Dominican Republic Segment on Haiti Journal

WHEN:

12:30pm

Sunday, July 26, 2015

WHAT:

Mass deportation of Haitians from Dominican Republic

On July 6, Radio France International – RFI — reported that since June 17, 2015, more than 30 000 people have arrived in Haiti from the Dominican Republic. Every day, dozens of illegal immigrants are expelled forcibly from the Dominican Republic. The majority are women and children. Upon their arrival in Haiti, these people live in extremely precarious conditions in improvised shelters.

Guests:

Francois Guillaume II, former Minister of Haitians Living Abroad

Chantalle Verna, PhD, Florida International University

Ariol Eugene, Esq., Haitian Lawyers Association

 

Haiti Journal is produced in association with the Haitian American Professionals Coalition (HAPC).

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