1. Haiti profile

    An overview of Haiti including key facts, political leaders, historical timeline and notes on the media

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  1. World Routes: Haiti: Andy Kershaw in Haiti

    …Andy Kershaw's two-part feature on music in Haiti, recorded during…

    …Andy Kershaw's two-part feature on music in Haiti, recorded during…

    …Andy Kershaw's two-part feature on music in Haiti, recorded during…

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  2. World Routes: Haiti: Andy Kershaw in Haiti.

    … in Haiti, recorded during the country's Presidential elections. Andy meets leading…

    … in Haiti, recorded during the country's Presidential elections. Andy meets leading…

    … in Haiti, recorded during the country's Presidential elections. Andy meets leading…

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  3. Haiti country profile

    Haiti became the world's first black-led republic and the first independent…

    Haiti became the world's first black-led republic and the first independent… the country. Read more country profiles - Profiles by BBC Monitoring FACTS Haiti facts…

    Haiti became the world's first black-led republic and the first independent… the country. Read more country profiles - Profiles by BBC Monitoring FACTS Haiti facts… by the end of 2014 (Internetworldstats). Radio is Haiti's key news medium. Read full…

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  4. Haiti profile - Timeline

    …. 1697 - Spain cedes western part of Hispaniola to France, and this becomes Haiti

    …. 1697 - Spain cedes western part of Hispaniola to France, and this becomes Haiti…, Toussaint Louverture, conquers Haiti, abolishing slavery and proclaiming himself…

    …. 1697 - Spain cedes western part of Hispaniola to France, and this becomes Haiti…, Toussaint Louverture, conquers Haiti, abolishing slavery and proclaiming himself… Haiti's assertion of independence Ian Thomson - Haiti enslaved by dark past Isabel…

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  5. Violent protests in Haiti

    …Locals are angry about tax rises at a time when foreign aid is declining. This…

    …Locals are angry about tax rises at a time when foreign aid is declining. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News…

    …Locals are angry about tax rises at a time when foreign aid is declining. This video has been optimised for mobile viewing on the BBC News app. The BBC News app is available from the Apple App Store for iPhone and Google Play Store for…

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  6. Haiti protests: Violent clashes in Port-au-Prince

    …People in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, are angered by the rise in taxes…

    …People in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, are angered by the rise in taxes…

    …People in Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, are angered by the rise in taxes…

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  7. Haiti to reform army after 20 years without

    Haiti's government has launched a campaign to re-establish its army, dissolved…

    Haiti's government has launched a campaign to re-establish its army, dissolved… the announcement by the United Nations mission that it would be leaving Haiti in October…

    Haiti's government has launched a campaign to re-establish its army, dissolved… the announcement by the United Nations mission that it would be leaving Haiti in October… the Haitian police. The UN departure has sparked a debate over whether Haiti should…

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  8. Haiti ex-coup leader Guy Philippe sentenced in US

    …The leader of a 2004 coup in Haiti that toppled President Jean-Bertrand…

    …The leader of a 2004 coup in Haiti that toppled President Jean-Bertrand… in Haiti after taking part in a live radio show and extradited to Florida. In his…

    …The leader of a 2004 coup in Haiti that toppled President Jean-Bertrand… in Haiti after taking part in a live radio show and extradited to Florida. In his… Philippe was arrested in January, days before being sworn in as a senator in Haiti

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  9. Princess Eud: Changing Haiti's image through rap

    …"When someone has a microphone in their hand, they need to speak powerful…

    …"When someone has a microphone in their hand, they need to speak powerful things." Princess Eud is leading the way for female Haitian rappers. Her powerful…

    …"When someone has a microphone in their hand, they need to speak powerful things." Princess Eud is leading the way for female Haitian rappers. Her powerful lyrics speak of women's right and injustices. She also wants to inspire her…

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  10. Haiti to rebuild quake-damaged National Palace

    Haiti's President Jovenel Moise has launched a project to rebuild…

    Haiti's President Jovenel Moise has launched a project to rebuild…, instability and dictatorship have left Haiti as the poorest nation in the Americas. Has…

    Haiti's President Jovenel Moise has launched a project to rebuild…, instability and dictatorship have left Haiti as the poorest nation in the Americas. Has… the international community failed Haiti? In pictures: Haiti five years after the earthquake…

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