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After another day of violent protests, Haiti to allow police to unionize

Hours after masked protesters, some of whom were armed and dressed in police uniforms, attacked and ransacked several Haitian government ministries in Port-au-Prince on Tuesday, the country’s recently installed prime minister announced an about face. Joseph Jouthe said Haiti, which has long banned its police officers from unionizing, will allow its 15,000-member national police force […]