Images of Hope and Resettlement from Rio Ozama in Santo Domingo
Looking at life in the slums along the Rio Ozama.
A Haitian Halfway House for Deportees: Dominican Deadlock (Dispatch 4)
VICE News visited the Fond Bayard school in Haiti to see firsthand what conditions are like at what has become a halfway house for those recently deported from the Dominican Republic under its new naturalization law.
Families Are Deporting Themselves to Haiti: Dominican Deadlock (Dispatch 3)
In the latest dispatch, VICE News rides across the Dajabon border crossing with two families self-deporting back to Haiti after they failed to apply for residency in the Dominican Republic.
Citizenship Limbo for Dominican Haitians: Dominican Deadlock (Dispatch 2)
VICE News traveled to Batey Naranjo, a small village near Santo Domingo primarily populated by Haitians or Dominican Haitians, and spoke with residents about their confusion and concerns as to the ramifications of the government’s naturalization...
The Deadline for Citizenship: Dominican Deadlock (Dispatch 1)
VICE News was at the Santo Domingo Ministry of the Interior on what was the final day for thousands of Dominican Haitians to apply for citizenship, and avoid deportation.
In Photos: Anger Flares Over Tonight's Deportation Deadline in the Dominican Republic
Wednesday's 7pm deadline for Haitians to register and avoid deportation was moved to midnight, but that did little to dispel their frustration.