Haiti's 'Baby Doc' Duvalier hospitalised

2013-03-05 12:22

An attorney for Jean-Claude Duvalier has said that his client was hospitalised for an unspecified illness just after the former ruler testified in court last week.

Ex-Haiti dictator due in court

2013-02-21 14:18

Two years after his return to Haiti following 25 years in exile, ex-dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier is due in court as a judge mulls whether he can be tried for crimes against humanity.

Ex-dictator case postponed, court chaos

2013-02-08 10:26

A Haitian judge has postponed a hearing for former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier, wanted for corruption, misappropriation and embezzlement, after he failed to show up in court.

New passport for ex-Haiti leader Aristide

2011-02-07 22:24

The Haitian government has issued a new passport to former president Jean-Bertrand Aristide, enabling him to end his exile in South Africa.

Haiti to probe Duvalier abuses

2011-01-21 22:07

Haiti will investigate crimes against humanity committed during the 15-year rule of ousted strongman Jean-Claude Duvalier who recently returned from exile.

Duvalier aims for Haiti presidency

2011-01-19 22:39

Ousted dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier hopes to be elected Haiti's next president, his aide has said, just days after the ex-leader ended 25 years in exile.

Former Haitian dictator 'Baby Doc' returns

2011-01-17 10:02

Former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier has returned to Haiti nearly 25 years after a popular uprising against his brutal dictatorship forced him into exile.


Duvalier summoned to court after no-show

2013-02-22 11:01

A Haitian judge has summoned Jean-Claude Duvalier to appear in court after the former dictator defied an order to attend a hearing to determine whether he should face charges for human rights abuses.

Rights groups to monitor 'Baby Doc' case

2013-02-20 11:04

International human rights groups are sending monitors to a court hearing in Haiti concerning Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier.

Joyous welcome awaits Aristide in Haiti

2011-03-18 10:03

Jean-Bertrand Aristide's most ardent followers are waiting joyously in the last few hours until the former president, considered by many a champion of the poor, returns from exile.

Duvalier in Haiti to help rebuild

2011-01-22 08:30

Former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier has told Haitians that he returned after 25 years in exile to participate in the post-earthquake reconstruction of his homeland.

Haiti: Aristide also 'ready to return'

2011-01-20 10:00

Haitians adjusting to the sudden return of one exiled ex-president could soon have another on their hands.

'Baby Doc' adds new twist to Haiti's woes

2011-01-18 10:35

The return of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier has left many wondering if this will prompt renewed conflict in the troubled country.

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