By Samuel Maxime, Haiti Sentinel, July 22, 2015
The head of the European Union’s Election Observation Mission in Haiti says the group she leads to observe Haiti's upcoming elections “will not intervene on the results or the interpretation of the results.” The statement by the EU Deputy and mission chief, Elena Valenciano, should not be doubted but it is misleading. In the end, her mission serves as a basis to later change election results. Here's how:
It has been observed that the way the international community functions in Haiti is to support the Haitian government and defend its interests. That's fair and should be expected, but what happens in practice, in nations like Haiti, is that the international community acts as enablers of corruption, fraud or whatever malfeasance, furthermore the force which makes the Haitian people endure it.