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More protests in Haiti as Unrest Continues Over Fuel Prices

Street vendors walk past burning tires set up by anti-government protesters during a general strike in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, July 9, 2018. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Protesters clashed with police Monday in Haiti’s capital while a general strike kept most people at home across the country in a fourth day of unrest sparked by a now-rescinded government plan to raise fuel prices in the impoverished nation.

Demonstrators linked to various opposition factions marched on the parliament building but were turned back by police. Protesters also set fire to a tax office in the Tabarre area of the capital. Continue reading. 

 

 

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July 10, 2018

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