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Haiti: New Looting in Port-au-Prince Before a Two-day Strike

Further looting occurred Sunday in Port-au-Prince, where residents were trying to resume operations after two days of violence triggered by the announcement – suspended since – of a significant increase in fuel prices.

The protesters have also announced a general strike of two days from Monday, demanding the immediate departure of President Jovenel Moise. The looting took place in the heart of the Haitian capital, in the commune of Delmas, reported AFP journalists. On the outskirts of Port-au-Prince, some groups were busy building new barricades.

Several airlines such as American Airlines and Air France have canceled their flights Saturday and Sunday morning, with the possibility of extension for the afternoon for lack of personnel to travel to provide services at Toussaint Louverture airport. Continue Reading 

Haitian Times

Haitian Times

The Haitian Times was founded in 1999 as a weekly English language newspaper based in Brooklyn, NY.The newspaper is widely regarded as the most authoritative voice for Haitian Diaspora.
Haitian Times
July 8, 2018

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