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  1. 3.5 Million in Central America Face Hunger Due to El Niño: Oxfam America

    6 May 2016- 10:07 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BOSTON, MA, United States The El Niño weather phenomenon is affecting at least 7 million people in Latin America and the Caribbean, who are facing floods and water and food shortages, relief group Oxfam said th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/06/2016 - 10:07

  2. UN Should Compensate Haiti Cholera Victims: Human Rights Expert

    4 Mar 2014- 10:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti The United Nations should provide victims of the massive cholera outbreak in Haiti with  “full compensation,” and those responsible should be punished, according to Gustavo Gallon, the UN ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/04/2014 - 10:24

  3. Haitians File Lawsuit Against UN Over Cholera Outbreak

    10 Oct 2013- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent NEW YORK, NY, United States Human rights activists representing five Haitian families filed a lawsuit against the United Nations in New York federal court on October 9. The lawsuit claims the UN is responsible ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2013 - 10:04

  4. UN “Failing” in Efforts to Eliminate Cholera in Haiti, Says Humanitarian Group

    4 Jun 2013- 10:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti The United Nations’ recently announced 10-year, $2.2 billion USD plan to improve water and sanitation services in Haiti in an effort to eradicate cholera have had little impact so far, acc ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/04/2013 - 10:05

  5. Haiti Cholera Victims Threaten Lawsuit Against UN

    Lawyers for Boston-based Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti announced this week that Haitian cholera victims have givien the United Nations an ultimatum: start talks concerning perhaps billions in compensation in the next 60 days or face a lawsu ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/23/2013 - 22:27

  6. UN Denies Haiti Cholera Compensation

    The United Nations late last week denied Haitian claims for compensation in the wake of a cholera epidemic brought, widely believed to have been brought to the island nation in October 2010 by UN Nepalese peacekeepers. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/25/2013 - 10:04