UN seeks end to Haiti unrest, candidates call for poll delay

Published on 20 November 2010

With a UN envoy urging an end to protests in earthquake-ravaged Haiti, underdog presidential candidates have called for an election delay to focus on a cholera epidemic that has claimed nearly 1,200 lives. (..)The unrest is preventing the UN's World Food Program from providing daily hot meals to 190,000 children in schools in Cap Haitien in the north-east, officials said.

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