Haiti: UN peacekeeper dies of bullet wound sustained during attack

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) today announced that one of its peacekeepers was fatally injured on Friday after he was shot in the head when his armoured vehicle came under attack in troubled Cité Soleil.

UN peacekeeper shot to death in Haiti

A United Nations peacekeeper was shot near a suburb of Haiti’s capital, Port-au-Prince, and later died in a UN hospital of his wounds, the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) said.

Haiti: 3 UN peacekeepers injured in ambush

Three soldiers serving with the United Nations Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) were injured in an attack on Friday, the UN reported today.

Haiti: UN sets up panel to probe report that peacekeepers used excessive force

With a preliminary report indicating that United Nations peacekeepers used excessive force during incidents earlier this year in Haiti’s capital, the UN Stabilization Mission in the country (MINUSTAH) has empanelled a disciplinary commission of inquiry to investigate further.

Meeting with Haitian political parties, UN envoy urges tolerance

The senior United Nations envoy to Haiti has urged the country’s major political parties to act with moderation during the electoral process and to honour the final result of the polls.