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Aug 06, 2018
Haiti president nominates one-time notary and ex-presidential candidate Jean Henry Ceant as next prime ministerHaiti president Jovenel Moise said on Sunday he had picked Jean Henry Ceant, 61, to be his next prime minister.
Jul 15, 2018
Haiti prime minister resigns after mass protests over hike in fuel price; govt calls off plan as four killed in violenceHaiti Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant has resigned following deadly violence and looting sparked by a now-abandoned plan to raise fuel prices
Jan 19, 2018
Dozens protest against Donald Trump's 'shithole' remark outside US embassy in HaitiSeveral dozen Haitians protested outside the US embassy in Port-au-Prince, recalling their country's heritage after Donald Trump reportedly called Haiti a "shithole".
Jan 19, 2018
Dozens protest outside US embassy in Haiti's Port-au-Prince over Donald Trump 'shithole' commentSeveral dozen Haitians protested outside the US embassy in Port-au-Prince, recalling their country's heritage after Donald Trump reportedly called Haiti a "shithole."
Oct 16, 2017
Haiti: 40 people missing as migrant vessel sinks off northern coast, rescue operations onAbout 40 people are missing after a migrant vessel sunk the northern coast of Haiti, the civil emergency authorities have said.
Oct 23, 2016
Port-au-Prince: 172 inmates escape Haiti prison, 2 dead, says reportAt least 172 inmates escaped a Haitian prison near the capital Port-au-Prince during an armed mutiny, killing one guard and many escaping with police weapons, local media reported.
Oct 12, 2016
Haitians rebuild lives after Hurricane Matthew; food, water and supplies arriveThe World Health Organisation pledged to send 1 million doses of cholera vaccine to Haiti, where water and sanitation infrastructure has been severely damaged. Sandra Honore, the UN envoy for Haiti, said the health impact of Hurricane Matthew "cannot be overestimated."
Feb 18, 2015
Haiti cancels last day of Carnival after 16 die in float accidentAt least 16 people were killed early Tuesday in the Haitian capital after a man on top of a musical group’s Carnival float was shocked by high-voltage wires above the street, setting off a panic in which dozens of people were trampled, officials said.