The situation for approximately 250,000 Dominicans of Haitian decent isn’t looking good especially for the next few hours. According to the Dominican Republic’s new law, Dominicans of Haitian decent since 1929 will no longer be considered citizens of the said contry. They have been striped of
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From the Washington Post
|Delinua Dovil Jean Francois shows the supporting documents that proves that he did the paperwork for obtaining his Haitian identity card. (Ezequiel Abiu Lopez/AP)
From the New York Times
A Haitian man sought legal residency in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, after the government set a Wednesday deadline for worker registration. Tatiana Fernandez/Associated Press