A metamorphosis from indigenous army to colonial mercenary
◙ There is a rumor that the international will remove gradually their financial support for the Dominican Rep military for many reasons that includes but not limiting to drug trafficking, corruptions,violations of human rights
◙ Ottawacitizen-com ▬ 18 November 2011 3:07 AM► Ghost of Haitian army's bloody past set for revival.
Major donors wary of Martelly plan to restore military.
By Joseph Guyler Delva And Pascal Fletcher, Reuters November 18, 2011 3:07 AM
No one disputes that Haiti needs battalions of builders, developers and investors to help it rise from the ruins of last year's earthquake.
But does it need a gun-toting Haitian army?
◙ .ntn24-com ◙ NEWS/latin America.▬ 17 November 2011► Haiti plans to reform disbanded army. Port Au Prince, Haiti (Reuters) - Haitian President Michel Martelly is expected to formally announce the re-instatement of Haiti's once feared army, which was disbanded in 1995.
◙ U.S. Aid to Dominican Republic, All Programs, 2007-2012
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