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Haiti's capital under gang attacks ahead of government transition

Straits Times 22 Apr 2024
PORT-AU-PRINCE - Armed gangs launched fresh attacks ...
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Haiti's death toll rises as intl. support lags, UN report says

The Daily Herald - St Maarten 22 Apr 2024
People walk past remains of vehicles near the presidential palace, after they were set on fire by gangs, as violence spreads and armed gangs expand their control over the capital, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on March 25.
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Haiti’s capital under gang attacks ahead of government transition

FBC News 22 Apr 2024
Armed gangs launched fresh attacks on parts of Haiti’s capital ...
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Heavy gunfire reported in neighborhoods close to Haiti’s airport in Port-au-Prince

Cedar News 21 Apr 2024
Heavy gunfire reported in neighborhoods close to Haiti’s airport in Port-au-Prince ....
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Haiti's former capital seeks to revive its hey-day as violence consumes Port-au-Prince

Voa News 21 Apr 2024
It was once known as the Paris of the Antilles, and now it is on the brink of becoming what some say is Haiti's de facto capital as Port-au-Prince crumbles under the onslaught of powerful gangs ... Such luxuries are absent in Port-au-Prince.
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Haitians scramble to survive as gang violence chokes the capital

The Philadelphia Inquirer 21 Apr 2024
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — As the sun sets, a burly man bellows into a megaphone while a curious crowd gathers around him.
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Haitians scramble to survive as gang violence chokes capital

The Peninsula 21 Apr 2024
Port-Au-Prince, Haiti ... "Everyone give whatever they have!” the man shouts as he grabs the arms and hands of people entering a neighborhood in the capital of Port-au-Prince that has been targeted by violent gangs.
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Haitians scramble to survive, seeking food, water and safety amid gang violence

Voa News 21 Apr 2024
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — As the sun sets, a burly man bellows into a megaphone while a curious crowd gathers around him ... in the capital of Port-au-Prince that has been targeted by violent gangs.
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Haitians scramble to seek food, water and safety as gang violence chokes the capital

ABC News 21 Apr 2024
Life in Port-au-Prince has become a game of survival, pushing Haitians to new limits as they scramble to stay safe and alive while gangs overwhelm the police and the government remains largely absent ... .
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It’s time to break the cycle of violence in Haiti — without foreign intervention

The Hill 21 Apr 2024
Last week, gangs closed in on the neighborhood of Petion-Ville — a suburb of Port-au-Prince — and robbed banks, ransacked businesses and gunned down whoever crossed their path.
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Florida man Uncle Luke for Congress? It could happen

Tampa Bay Times 21 Apr 2024
Anthony Man South Florida Sun Sentinel (TNS). FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla ... Rep ... Cherfilus-McCormick has taken a hard line on gang leaders like Chérizier, who are responsible for the deadly violence that has caused chaos in the nation’s capital, Port-au-Prince.
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Haiti’s former capital seeks to revive its hey-day as gang violence consumes Port-au-Prince

The Associated Press 20 Apr 2024
... becoming what some say is Haiti’s de facto capital as Port-au-Prince crumbles under powerful gangs.
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Haiti: UN says deaths rising sharply as gangs vie for power

Times of Oman 20 Apr 2024
Port-au-Prince. Gang violence led to 1,660 deaths and 850 injuries in the first three months of 2024 in Haiti, a UN report said on Friday.That's a more than ....
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