April 26, 2024

International News: Haiti Transitional Council takes reins from Prime Minister Ariel Henry

Finance Minister Michael Patrick Boisvert was sworn in as interim prime minister, stating, “Haiti, our country, is at a crossroads in the search for solutions to [...]
March 22, 2024

Date for ICJ oral argument on three-way territory dispute to be set in coming months, announces Foreign Affairs Minister as he salutes Belize’s “well-regarded” diplomatic profile

“All parties have complied with the requirement for written submissions to be delivered, and we are now awaiting the International Court of Justice to set a [...]
February 12, 2024

International News: Convict in the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise given life in prison

By Aaron Humes: Haitian-American Joseph Vincent, 58, pleaded for forgiveness but was jailed for life for his role in the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moise [...]
January 26, 2024

Belize Defence Force soldiers in training for potential deployment to Haiti

In 2023, Belize committed 50 Belize Defence Force soldiers and there were suggestions police officers could be sent as well to keep the peace following an [...]
November 1, 2023

Will Belize send Police officers to Haiti?

With a representative of the National Police of Haiti in Belize for the General Assembly of Chiefs and Directors of Police of Central America, Mexico, and [...]
September 27, 2023

Opposition Leader suggests mandatory military service for teenagers to reduce crime and instill nationalistic pride

But Leader of the Opposition Moses “Shyne” Barrow has suggested that to reduce the incidence of crime and youth delinquency, a one or two-year military deployment [...]
September 7, 2023

Could Belize join latest ‘multinational’ security force in Haiti?

The statement read, “At the United States’ request, Belize is presently weighing the possibility of providing personnel in support of a potential multinational force in Haiti.”
April 19, 2023

Despite Haiti’s problems, regional governments must protect against smuggling scourge, says Minister of Foreign Affairs

“First of all, in relation to Haitians, the Revised Treaty does authorize a government to do what we have done, that’s the first point – so [...]