Haiti Cholera Cases Past 72,000 Mark

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CaribWorldNews, UNITED NATIONS, NY, Weds. Dec. 1, 2010:  The number of reported cases of cholera in Haiti has risen to just over 72,000. That`s according to the UN World Health Organization. The agency says this number includes the 1,648 deaths. The report comes as Haitians continued to protest the November […]

OAS-CARICOM Mission Claims Haiti Election Should Stand

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Tues. Nov. 30, 2010: A top joint electoral observation mission in Haiti insists the irregularities it observed during Sunday`s election in Haiti should not force a cancellation of the entire election. In a statement Monday, the OAS-CARICOM Joint Electoral Observation Mission on the Presidential and Legislative Elections […]

EU Trade Deals With Latin America Marginalise EPA

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By David Jessop CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Tues. Nov. 30, 2010: Who will breathe life into the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with Europe: Government, the private sector, regional institutions? Signed in 2008, the EPA – a reciprocal trade agreement with development dimensions – seems somehow to belong to another age.  It […]

Caribbean AIDS Deaths Falling?

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Mon. Nov. 29, 2010: As the World gets ready to mark World AIDS Day on December 1, new data claims deaths from AIDS-related diseases in the region has fallen. A new report by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), shows that in the Caribbean, […]

UNASUR Summit In Guyana Approves Democratic Protocol

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By Odeen Ishmael CaribWorldNews, CARACAS, Venezuela, Mon. Nov. 29, 2010: As was widely expected, South American leaders approved a new Democratic Protocol to the UNASUR constitutive treaty at their fourth summit held in Georgetown, Guyana, on November 26. However, the Protocol has to be ratified by nine of the twelve member […]

U.S. Soldier Killed In Trinidad

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Fri. Nov. 26, 2010: A 38-year-old U.S. Army soldier has reportedly been killed in his homeland of Trinidad and Tobago. Trinidad police said Thursday that Sgt. Simeon Roderique was killed during a suspected robbery in the troubled neighborhood of Laventille on Tuesday. Sgt. Roderique was visiting from […]

Haiti Cholera Death Count Passes 1,600 Mark

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Sat. Nov. 27, 2010: As Haitians get ready to vote in tomorrow`s election, the death toll from the cholera epidemic is showing no signs of stopping. So far, the Health Ministry says the death toll has risen to 1,603, up from 1,415. The outbreak has also infected […]