2 police officers targeted
Friday, July 17 in Delmas 32 unidentified armed individuals opened fire on two police officers, killing one of the two police officers and seriously injuring the second.
Bélizaire case order on appeal
Following the order made on July 13, 2020 by the investigating judge Annie Fignolé referring Arnel Bélizaire to the criminal court, Narcisse Solage, deputy Government Commissioner Narcisse Solage appealed this order Wednesday July 15 despite the Commissioner of the Government of Port-au-Prince, Jacques Lafontant had declared as a proceeding, not wanting to appeal the decision of the investigating judge https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-31295-haiti-justice-former-deputy-belizaire-faces-a-maximum-sentence-of-15-years-in-prison.html
The novel Gouverneurs de la rosée in Japanese
The masterpiece of Haitian literature, the novel “Gouverneurs de la rosée” by Jacques Roumain, already translated into fifteen languages since its first edition in 1944, has just been translated into Japanese.
The Association of Magistrates does not reject the new Penal Code
The New Penal Code has not been rejected according to the Association of Haitian Magistrates but corrections must be made to it, underlines the Association.
No scarcity of diesel
“80% of petrol stations in the country have Diesel,” said Jonas Coffy, the Minister of Trade and Industry who sees in all the rumors circulating about a shortage, the hidden hands of black market speculators.
The relocation of the Art Center is progressing
The Art Center has been advancing in recent weeks on its relocation project in the “Maison Larsen” located on rue Casséus in Pacot, by carrying out the building surveys and carrying out the shoring work necessary to secure the structure during the time of renovation works. This work was carried out thanks to the expertise of the FOKAL gingerbread program and the support of the Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation (under the aegis of the Fondation de France) and the Fondation de France