Despite the lifting of the strike watchword Saturday the Unified Movement of Haitian Transporters continued its call for a strike that had little effect. This morning we could see tap-tapes, taxi-motorbikes of minibuses and private vehicles circulated in the capital, while citizens and merchants on the sidewalks were going about their business.
Haitian journalists, targeted by rioters
On Saturday during violent anti-budget demonstrations, journalists from Radio Kiskeya and Radio Métropole were targeted by rioters.
Words of Evans Paul
"Nothing can justify the bloody coup of September 30, 1991 in Haiti (against J. B Aristide). Therefore, we must condemn the macabre excesses and exaggerations," declared Evans Paul, former Prime Minister under the Martelly Presidency.
Donation of a lifeboat
The North West Departmental Delegation would like to present its words of thanks to the Regional Committee of the Haitian Red Cross (CRH), which handed a new rescue boat to the Civil Protection Committee of the island of La Tortue in the presence of the authorities .
Gustavo Gallón for a Truth Commission
Gustavo Gallón, the former independent UN expert on the human rights situation in Haiti, said on a radio station in the capital that it is absolutely necessary to set up a Truth, Justice and Reparation Commission on the crimes of the past and the numerous violations of human rights in Haiti.
Diaspora : Religious ceremony for victims of earthquakes in Mexico
Vice-Consul Evence Jean Louis of the Consulate General of Haiti in Chicago participated Saturday, September 30 in the religious ceremony in memory of the victims of the earthquakes of 7 and 19 September 2017 that hit Mexico.