Coast Guard repatriates 108 Haitian migrants, 14 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 108 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Thursday, and 14 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Tuesday. The Haitian and Cuban migrants were interdicted at sea during two separate events. The crew of the Boston-based, 270-foot Coast Guard Cutter Spencer assisted the Royal Bahamas Defence Force Monday in the interdiction of 108 Haitian migrants. The Haitian...

Coast Guard repatriates 17 Cuban migrants, 61 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 17 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, and 61 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, during the past week. The migrants were interdicted at sea in two separate cases since Jan. 12, 2012. The Coast Guard Cutter Reliance repatriated 61 Haitian migrants on Tuesday. The Coast Guard Cutter Sitkinak repatriated 17 Cuban migrants on Tuesday. var _bos =...

Coast Guard Cutter Reliance rescues, repatriates 125 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Reliance repatriated 125 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Thursday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami aircrew located a sail freighter north of Cape Du Mole, Haiti, Tuesday. The aircrew vectored in the crew of the Reliance, who distributed lifejackets to the 125 Haitian migrants on the grossly overloaded vessel and embarked them aboard the cutter. “The...

Coast Guard rescues, repatriates 112 Haitian migrants

MIAMI – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Resolute repatriated 112 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Friday, after they were located at sea on a grossly overloaded vessel Wednesday. While conducting a routine patrol in the Caribbean Sea, the crew of the Resolute discovered a Haitian sail freighter west of Great Inagua, Bahamas. Resolute crewmembers distributed life jackets to the migrants...

Coast Guard repatriates 172 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Vigorous repatriated 172 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Tuesday. While on patrol Saturday, a Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew spotted an overloaded Haitian sail freighter near the Bahamas. The crews of the Coast Guard Cutters Northland and Vigorous arrived on scene and distributed life jackets. The Vigorous crew embarked 112 Haitian migrants. While...

Coast Guard repatriates 34 Cuban migrants, 39 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 34 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, and 39 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, during the past week. The migrants were interdicted at sea in four separate cases since Sept. 18. The 39 Haitian migrants were repatriated Saturday. Twenty-one of the Cuban migrants were repatriated Saturday. Thirteen of the Cuban migrants were repatriated Thursday. ...

Coast Guard repatriates 34 Cuban migrants, 39 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 34 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, and 39 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, during the past week. The migrants were interdicted at sea in four separate cases since Sept. 18. The 39 Haitian migrants were repatriated Saturday. Twenty-one of the Cuban migrants were repatriated Saturday. Thirteen of the Cuban migrants were repatriated Thursday. ...

Coast Guard repatriates 25 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Mohawk repatriated 25 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Wednesday. A Coast Guard Air Station Miami aircrew spotted a sail freighter with migrants aboard north of Haiti Monday. The Mohawk crew, along with the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Confidence, arrived on scene and transferred the 21 males and four females aboard the cutter Mohawk. Once...

Coast Guard repatriates 17 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Nantucket repatriated 17 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, Friday. The 17 Haitian migrants, consisting of 10 adult males, four adult females and three children, were interdicted Tuesday east of Palm Beach, Fla., by a Coast Guard Station Lake Worth Inlet, Fla., boatcrew. The 17 Haitian migrants were traveling in a 22-foot cuddy cabin vessel. All...