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Dajabón, Dominican Republic (Red Fronteriza Jano Siksè).- Dajabón organizations and citizens marked the 75th anniversary of the tyrant Rafael Trujillo's order to slaughter Haitians and Dominicans in 1937, and unveiled a historic mural on a wall at the Dajabón parish, Nuestra Señora del Rosario.

Committee spokesman and parish priest David Pantaleon, stressed that the painting portrays the event which marked a turning point at the border.

He said the tragedy needs to be clarified to avert distortions and fear of open discussion among Dominicans and Haitians, as the committee has now dared to conduct in various scenarios. 


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4 comment(s)
Written by: RoyStone, 2 Jan 2013 5:03 AM
From: Australia
I can feel a "say sorry day" coming on.
Written by: guillermone, 18 Jan 2013 12:19 PM
From: United States, Bring Back DT Forum
"Border town aims to deal with the Haitian massacre through art"

How lovely.......

Another kind gesture, one more step forward on behalf of unification.
Written by: RoyStone, 18 Jan 2013 7:01 PM
From: Australia
leave the sarcasm to me!
Written by: guillermone, 19 Jan 2013 11:23 AM
From: United States, Bring Back DT Forum
You got it Roy.........LOL

I will hand over this responsibility to you.
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