Haiti: President Moïse Assassinated, Crisis and Resistance Intensifies across Country

Haitians in Port-au-Prince earlier this year after Moïse retained the presidency despite opposition claiming his term had ended. (Photo: Reginald Louissaint Jr./AFP/Getty Images) By Rachel Foster On July 7, unidentified mercenaries posing as DEA agents entered the house of Haitian president Jovenal Moïse and shot him 16 times, killing him. The assassination comes in the context of Haiti’s deepening economic and political crisis compounded by the … Continue reading Haiti: President Moïse Assassinated, Crisis and Resistance Intensifies across Country