Section: Caribbean

Haiti, Dominican Republic make new progress in bilateral talks

Published on by Joseph Guyler Delva (author)

PM Laurent Lamothe (left) with Dominican presidency minister, Gustavo Montalvo (right) (photo: )

PM Laurent Lamothe (left) with Dominican presidency minister, Gustavo Montalvo (right)

Haiti and the Dominican Republic sign several agreements in their efforts to solve differences.

Dominican Republic commits to rights of people of Haitian descent in bilateral talks

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Gustavo Montavo, Minister of the Dominican Republic's Presidency (left), Laurent Lamothe, Prime Minister of Haiti (right) (photo: Franck Rimpel)

Gustavo Montavo, Minister of the Dominican Republic's Presidency (left), Laurent Lamothe, Prime Minister of Haiti (right)

Authorities of the Dominican Republic commit to respect the rights of Haitians and their descendants 

At least 5 Haitians killed, nearly 700 repatriations from DR after violent incidents, Refugee rights group

Published on by Joseph Guyler Delva (author)

Coordinator for the GAAR group, Colette Lespinasse
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Coordinator for the GAAR group, Colette Lespinasse

At least 5 Haitians were killed and nearly 700 repatriated over the past few days, following the killing of an elderly Dominican couple 

Dominican Republic denies several Haitians were killed in violent incident in DR

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Ruben Silie Valdes, the Dominican Ambassador to Haiti (photo: )

Ruben Silie Valdes, the Dominican Ambassador to Haiti

The Dominican Republic's government denied on Tuesday that several Haitians were killed over the weekend during violent incidents.

New violence against Haitians in DR further jeopardizes relations between both countries

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David Bazile (photo: )

David Bazile

New violence staged by Dominicans against Haitians living in the Dominican Republic could further jeopardize the already tense relations