Americas

Suspected killer of two blue helmets in Haiti arrested by UN mission, national police

The United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) and the country’s national police have arrested a gang member wanted in connection with the killing last November of two blue helmets serving with the peacekeeping operation.

UN’s Haiti mission to bolster security when school classes resume

The United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) today announced plans with the country’s national police to bolster security in the capital, Port-au-Prince, when students return to classes next week.

UN report on Haiti recommends 12-month extension of mission, cites challenges ahead

Citing “significant challenges” for Haiti’s Government, the United Nations Secretary-General has recommended extending the world body’s mission in the impoverished country for a further 12 months until February 2008.