Wednesday, July 28

Haiti

Haiti, Martine Moise, News UK, Politics, UK Weekend

Widow of Haiti’s assassinated president returns to the country wearing her arm in a sling and a bulletproof vest

Martine Moïse, the wife of Haiti's assassinated president, has returned to the Caribbean nation. She was pictured at Port-au-Prince airport on Saturday wearing an arm sling and a bulletproof vest. Moïse had returned to the country to prepare for her husband's funeral next week, an official said. See more stories on Insider's business page. Martine Moïse, the wife of Haiti's assassinated president, returned to the Caribbean nation on Saturday after receiving medical treatment in Florida. The widow was photographed arriving at Port-au-Prince airport with bodyguards, wearing an arm sling and a bulletproof vest. She was greeted by Hait...
Haiti, News UK, Politics

The man suspected of masterminding the Haiti assassination told police he didn’t know anything about the attack, report says, as his brother claims he was framed

Haitian authorities have called Christian Sanon the mastermind of President Moïse's assassination. A source close to the investigation told CNN that Sanon has claimed innocence. Sanon's friends and family previously said they believed he was duped or framed. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Cuba, Haiti, News UK, Politics

Biden’s DHS chief warned Cuban and Haitian migrants not to enter the US:’If you take to the sea, you will not come’

DHS Sec. Alejandro Mayorkas told Cuban and Haitian migrants not to come to the US. "Allow me to be clear: If you take to the sea, you will not come to the United States," he said. His comments came amid unrest in both island nations. See more stories on Insider's business page. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas has told would-be Cuban and Haitian migrants not to try to come to the US illegally by boat, calling it a risk "not worth taking."Mayorkas' comments came amid unrest in both island nations. In Cuba, citizens have been taking part in the biggest anti-government protests against the country's Communi...
Breaking, Haiti, haiti assassination, Jovenel Moïse, Speed desk

Judges’ clerks assisting in the Haiti assassination investigation have reportedly received’serious death threats’

Judge's clerks assisting in the investigation into the murder of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse have gotten death threats. The National Association of Haitian Clerks said Monday that two of its members received the threats, Le Nouvelliste reported. Moïse was assassinated by a group of armed assailants who stormed into his home at around 1 am on July 7. See more stories on Insider's business page. Judge's clerks who have been assisting in the investigation into the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse have recieved "serious death threats," a local report said. The National Association of Haitian Clerks said Monday tha...
Haiti, haiti assassination, Jovenel Moïse, News UK, Politics

3 men suspected of assassinating Haiti’s president were killed in a bloody shootout, holed up in a concrete building, report says

Suspects in the killing of Haiti's president were pinned down in a shootout, CNN reported. The network retraced the aftermath, where 25 men were pinned down in a concrete building. Some died, while some escaped to hide in the conveniently empty Taiwanese embassy, ​​CNN said. See more stories on Insider's business page. The suspects in the killing of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse got into an protracted and bloody siege in the aftermath of the assassination, according to a CNN report. Much is still unclear about the July 7 attack, which left the president dead, riddled with bullets, and Haitian security forces scrambling to catch t...
Assassination, Haiti, haiti assassination, International, Jovenel Moïse, Military & Defense, Politics

Several of the men arrested in Haitian president’s assassination had ties to US law enforcement: reports

Several of the men arrested in connection to the president's assassination, had ties to US law enforcement, according to CNN. Haitian authorities arrested two Haitian American men and 26 Colombian men last week. On Sunday, police arrested another Florida-based Haitian American who is accused of being the mastermind behind the attack. See more stories on Insider's business page. Several of the men arrested in connection to last week's assassination of Haitian president Jovenel Moïse, had ties to US law enforcement, according to Reuters and CNN.The US Drug Enforcement Administration confirmed to Insider that at least one of the men ...
Haiti, Jovenel Moïse, News UK, Politics

Suspects in the Haitian president’s assassination claim they broke into his house to arrest — not kill — him, reports say

Jovenel Moïse was killed in the bedroom of his Port-au-Prince home early July 7. Two of the 17 men arrested said the plan was to arrest Moïse, not kill him, per the Miami Herald. The motive is still unclear. Haitian authorities have accused 28 men of being part of the hit. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Haiti, International, President Jovenel Moïse

Haitian authorities arrested a US doctor as a suspect in the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse

Another American has been arrested as a suspect in the killing of Haiti's president. Haitian-born, Florida-based doctor Christian Emmanuel Sanon reportedly recruited the assailants. Authorities said he went to Haiti with "political motives" last month, The New York Times reported. See more stories on Insider's business page. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Assassination, Fox News Sunday, Haiti, International, Military & Defense, US Troops

The US is’analyzing’ the Haitian government’s request to send troops after its president was assassinated

US officials are "analyzing" the Haitian government's request to send troops to help stabilize the country. Haitian President Jovenel Moïse was assassinated in his private residence last week. "It's going through a review," said Pentagon spokesman John Kirby during a Fox News interview. LoadingSomething is loading. ...
Haiti, International, Jovenel Moïse, News UK, UK Weekend

Wife of assassinated Haitian president described watching her husband die after his body was’riddled” with bullets

The wife of the Haitian President described the attack that killed her husband from her hospital bed. Martine Moïse said the killers shot so quickly that her husband was unable to "say a single word." Moïse was also shot and flown to Flordia for treatment, but said she was in "beautiful condition." LoadingSomething is loading. ...