• Witnesses: Men in police garb massacred civilians in Haiti

    7 monthes ago - By National Post

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - When a police truck carrying men in uniform pulled into an impoverished neighbourhood in the Haitian capital, residents thought it was an official operation.
    Maybe police were finally trying to head off a war between the gangs that run protection rackets in the market next to the sprawling collection of cinderblock shacks and low-rise public housing.
    Then the men opened fire. Joined by local gang members clad in black, they went house to house with long guns and machetes, pulling unarmed people into the narrow alleys and killing them with single shots or machete...
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  • Witnesses: Men in police garb massacred civilians in Haiti

    Witnesses: Men in police garb massacred civilians in Haiti

    7 monthes ago - By The Seattle Times

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Witnesses have told The Associated Press that men in police uniforms slaughtered at least 21 unarmed men in the Haitian capital in November. The act reveals a startling erosion of security since U.N. peacekeepers ended their 13-year mandate in October 2017 because conditions had supposedly improved. Some say the killers were...
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