreds of Haitians arrive in Massachusetts from southern border lacking housing, health care

“The federal government has abdicated its responsibility of providing much-needed humanitarian protection and other support for the Haitian refugees,” stated Iván Espinoza-Madrigal, government director for Lawyers for Civil Rights. Marie St. Fleur, a former state consultant who’s from Haiti, stated Massachusetts should act instantly to help these new arrivals. “We are facing a humanitarian crisis […]