Newly leaked CDC emails reveal that the Obama administration in collusion with Hillary Clinton’s State Department covered up a massive cholera outbreak in Haiti that killed over 10,000 people.
In October 2010, UN peacekeepers from Nepal infected Haiti’s Artibonite River with cholera, causing a national crisis in the country, as over 800,000 became infected and a further 10,000 people died as a result.
Slate’s Jonathan Katz reports, “Nepal hadn’t invaded Haiti on its own: Its troops were part of a multinational force created by the Security Council, specifically at the behest of the George W. Bush administration in 2004. For the 13 years since, it has remained in Haiti largely to carry out U.S. policy—at a discount.”
President Donald Trump’s ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, ducked questions about the outbreak in her confirmation hearing, as did Obama’s UN ambassadors during his presidency. The United Nations formally apologized and proposed a plan to curb the outbreak. However, its members—including the United States—refuse to provide the necessary funding for the plan…