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Haitian government requires people to wear masks in public

Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe, said that wearing a mask to protect against the new Coronavirus is mandatory in public places across the country. 

“The Government of the Republic Government of the Republic requires all citizens to wear a mask in public places, from Monday, May 11, 2020, until further notice,” said the head of government, in a statement issued on Saturday.

This measure, he says, aims to combat the spread of COVID-19 particularly concerns: Employees in their workplaces; truck, bus, taxi, motorcycle drivers; public transport passengers (road, air, sea); the citizens circulating in the streets, in public places, in markets, or any other public place; Anyone who visits hospitals, stores, banks, and other public and private institutions.

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
May. 04, 2020

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