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Radio Metropole reports that Over the centuries, the Haitian population has been partially decimated by epidemics and pandemics, according to historian and journalist Ady Jean Gardy. He explains that 17 major epidemics have caused the deaths of millions of people in Haiti. From the plague during the Colombian period to the Corona virus, the researcher reports on 17 epidemics which have caused considerable losses. He cites among other things smallpox, anti-virus, yaws, malaria and cholera. Read more. http://www.metropolehaiti.com/metropole/full_une_fr.php?id=33513
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.