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Police stand near a mural featuring Haitian President Jovenel Moise Police stand near a mural featuring Haitian President Jovenel Moise, near the leader’s residence where he was killed by gunmen, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, July 7, 2021 (AP photo by Joseph Odelyn).

Haiti’s Political Crisis Just Went From Bad to Worse

Friday, July 9, 2021

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There’s still a lot of confusion about the circumstances surrounding the attack that took Haitian President Jovenel Moise’s life and seriously wounded his wife, who is being treated at a hospital in Florida. But one thing is certain: The power vacuum it created has exacerbated a political crisis that already seemed intractable and potentially explosive. ...

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