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Haitian Catholics Honor Victims of 2010 Quake at Queens Church

People stroll previous the destroyed Sacred Heart Church in 2010 in Turgeau, Haiti. Jan. 12 marked the 12 anniversary of the magnitude 7.1-magnitude earthquake that rocked the Caribbean nation. (Photo: CNS/Bob Roller) CAMBRIA HEIGHTS — For Haitian Americans and immigrants, Jan. 12 is a solemn day of remembrance. Twelve years in the past, an enormous […]

Haiti honors victims of massive earthquake 12 years later | Taiwan News

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Flags at half-mast flapped within the wind Wednesday as Haiti honored the estimated 316,000 individuals who died in a devastating earthquake that hit 12 years in the past. Prime Minister (*12*) Henry and different authorities officers clad in black fits visited the monument topped by a big rock that commemorates the […]

(Video) Iran: Mothers of November 2019 Protests Victims Call for Accountability

The household of Amir Hossain Zarezadeh had beforehand introduced that they’d be holding his memorial ceremony at his tomb in Karaj. But the regime’s safety forces prevented the mourning household from having their ceremony in Karaj. Mother Zarezadeh, “I don’t need anyone’s permission to hold a ceremony for my son,” these are the highly effective […]

Suspects in assassination of Haiti’s president say they’re ‘victims of a set up’ | Nation

CNN’s Matt Rivers spoke with 5 of the Colombian suspects arrested in reference to the assassination of Haiti’s president, who say they had been crushed and made to signal testimonies in a international language. TownNews.com Content Exchange TownNews.com Content Exchange

Haiti Mourns Victims of Gas Truck Explosion

WASHINGTON /CAP HAITIEN, HAITI —  Haitians started three days of mourning Tuesday for the victims of a lethal petroleum truck explosion within the northern metropolis of Cap Haitien. Pierrot Degaul Augustin, a Cap Haitien authorities official, informed VOA an accident sparked the catastrophe. “Information we received indicates the driver of a trailer truck transporting petroleum […]

Haiti searches for victims of fuel truck blast that killed 60

CAP-HAITIEN, Haiti, Dec 14 (Reuters) – Haitian authorities on Tuesday searched for victims from a fuel truck explosion within the metropolis of Cap-Haitien that killed a minimum of 60 individuals, amid reviews that close by residents had tried to take fuel from the automobile earlier than it exploded. Hundreds of individuals on Tuesday remained on […]

Two of the 17 Haiti kidnapping victims freed

Two of the 17 folks being held hostage in Haiti have been launched, in accordance with an announcement posted Sunday on the Christian Aid Ministries web site. “Only limited information can be provided, but we are able to report that the two hostages who were released are safe, in good spirits, and being cared for,” […]

Pope Prays for Haitian People, Flood Victims in Vietnam, Sicily

By Junno Arocho Esteves VATICAN CITY (CNS) — Pope Francis known as on world leaders to assist the individuals of Haiti because the nation continues to descend into chaos as a consequence of widespread violence, financial instability and pure disasters. A lady prays throughout Mass on the Chapel of the Immaculate Conception in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, […]