Haiti – News : Zapping…
New gold medal for Barbancourt
“We are proud to announce that the Domaine’s 15-year-old Barbancourt Réserve Rum has been awarded the Gold Medal from the Beverage Testing Institute,” the company announced on its Twitter account.
The PHTK Coordinator doubts the holding of the elections
The coordinator of the PHTK, Liné Balthazar, qualifies the elections hypothetical, because according to him there is a lack of consensus, especially around the CEP and the deadline for the organization of the poll. He also welcomes the recommendations of the OAS mission [circulating before the official presentation of the report on Wednesday, June 30] which he believes are in line with the proposals made by his party. However, he underlines that the implementation of these recommendations will depend on the good faith of the actors.
USA : The House of Representatives concerned
The Foreign Affairs Committee of the American House of Representatives expresses its concern and “renews its appeal to the American executive to put pressure on Jovenel Moïse” and support the restoration of democracy in Haiti, recalling that “President Jovenel Moïse governs by decree since January 2020 and his actions have taken an increasingly authoritarian turn.”
Haiti is now in Elections mode
Following the publication of the new electoral calendar https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-34095-haiti-flash-new-calendar-referendum-and-elections-official.html and the announcement by the Electoral Electoral Council (CEP) of the finalization of the draft electoral decree, Mathias Pierre the Minister in charge of Electoral Questions and Relations with Political Parties declares that the country is now in “Election mode”. Although awaiting the draft decree of the CEP, Minister Pierre is already calling on political parties to follow suit towards the next elections for the advancement, progress and smooth running of democracy in Haiti.
UN outraged by attacks against MSF
Bruno Lemarquis, Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General of the United Nations in Haiti, Resident Coordinator and Humanitarian Coordinator said he was outraged by the attacks against the Médecins Sans Frontières health center in Martissant, https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-34097-haiti-insecurity-msf-forced-to-temporarily-close-its-emergency-center-in-martissant.html. He stressed that civilians should not be targeted and that patients should be able to obtain medical treatment. “Humanitarians are not targets !”
NOTICE French Guiana Consulate
The Consulate General of Haiti in French Guiana informs the community of Saint-Laurent du Maroni and Mana that a permanence is scheduled for Saturday July 3, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., in Saint-Laurent du Maroni in the premises of the town hall. lnfoline : 0694 23 75 85/0694 23 75 15/0694 23 75 25