Martelly official visit with the US Government

Full transcript. SECRETARY CLINTON: Well, good afternoon, everyone. It is a great pleasure and an honor for me to welcome the President-elect to the State Department on behalf of the United States Government, and to formally congratulate President-elect Martelly on his victory in the election. I also congratulate the people …

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Haiti run-off election

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, March 21 (UPI) — Haiti’s runoff election “was calm” despite at least one death and logistical problems reported in precincts across the country, an international observer said. Police said a person was killed in the Artibonite Valley, where rival political party supporters shot at each other as voting …

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Haiti chooses new leader

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Haitians scarred by decades of poverty, political corruption and natural disasters cast ballots Sunday for president in hopes a new leader could do what others have not: Replace homes and schools in the earthquake-devastated capital, improve education and create some optimism for the future. Voters chose …

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