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World Urges US to Lift its Embargo on Cuba

UNITED NATIONS - United Nations member states overwhelmingly supported lifting the United States' nearly 60-year-old economic, commercial and financial embargo of Cuba on Thursday, saying it is the (Haiti Sun)


Hales honoured to wear Durban Heat colours

Durban - Hard-hitting England star Alex Hales is ready to hit the ground running when the Durban Heat play its first game of the 2019 Mzan (Haiti Sun)


Qais Ahmad signs for Gloucestershire as overseas player

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Qais Ahmad, the 19-year-old Afghanistan legspinner, has signed a deal to become Gloucestershire's overseas player for the 2020 season.

Qais, who made his international debut (Haiti Sun)


(Im)migration Recap, Oct. 13-18

Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, and why and how it could impact your life, family or business, so we created a weekly digest of the top original immigration, migration and refu (Haiti Sun)


US Asylum-Seekers Sent to Hawaiito Await Court Date

The United States has sent some asylum-seeking immigrants off the mainland to Hawaii.

John Egan, the head of the Refugee and Immigration Law Clinic at the University of Hawaii Law School, tol (Haiti Sun)


Oil Washes Up on Tourist Beaches in Brazilian Caribbean

RIO DE JANEIRO - Crude oil contaminating the northeastern coast of Brazil has reached the town of Maragogi, one of the region's main tourist beaches, its mayor said Thursday.

Images on local (Haiti Sun)


(Im)migration Recap, Sept. 22-27

Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, and why and how it could impact your life, family or business, so we created a weekly digest of the top original immigration, migration and refu (Haiti Sun)


US Reaffirms Haiti Partnership, Expresses Concern Over Unrest

VOA Creole reporter Jean Robert Philippe in New York contributed to this report.

WASHINGTON - U.S. Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan met with Haitian Foreign Minister Bocchit Edmond (Haiti Sun)


Latin American Regionalism Under the New Right

Collapsing. This is the first image that may come to the mind of those who nowadays observe the regional integration institutions that have been consolidated in Latin America since 2003. The rise o (Haiti Sun)


Dengue spreads across Central America, Red Cross scales up response

Panama/Geneva, 27 September 2019 --As dengue spreads rapidly across Central America, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) is scaling up emerg (Haiti Sun)


Island States and the SDGs: IAEA Acting Director General in New York

Small Island Developing States, often referred to as SIDS, the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and how the IAEA can help in these areas were the main topics of discussion during IAEA A (Haiti Sun)


Dengue Fever Spreading Rapidly Across Central America

Dengue fever is spreading rapidly across Central America, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said Friday.

"The size of this outbreak is unprecedented across (Haiti Sun)


The pros and cons of being small

Bahamas PMTCT programme 2019 West Indies cricketer during 2013 campaign Caribbean civil society at learning exchange in the Dominican Republic 2018

Being smal (Haiti Sun)


HIV in small island developing states

"I am not ready to share my status or disclose myself to the public.

"I am not ready to share my status or disclose myself to the public. I am afraid of b (Haiti Sun)


Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana likely to miss upcoming WBBL

London [UK], Sept 27 (ANI): India women's team cricketers Harmanpreet Kaur, Smriti Mandhana and Jemimah Rodrigues are likely to miss upcoming Women's Big Bash League (WBBL). WBBL which will be a stand (Haiti Sun)


US plans to slash refugee intake to 18,000

Washington D.C. [United States], Sept 27 (ANI): The US on Wednesday announced that it plans to allow only 18,000 refugees to be resettled in the United States in the 2020 fiscal year, the lowest numbe (Haiti Sun)


Island nations on climate crisis frontline not sitting idly by

On Friday, they will be centre stage during the General Assembly's big opening week, when countries will discuss progress made s (Haiti Sun)


US, Honduras Sign Immigration Deal

The United States and Honduras signed an agreement Wednesday as part of a U.S. effort to stem the flow of Central American migrants trying to cross from Mexico.

Details of the agreement have (Haiti Sun)


Japan comedians apologise for Naomi Osaka 'bleach' quip

Tokyo - A Japanese comedy duo apologised after reportedly quipping that tennis star Naomi Osaka, of Japanese and Haitian heritage, needed to pick up some "bleach."

The relati (Haiti Sun)


Dhoni always thinks about Indian cricket, says Kohli

Dharamshala (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Sept 14 (ANI): As India and South Africa get ready to face each other in the first T20I of the three-match series, skipper Virat Kohli lauded wicket-keeper bats (Haiti Sun)


Many Hollywood biggies support Rihanna's charity event

Washington D.C. [USA], Sept 14 (ANI): It was a remarkable evening for singer Rihanna when scores of Hollywood A-listers came out to show support at Fifth Annual Diamond Ball, held at New York's Cipria (Haiti Sun)


Trinbago Knight Riders register third highest T20 score

Kingston [Jamaica], Sept 14 (ANI): In the ongoing match between Trinbago Knight Riders and Jamaica Tallawahs in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL), the former registered the third highest score in the (Haiti Sun)


Haiti Senator Admits Accepting Bribe for Parliament Vote

Renan Toussaint in Port au Prince, Jean Robert Philippe and Jacquelin Belizaire in Washington contributed to this report

WASHINGTON / PORT-AU-PRINCE, HAITI - Haitian Senator Willot Joseph, a (Haiti Sun)


Trump's immigration crackdown finally gaining traction

With a little help from the Supreme Court and Mexico, US President Donald Trump's fitful crackdown on immigration is finally gaining traction.

Trump has spent his entire presidency promising (Haiti Sun)


Haiti Senator Says He Was Offered Cash for Yes Vote on Prime Minister

WASHINGTON/PORT-AU-PRINCE - Haiti's Senate canceled a vote Wednesday on Prime Minister nominee Fritz William Michel and his cabinet after someone poured gasoline on the chamber floor in an attempt (Haiti Sun)


Mexico Says It Disagrees with US Supreme Court Order

MEXICO CITY - Mexican Foreign Secretary Marcelo Ebrard said Thursday that Mexico's government doesn't agree with a U.S. Supreme Court order that would block migrants from countries other than Mexic (Haiti Sun)


Top US Court Backs Trump's Anti-Asylum Rules

TEHRAN (Tasnim) - The US Supreme Court gave a green light Wednesday for the Trump administration to roll out new rules that would make it harder for Central American migrants to claim asylum in the (Haiti Sun)


US Supreme Court Allows Broad Enforcement of Asylum Limits

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The Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump administration rule that prevents most Central American immigrants from seeking asylum in the United States. (Haiti Sun)


Thirimanne, Shanaka to lead Sri Lanka in Pakistan

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Lahiru Thirimanne and Dasun Shanaka have named Sri Lanka's ODI and T20I captains respectively for the limited-overs tour of Pakistan.

The announcement comes two days after Di (Haiti Sun)


Pollard 'truly honoured' with Windies captaincy

Cape Town - Cricket West Indies (CWI) has announced that Kieron Pollard has been appointed captain of the ODI and T20I sides.

Pollard, who has not played in (Haiti Sun)


Desperation mounts Bahamas as shelters turn survivors away

Desperation mounted in the Bahamas on Tuesday as Hurricane Dorian survivors arriving in the capital by boat and plane were turned away from overflowing shelters.

As government officials gave (Haiti Sun)