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UN in Haiti sees jump in cholera cases

Haiti is seeing a jump in the number of cholera cases as the Caribbean nation heads into the annual rainy season, a United Nations humanitarian agency said Tuesday. The U.N.’s Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs said in a monthly bulletin that the … Continue reading

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Haiti cholera victims demand U.N. compensation

More than 5,000 Haitian cholera victims have filed a petition with the United Nations, demanding millions of dollars in compensation for their suffering in an epidemic widely blamed on Nepalese peacekeepers, the victims’ lawyers said Tuesday. The epidemic, which has … Continue reading

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