CAP-HAITIEN — Moïse Jean-Charles, leader of the Pitit Dessalin Platform political party, kicked off a protest Tuesday to demand that Prime Minister Ariel Henry resign, drawing thousands of residents in the northern city’s streets. 

“We are making the decision to protest in all the cities against Ariel,” Jean-Charles, seen on a Facebook livesteram, told reporters as he stood on a moving motorcycle surrounded by demonstrators.


Politician Moïse Jean-Charles kicked off what he calls a series of protests to come calling for Haiti’s Prime Minister Ariel Henry to leave office.

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Onz Chery is a Haiti correspondent for The Haitian Times. Chery started his journalism career as a City College of New York student with The Campus. He later wrote for First Touch, local soccer leagues in New York and Elite Sports New York before joining The Haitian Times in 2019.