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Haiti Transnational Issues 2009
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SOURCE: 2009 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Haiti Transnational Issues 2009
SOURCE: 2009 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK


Disputes - international:
since 2004, about 8,000 peacekeepers from the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH) maintain civil order in Haiti; despite efforts to control illegal migration, Haitians cross into the Dominican Republic and sail to neighboring countries; Haiti claims US-administered Navassa Island

Illicit drugs:
Caribbean transshipment point for cocaine en route to the US and Europe; substantial bulk cash smuggling activity; Colombian narcotics traffickers favor Haiti for illicit financial transactions; pervasive corruption; significant consumer of cannabis


NOTE: The information regarding Haiti on this page is re-published from the 2009 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Haiti Transnational Issues 2009 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Haiti Transnational Issues 2009 should be addressed to the CIA.






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