Dominican Republic

Haiti - President Martelly Heavily Criticized for Meeting Danilo Medina on Dominican Territory

Haiti-Dominican Crisis Update -- Haiti President Michel Martelly is on the HOT SEAT today... Martelly is being criticized heavily by the Haitian Media for, first, requesting a meeting with Dominican President Danilo Medina AND then holding that meeting on Dominican territory in order to discuss a decision that Haiti made to block the entry of 23 Dominican products through the border...

FLASH: Haiti President Martelly Meeting with Danilo Medina in Barahona

Haiti-Dominican Politics update -- President Michel Martelly has just posted a photo of him in a meeting with Dominican president Danilo Medina in Barahona, Dominican Republic... For a bilateral meeting, they say...

Haiti Government will NOT Apologize the Dominicans, Communication Minister says

Haiti Communication Minister Rotchild Francois Jr. made it clear that the Haitian government will NOT apologize to Dominican Authorities over the immigration crisis dialog can continue... It is the Dominican Government who has to get on board and continue with the dialogue...

Haiti must Apologize to Dominican Republic for Deportations smear campaign, Dominican Authorities said

Haiti Immigration -- The Dominican Republic wants Haiti to apologize for making the Dominican government look bad over its controversial immigration immigration policy... The Dominicans refuse to resume dialogue with Haiti until a formal apology is received, a Dominican news agency reported Tuesday.

Haiti President Martelly Finally Speaks out against Haiti-Dominican Mass Deportation Issue

Haiti president Michel Martelly finally speaks out against the mass deportations of Haitians from the Dominican Republic... At the 36th CARICOM Heads of Government Meeting over the weekend, President Martelly openly criticized the Dominican authorities. Martelly asks CARICOM, OEA, and The United Nations to intervene so that the Rights of Haitians are respected in the neighboring country...

Haiti - Duly Brutus: Now is not the Time for Haitians to create problems with Foreigners

In regards to all the tension building up in Haiti vs. the Dominican Republic, Haiti Foreign Minister says: "Now is not the time us Haitians to be creating confrontations with any other foreign people in the world... We are a peaceful society, we respect human rights, we have to do what whatever it takes to respect the rights of all foreigners within our country..."

Haiti - Dominican Republic Close Down all 5 Consulates in Haiti

The Dominican Foreign Minister ordered all five Dominican Republic Consulates in Haiti CLOSED "due to constant assault which occurred in recent days against these diplomatic endowments...."

Haiti - Dominican Republic send 50 Heavily Armed Soldiers to Guard their Embassy

Did you know??? Fifty elite heavily armed military soldiers left the Dominican Republic late last week to go to Haiti with a mission to secure the Dominican embassy in Port au Prince...

Haiti-Dominican Relationship - Hottest Topic on Haitian Radio Today

Pressure rises between the two nations, Haiti and the Dominican Republic... Yo fè yon voye ban nou, nou fè nou voye ba yo tou... Following the lowering and burning of the Dominican flag by a Haitian protester at their consulate in Port-au-Prince, there was a series of events that followed...

Haiti and Dominican Republic meeting in Ouanaminthe Haiti today...

There is an important meeting today, 7 Jan 2014, in Ouanaminthe between Haitian and Dominican officials to discuss issues such as immigration, commerce, the environment, natural resources, security and natural disasters... This is the first formal meeting between the two sides since the big Dominican denationalization crisis...