Presidential second round on 20th March


The Haitian Provisional Electoral Council has announced that the second round of the Presidential election will take place on 20th March 2011.

The Provisional Electoral Council has indicated that final results for the first round will be published next Wednesday 2nd February. Although the ruling party INITE has said that it’s candidate Jude Celestin has withdrawn from the Presidential race, as yet this has not be confirmed by the candidate himself.

Meanwhile, US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is due in Haiti this Sunday (30th January 2011) for talks with Haiti’s President Preval

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