Haiti - John Kerry says YES to Elections, NO to a Government of Transition

In a short visit to Haiti Tuesday, US Secretary of State John Kerry said Haiti needs government institution that are legitimate and this cannot exist without free and fair elections...

PHOTO: Haiti - John Kerry and President Michel Martelly in a Press Conference
PHOTO: Haiti - John Kerry and President Michel Martelly in a Press Conference

One journalist asked John Kerry if the United States would support a government of transition should the opposition get their wish, Kerry replied:

"I said earlier... The only way for Haiti to have a change of government is through the elections process... AND it WILL automatically be a TRANSITION because President Martelly is not running again..."

"President Obama and myself, we ask all Haitian voters to go out and vote in the 25 October elections," John Kerry said.

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Benita Henry says...

Vive John Kerry in Haiti.

John Kerry wants Haiti to be a free, independent and democrat country.

He wants the people to have a say over whom they want to govern them.
He wants Elections for the common good of the Haitian people.

John Kerry is a friend of Haiti and is welcome to Haiti

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Bwa Sanfey says...

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