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Several killed, others injured during weekend of violent clashes in Haiti

At least five people were killed and several others injured following weekend clashes among rival groups sparked by the shooting death of an opponent of Frandy Louis, a deputy leader of a political party here on Saturday.

Police said that violence erupted after supporters of the man, identified only as “Bouligan” and Louis in Limbé, in the northern section of the French-speaking Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country.

They said several buildings were set on fire including the residence of Jacot Leroi, who has been accused of committing the murder and a close associate of Louis.

The authorities said the home of Louis’ mother and that of a brother of a Member of Parliament as well as gas station belonging to Louis were also destroyed. 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.
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Dec. 26, 2018

ONE COMMENT ON THIS POST To “Several killed, others injured during weekend of violent clashes in Haiti”

  1. marie says:

    I’m sorry Haiti os not a french speaking country… they have a language it is Creole. 97% of the country neither speak nor understand french how is it a “french” speaking country?

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