Haiti - News : Some news here and there...
uesday, the motorcade of President Michel Martelly has faced stone throwing, while the Head of State had just completed a visit to wharf Jérémie and the construction site of the new headquarters of CIMO in Delmas 2 http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-13159-haiti-reconstruction-the-president-martelly-at-wharf-jeremie-and-to-the-new-premises-of-cimo.html Agents assigned to presidential security, were forced to shoot in the air and make use tear gas following the attack. Several injuries would have been reported.
The Haitian flag burned
In Santiago, Dominican Republic, of popular sector organizations "The Ciruelito" burned the Haitian flag in the street in what they say to be a gesture of rebellion against the laissez-faire of the Dominican government, facing the invasion of 'Haitian undocumented immigrants.
"We will not let anyone trample us" dixit Opont
Tuesday, Pierre-Louis Opont, the President of the Provisional Electoral Council (CEP) stated about a possible manipulation of the election results by the International, that he would change this reality in his behavior and his way of apply the law "We will respect the law and we will not let anyone trample us."
No Flowers Carnival this year
The Prime Minister Evans Paul , announced that there would not be two carnivals this year explaining that the government would cut spending, promising to manage the budget as accurately as possible, adding that the Primature will not have stand at the 2015 National Carnival. A more political than economic decision, whose the negative impact on employment, small businesses and the tourism sector, will be greater than the savings... http://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-6553-haiti-economy-the-carnival-of-flowers-an-event-financially-profitable.html
Students will take the stret again
Tuesday, students from the State University (UEH) announced an event called "Gas Naval" operation on Friday through the capital to continue to require a further decline in prices of petroleum products at the pump.