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In Letter to Secretary General, Congresswoman Waters Urges Improvement in UN Response to Cholera in Haiti

In a letter to Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, Congresswoman Maxine Waters urges an improvement in the UN response to Haiti’s cholera epidemic. On the third anniversary of the Secretary-General’s response to the letter published by Waters and 19 other representatives, the Congresswoman stressed the need for justice in conjunction with the maintenance of UN credibility. Stating the recent Doctors Without Borders study that indicates a three to ten times higher death rate than the previous estimate, she made clear the need for a more involved UN response to cholera. …. Part of the article is below. Click HERE for the full text. Congresswoman Waters Urges United Nations to Ensure Effective Response to Cholera in Haiti Sentinel News Service, Los Angeles Sentinel July 7, 2016 Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), Ranking Member of the Financial Services Committee and a strong advocate […]

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