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According to Rétone José, Technical Coordinator of the Civil Protection of Port-au-Prince, a sailboat with 4 passengers on board, sank last Thursday due to bad weather, near Pointe-Oiseau [Île de la Tortue]. Two of passengers are reported missing the two others are alive.
Arrest of 3 kidnappers
Saturday, Me Lucmane Délile, the Government Commissioner, explained that of information received enabled him to alert the day before, the police authorities of the presence of three individuals suspected of kidnapping, who were in the area of the international airport. After the police operation and the arrest of 3 people Friday evening, the Commissioner Délile, took the matter in hand "After the formalities, I myself led them to the National Penitentiary, Saturday afternoon, to make sure there are well arrived, as they are three bandits known, responsible for several kidnappings in the north of Port-au-Prince.
Closure of the Consulate of Orlando
The Consulate of the Republic of Haiti in Orlando informs the Haitian Community of its Jurisdiction that of Florida in particular, that the Consulate will be closed on Monday November 12, 2012 in commermoration of "Veteran's Day".
Closure of the Consulate of Atlanta
The General Consulate of The Republic of Haiti in Atlanta informs the Public in General that the Consulate will be closed on Monday 12th of November 2012 all day for the celebration of "Veteran’s Day". It will reopen on Tuesday, November 13th.
Thirty youth follow an environmental training
The Minister of the Environment announced that after selection, thirty young professionals and graduating students in science, in the field of environmental impact, coming from the various departments of the country, will receive training from Monday 12 to Friday, November 16, 2012, which will enable them to become of private agents, which will devote to the study of the economic, social and environmental provisions of the country.