Port-au-Prince


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the capital and largest city of Haiti

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By late 2011, at least one round of mass drug administration (MDA) with albendazole and diethylcarbamazine had been conducted in all endemic parts of the country except the capital, Port-au-Prince.
In addition to JetBlue's nonstop service to South Florida, Port-au-Prince customers will be able to connect onwards from Fort Lauderdale to other destinations in the United States including Boston, MA; New York, NY (JFK, LaGuardia and Westchester County); Newark, NJ; and Washington, DC (Reagan National).
Asked if he believed there was a lost trove of pirate treasure on the sea floor, he replied: "If it s the Port-au-Prince, it s there.
Unfortunately, the Haitian state is essentially an absent and vacant presence in people's lives right now--which perhaps explains the ease with which a Baby Doc could unexpectedly and suddenly appear unannounced in Port-au-Prince.
In addition, beginning last year, protests, demonstrations, and violent disruptions have occurred regularly in Port-au-Prince and in cities throughout the country.
John Slater, the company vice president of sales for Americas, said 'We are pleased to offer convenient service to Port-Au-Prince, Continental's 27th Caribbean destination.
Summary: Nearly one year after an earthquake devastated the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince, bodies are still being found under the rubble.
Mend the hearts Of Port-au-Prince Look deep into your soul Give aid, persuade, convince Our love we'll measure Give up our guilty pleasures For you, we are there Say the Haiti prayer.
Spirit Airlines, a low cost carrier in the US, Latin America and the Caribbean, yesterday activated its flexible travel policy for flights to Port-au-Prince in Haiti.
Health officials told Al Jazeera on Tuesday that 15 cases have been confirmed in Port-au-Prince, while the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said there are 73 cholera cases in the capital.
A CHOLERA outbreak that already has left 250 people dead and more than 3,000 sick on the doorstep of an enormous potential breeding ground: the squalid camps in Port-au-Prince where 1.
A SPREADING cholera outbreak in rural Haiti threatened to outpace aid groups as they stepped up efforts to keep the disease from reaching the squalid camps of earthquake survivors in Port-au-Prince.
A US$14 million grant from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) will help Haiti speed up the recovery of electricity services in Port-au-Prince, which were severely damaged by the January 12 earthquake.
27, 2010, released 500 times more energy than the previous month's quake near Port-au-Prince, the death toll and devastation in Haiti was 200 times worse because, as a very poor nation, Haiti does not mandate building codes, and its structures are inadequately built.
Main) Widespread devastation was evident from the air in this image of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.