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July 22, 2021, 4:23 PM

Violence overshadows memorial Mass for slain Haitian leader

A priest is telling mourners at a memorial service for slain President Jovenel Moïse that too much blood has been shed in Haiti as authorities warned of more violence ahead of his funeral
July 22, 2021, 4:23 PM
July 22, 2021, 3:57 AM

Violence flares in Haiti ahead of slain president's funeral

Hundreds of workers have fled businesses in northern Haiti after demonstrations near the hometown of slain President Jovenel Moïse grew violent ahead of his funeral
July 22, 2021, 3:57 AM
July 17, 2021, 11:17 PM

Martine Moïse, wife of slain president, returns to Haiti

A key group of foreign diplomats urged another politician to form a government.
July 17, 2021, 11:17 PM
July 17, 2021, 9:32 PM

Official: Martine Moïse, wife of slain Haitian president, arrives in Haiti

Official: Martine Moïse, wife of slain Haitian president, arrives in Haiti
July 17, 2021, 9:32 PM
July 17, 2021, 12:54 AM

Haitians determined to rebuild as president’s assassination leaves country in mourning

Haitians determined to rebuild as president’s assassination leaves country in mourning
July 17, 2021, 12:54 AM
Haitians determined to rebuild amid president’s assassination
July 16, 2021, 11:53 AM

After the assassination of Haiti’s president, a nation in turmoil and a doctor jailed

A Haitian doctor living in Miami was jailed in Haiti in connection to the killing of President Jovenal Moïse, whose death has further stoked an existing crisis in Haiti and created a power vacuum.
July 16, 2021, 11:53 AM
After the assassination of Haiti’s president, a nation in turmoil and a doctor jailed
July 15, 2021, 4:23 AM

Unraveling the Haitian presidential assassination plot

ABC News’ Marcus Moore reports on the impact on Haitians as violence grows and gang power rises, while the search for suspects in the assassination plot goes on.
July 15, 2021, 4:23 AM
Unraveling the Haitian presidential assassination plot
July 14, 2021, 8:19 AM

Haitian-born Florida resident arrested as latest suspect in president's assassination

Authorities in Haiti have arrested a Haitian-born Florida resident who they say acted as a middleman between the alleged assassins and the unnamed masterminds.
July 14, 2021, 8:19 AM
Florida resident arrested as latest suspect in president's assassination
July 13, 2021, 12:01 PM

What we know about suspect arrested in Haitian president's assassination

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency confirmed that one of the suspects arrested was an occasional DEA informant and reached out following the assassination.
July 13, 2021, 12:01 PM
What we know about suspect arrested in Haitian president's assassination
July 12, 2021, 3:47 PM

US sends federal agents to Haiti as another suspect arrested in assassination plot

Haitians are facing political turmoil and economic devastation after the assassination of president Jovenel Moise.
July 12, 2021, 3:47 PM
US sends federal agents to Haiti as another suspect arrested in assassination plot
July 12, 2021, 11:35 AM

US declines request for troops, sends technical team to Haiti

In the wake of the assassination of the Haitian president, the Biden administration sent over a team of FBI and Homeland Security officials.
July 12, 2021, 11:35 AM
US declines request for troops, sends technical team to Haiti
July 12, 2021, 12:40 AM

Haiti experiences fuel, food shortages amid growing turmoil

The country is reeling after the assassination of President Jovenel Moise.
July 12, 2021, 12:40 AM
Haiti experiences fuel, food shortages amid growing turmoil
July 11, 2021, 11:16 PM

Haiti still reeling in shock

In the chaotic aftermath of the assassination of President Jovenel Moise, Haitian leaders are requesting U.S. military presence to keep the peace and protect critical infrastructure.
July 11, 2021, 11:16 PM
Haiti still reeling in shock
July 11, 2021, 5:30 AM

'We need help': Haiti's interim leader requests US troops

Haiti’s interim government says it has asked the U.S. and U.N. to deploy troops to protect key infrastructure as it tries to stabilize the country and prepare the way for elections following President Jovenel Moïse’s assassination
July 11, 2021, 5:30 AM
July 11, 2021, 2:17 AM

'We need help': Haiti's interim leader requests US troops

Haiti's interim leader requests U.S. troops.
July 11, 2021, 2:17 AM
July 10, 2021, 11:56 PM

Turmoil grows in Haiti following presidential assassination

U.S. officials turned down the interim government’s request to send U.S. troops to help stabilize the situation.
July 10, 2021, 11:56 PM
Turmoil grows in Haiti following presidential assassination
July 10, 2021, 11:35 PM

Haiti's interim prime minister says president was tortured before being killed, vows justice

Haiti's interim prime minister told ABC News that the perpetrators behind the assassination of President Jovenal Moise would be brought to justice.
July 10, 2021, 11:35 PM
Haiti's interim prime minister says president was tortured before being killed
July 10, 2021, 5:06 PM

Haiti on edge as country reels from assassination of its president

The FBI and the United States Department of Homeland Security are sending personnel to help investigate the assassination.
July 10, 2021, 5:06 PM
Haiti on edge as country reels from assassination of its president
July 10, 2021, 10:08 AM

FBI, Homeland Security dispatch officials to Haiti after assassination

After President Jovanel Moise was killed, the Haitian government requested American troops to help keep the peace.
July 10, 2021, 10:08 AM
FBI, Homeland Security dispatch officials to Haiti after assassination
July 10, 2021, 10:07 AM

Haitian prime minister: President was tortured and killed in his own home

ABC News’ Marcus Moore sits down with Haiti’s interim prime minister to discuss the state of the country on the heels of the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse, and the two Americans arrested.
July 10, 2021, 10:07 AM
Haitian prime minister: President was tortured and killed in his own home
July 10, 2021, 3:06 AM

Haiti's interim PM confirms request for US troops to country

Haiti’s interim government has asked the U.S. to deploy troops to protect key infrastructure as it tries to stabilize the country and prepare the way for elections in the aftermath of the assassination of President Jovenel Moïse
July 10, 2021, 3:06 AM
July 8, 2021, 10:36 AM

Haiti's interim prime minister declares he's in charge after president assassinated, state of siege declared

Haitian President Jovenel Moise was killed in an attack at his home early Wednesday, the country's interim premier said.
July 8, 2021, 10:36 AM
Haiti's interim prime minister declares he's in charge after assassination
July 8, 2021, 3:18 AM

Haiti in upheaval: President Moïse assassinated at home

Haiti’s police chief says four suspected killers of President Jovenel Moïse have been fatally shot by police and two others arrested in an apparent hostage-taking situation
July 8, 2021, 3:18 AM
2 months ago

UNICEF says malnutrition spikes for Haiti kids amid pandemic

A UNICEF report says severe acute childhood malnutrition is expected to more than double this year in Haiti as the country struggles with the coronavirus pandemic, a spike in violence and dwindling resources
2 months ago
3 months ago

Surge in violence rattles Haiti as poverty, fear deepens

A surge in violence is rattling Haiti and forcing families deeper into poverty to pay ransoms
3 months ago
3 months ago

Haiti prime minister resigns amid violence, political strife

Haiti's Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe has resigned as the country faces a spike in killings and kidnappings and prepares for an upcoming constitutional referendum and general election this year
3 months ago
6 months ago

EXPLAINER: Why Haiti's political strife has worsened

Political strife in Haiti has deepened as opposition leaders and supporters claim that President Jovenel Moïse’s five-year term has expired, demanding that he step down on Feb. 7
6 months ago
6 months ago

Haiti's president alleges coup conspiracy, says 20 arrested

Arrests include a judge backed by opposition leaders demanding Moïse step down.
6 months ago
6 months ago

Haiti braces for unrest as opposition demands new president

Haiti is bracing for widespread protests as opposition leaders demand that President Jovenel Moïse step down next month as an increasingly tired and angry population worries he is amassing too much power as he enters his second year of rule by decree
6 months ago
9 months ago

Haitian police, protesters clash; president calls for unity

Police fired rubber bullets, tear gas to disperse protesters who blocked roads.
9 months ago
1 year ago

US church faces neglect allegations after Haiti child deaths

The wealth of the Church of Bible Understanding in the United States has long stood in contrast with the shoddiness of its two children’s homes in Haiti, which have faced years of infractions and failed two state inspections
1 year ago
US church faces neglect allegations after Haiti child deaths
1 year ago

Haiti police exchange fire with troops near national palace

It's a dangerous escalation of protests over police pay and working conditions.
1 year ago
2 years ago

Protests subside, but economic aftershocks rattle Haitians

Flaming barricades mostly gone from Haiti’s streets; protests have largely ended
2 years ago
2 years ago

Protesters bar Haiti's president from visiting historic site

Haiti's embattled president has been forced to hold a private ceremony amid heavy security to honor one of the country's founding fathers during a national holiday
2 years ago
2 years ago

2 deaths as protesters burn tires, block roads in Haiti

They paralyzed much of the Haitian capital, demanding removal of the president.
2 years ago
2 years ago

American doctor shot 3 times while on mission trip in Haiti is recovering

Dr. Doug Burbella was shot during a mission trip in Haiti. He is recovering in Florida now.
2 years ago
American doctor shot 3 times while on mission trip in Haiti is recovering
2 years ago

Protesters stone home of Haiti president, clash with police

At least one demonstrator is dead in the third straight of protests.
2 years ago
4 years ago

Trump administration to bar Haitians from seasonal work visas

Haiti will be removed from the list of countries eligible for H-2 visas.
4 years ago
Trump administration to bar Haitians from seasonal work visas
4 years ago

Haiti commemorates 8th anniversary of devastating quake

But shock waves over Trump's "s---hole" remarks cast a pall over the day.
4 years ago
Haiti commemorates 8th anniversary of devastating quake
5 years ago

The UN's Role in the Devastating Cholera Epidemic in Haiti

Cholera has infected hundreds of thousands in Haiti since 2010.
5 years ago
The UN's Role in the Devastating Cholera Epidemic in Haiti
5 years ago

Relief Efforts Ramp Up in Haiti After Post-Hurricane Cholera Outbreak

Aid groups are working to prevent curb the outbreak.
5 years ago
Haiti Relief Efforts Ramp Up After Post-Hurricane Cholera Outbreak
5 years ago

Doses of Cholera Vaccine Headed to Haiti

As Hurricane Matthew churned off the coast of Haiti last week, public health officials and aid groups issued warnings not just about the dangers from the storm itself but what could follow: a cholera outbreak.
5 years ago
Doses of Cholera Vaccine Headed to Haiti