Haiti – Elections: Frauds, Charles Henri Baker stands agency
A deliberate motion of fraud on a big scale has led 15 of the 18 presidential candidates to name Sunday to annul the elections. In statements to the native and worldwide press, 12 candidates signed a joint assertion denouncing “the hijacking of the electoral course of all through the nation” by the “corrupt regime of President Preval” and demanded new elections. “We recovered registered information to exhibit organized fraud from excessive stage, “stated Mirlande Manigat.
Following this joint assertion, Charles Henri Baker confirms his place and that of his occasion “RESPÉ”
Contemplating that after having deployed greater than 11,000 representatives In polling stations, the RESPying political occasion was seen denying entry to the preliminary vote and commentary in additional than 80% of the workplaces;
Whereas most political events, besides these in energy, have been denied entry to their representatives at numerous ranges;
Contemplating the truth that a major variety of residents had been unable to vote resulting from huge confusion precipitated primarily by the motion of voters from their respective polling place, and in addition by disparities between voter lists and “marginalization lists”;
Contemplating that armed teams entered the nation systematically eradicating the poll containers within the facilities the place it was clear that, as a result of positions taken by the folks, the vote wouldn’t be favorable;
Contemplating that by the appointment of supervisors in the important thing facilities and by the exclusion of the representatives; in lots of facilities all through the nation, the poll containers had been systematically refilled;
Whereas the RESPÈ political occasion documented in courtroom a number of irregularities in megacities such because the Lycée Pétion, the Lycée Toussaint Louverture and others, together with the arrest of an INIT member who tried to fill the poll containers on the Sylvio Cator voting heart;
Taking into consideration that the RESPÈ occasion has formally notified the CEP of those irregularities and its request to cancel the elections of November 28, 2010;
Whereas many nationwide and worldwide representatives have discovered today to be an “electoral masquerade” and a disastrous election day;
In mild of those concerns, the RESPÈ political occasion confirmed by its President, Mr. Charles Henri Baker, its place that on November 28, 2010, the Haitian folks had been unable to freely and peacefully categorical their voice, their civic rights and that the votes haven’t been complied with the procedures of the electoral legislation.
Consequently, we assist the preliminary place of all of the candidates gathered on the Karibe Resort that the elections be annulled. Even when there have been defections to this place of precept, we keep that these elections are unacceptable.
Charles Henri Baker
President of the RESPE Social gathering
HL / Haiti Free