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Activists Sue UN Over Cholera That Killed Thousands In Haiti – NPR (blog)


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Activists Sue UN Over Cholera That Killed Thousands In Haiti
NPR (blog)
Human rights activists are suing the United Nations on behalf of five Haitian families afflicted by cholera — a disease many believe U.N. peacekeeping troops brought to Haiti in the aftermath of the devastating 2010 earthquake there. The lawsuit ...
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US Group to UN: Compensate Haitians for Cholera – ABC News

US Group to UN: Compensate Haitians for CholeraABC NewsHuman rights groups on Wednesday filed a lawsuit blaming the United Nations for a cholera outbreak that killed thousands of Haitians as lawyers seeking compensation for victims and clean water and ...

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UN sued for ‘bringing cholera to Haiti,’ causing outbreak that killed thousands – CNN


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UN sued for 'bringing cholera to Haiti,' causing outbreak that killed thousands
CNN
New York (CNN) -- Human rights lawyers filed a class action law suit in a U.S federal court accusing the United Nations of gross negligence and misconduct on behalf of victims of a cholera outbreak in Haiti in 2010. "The claims are that the U.N ...
Rights Advocates Suing UN Over the Spread of Cholera in HaitiNew York Times (blog)
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Haitian families to sue UN for compensation over cholera deaths – The Guardian


The Guardian

Haitian families to sue UN for compensation over cholera deaths
The Guardian
Sloppy sanitation at a Minustah base is blamed for starting the outbreak, which has claimed more than 8,000 lives and infected nearly 700,000 – one out of every 16 Haitians. UN peacekeepers from Nepal, where cholera is endemic, brought a South Asian ...
Rights Advocates Suing UN Over the Spread of Cholera in HaitiNew York Times
UN sued in US court over Haiti's cholera epidemicReuters
Activists Sue UN Over Cholera That Killed Thousands In HaitiNPR (blog)
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UN Sued for Haiti Cholera Epidemic – Wall Street Journal

UN Sued for Haiti Cholera EpidemicWall Street JournalThe Boston-based Institute for Justice & Democracy in Haiti filed the federal lawsuit Wednesday in Manhattan. Some studies have shown that cholera may have been introduced in Haiti by U.N. troops...

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UN sued for billions of dollars by victims of Haiti cholera epidemic – Telegraph.co.uk


Telegraph.co.uk

UN sued for billions of dollars by victims of Haiti cholera epidemic
Telegraph.co.uk
The outbreak caused widespread protests in Haiti demanding the peacekeepers' withdrawal. The island's residents have long had an uneasy relationship with the UN mission first deployed following the 2004 coup, with troops from various countries accused ...

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US Diversity Visa Lottery Is Open – BlackNews.com (press release)


US Diversity Visa Lottery Is Open
BlackNews.com (press release)
Washington, DC (October 7, 2013) -- The 2015 Diversity Immigrant Visa (DV-2015) program is a United States congressionally mandated lottery program for receiving a United States Permanent Resident Card ("Green Card"). The entry submission period for ...

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UN caused deadly cholera in Haiti, covered it up, lawsuit says – NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comUN caused deadly cholera in Haiti, covered it up, lawsuit saysNBCNews.comSurvivors and family members of nearly 700,000 Haitians who have contracted cholera are suing the United Nations for billions of dollars, accusing the U.N. of covering ...

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Comment of the week: on the Dominican Republic and Haiti – The Guardian


The Guardian

Comment of the week: on the Dominican Republic and Haiti
The Guardian
The situation is very difficult, essentially because the DR is a poor, but robust country, whereas Haiti is a complete economic basket case strongly dependent on foreign aid. Neither country has anything like "job-seekers allowance" or disability ...
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Arcade Fire’s Reflektor inspired by Haiti, Jamaica and dragons Band reveal … – Gigwise


Gigwise

Arcade Fire's Reflektor inspired by Haiti, Jamaica and dragons Band reveal ...
Gigwise
Arcade Fire have revealed that their new album Reflektor features an ecclectic range of international influences, after spending time in New York, Haiti and Jamaica. Reflektor is due out later this month, and in a new interview with Rolling Stone, the ...

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