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Tragedy at the Orphelinat de l’Eglise de la compréhension de la Bible

Photo Credit: Le Nouvelliste

According to Le Nouvlliste, Thursday, Feb. 14, the Orphelinat de l’Eglise de la compréhension de la Bible located in Fermathe caught on fire, and as a result 15 children lost their lives.  Robenty Jean François, head of civil protection in Kenscoff said that 13 of the children passed at a hospital due to complications from smoke inhalation, while the two other children both disabled died in the fire. The fire was determined to have been caused by a candle that was left burning.

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Haitian Times

Haitian Times

The Haitian Times was founded in 1999 as a weekly English language newspaper based in Brooklyn, NY.The newspaper is widely regarded as the most authoritative voice for Haitian Diaspora.
Haitian Times
Feb. 17, 2020

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