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Andre Paultre

In Haiti, coronavirus spreads in slums, showing challenge for Latin America

29 Jun 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE/HAVANA Berthony Clermont shares a two-room flat without running water with 10 relatives in the Haitian capital's Cite Soleil slum, so when he fell ill with the novel coronavirus, they all did.

Haiti voodoo leaders prepare temples for coronavirus sufferers

25 May 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti's voodoo leaders have trained priests of the Afro Caribbean religion to concoct a secret remedy for the novel coronavirus and to prepare the sacred initiation chambers of their temples to receive patients.

'Gathering to kill me': Coronavirus patients in Haiti fear attacks, harassment

11 May 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE Haitian pastor Burel Fontilus feared for his life in late March when he contracted the new coronavirus.

Haiti receives more deportees from U.S. despite coronavirus fears

24 Apr 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti received a deportation flight on Thursday from the United States of 129 Haitians, including minors, days after three deportees who arrived on the previous flight tested positive for the new coronavirus.

Haiti receives more deportees from U.S. despite coronavirus fears

24 Apr 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE, April 23 Haiti received a deportation flight on Thursday from the United States of 129 Haitians, including minors, days after three deportees who arrived on the previous flight tested positive for the new coronavirus.

Exporting coronavirus? Infections among U.S. deportees reach Haiti, Mexico

21 Apr 2020

MEXICO CITY/PORT-AU-PRINCE Mexico and Haiti have detected coronavirus infections among migrants deported recently from the United States, officials said on Tuesday, part of a growing trend of contagion among deportees. | Video

United States deports Haitians despite coronavirus fears

08 Apr 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE The United States, the new epicenter of the global coronavirus pandemic, deported 61 Haitian migrants on Tuesday despite fears of further spreading the deadly disease in the poorest country in the Americas.

United States deports Haitians despite coronavirus fears

08 Apr 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE, April 7 The United States, the new epicenter of the global coronavirus pandemic, deported 61 Haitian migrants on Tuesday despite fears of further spreading the deadly disease in the poorest country in the Americas.

Haiti hospital chief kidnapped amid coronavirus emergency

28 Mar 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE The director of one of Haiti's top hospitals was kidnapped on Friday, prompting staff to refuse to take in new patients in protest as the impoverished country battles an outbreak of the novel coronavirus amid a spike in gang violence.

UPDATE 1-Haiti hospital chief kidnapped amid coronavirus emergency

28 Mar 2020

PORT-AU-PRINCE, March 27 The director of one of Haiti's top hospitals was kidnapped on Friday, prompting staff to refuse to take in new patients in protest as the impoverished country battles an outbreak of the novel coronavirus amid a spike in gang violence.

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