The decision by Haitian President Jovenel Moïse to appoint a new prime minister and cabinet to run the country’s daily affairs — without a political agreement with the opposition — will not guarantee that the country will get millions of dollars in desperately needed international aid.

The International Monetary Fund — which had agreed to provide Haiti with $229 million in loans at zero percent interest before the country’s Lower Chamber of Deputies fired Prime Minister Jean Henry Céant last March 18 — said it is in a wait-and-see mode.

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