US News President Jovensel Moses is buried in Haiti

13:20  23 july  2021
13:20  23 july  2021 Source:   rfi.fr

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Violence erupted in Haiti on the eve of the funeral of slain president Jovenel Moise as protesters fired guns and blocked roads with blazing tires on the Caribbean island. Moise was gunned down in his home in Port-au-Prince earlier this month 'Let all Haitians channel solidarity.' The funeral comes days after a new prime minister supported by key international diplomats was installed in Haiti - a move that appeared aimed at averting a leadership struggle following Moise's assassination. Residents come to see the preparations in front of the place where President Jovenel Moise will be buried .

Haiti 's President Jovenel Moïse was assassinated in his private residence in the capital, Port-au-Prince, on 7 July. Police say a group of mercenaries, most of them Colombians, was behind the attack which they suspect a Haitian doctor of ordering as part of a plot to become president . Colombian newspaper El Tiempo quoted an unnamed source within Haiti as saying the group of 28 had arrived at the private residence between 02:30 and 02:40, long after the time given for the president 's assassination. However, the 02:30 arrival time quoted by El Tiempo seems to contradict reports from

Le 22 juillet à Cap-Haïtien, des files d'attente pour signer les cahiers de condoléances pour le président assassiné Jovenel Moïse. © Reuters - Ricardo Arduengo on July 22 in Cap-Haitien, waiting lines to sign the Condolence Books for the Assassinated President Jovenel Moses.

A little over fifteen days after the assassination of President Jovenel Moses, national funerals are organized this Friday in Cap Haitien, a big city in the north of the island.

For the event, a large covered platform was set up on this private property located at the exit of the city of Cap Haitien. This is where Jovel Moses's father died last year. President will be buried with his sides . A mausoleum must even be constructed, according to the newspaper the novelist .

Exclusive: The story of a night of hell in the residence of Haitian President Assassinated

 Exclusive: The story of a night of hell in the residence of Haitian President Assassinated on the night of 6 to 7 July, Joovel Moses was murdered by a commando of mercenaries. His wife, seriously injured, is treated in the United States, his two children have managed to hide. © Marc Herve Abelard / EFE / abacapress.com In the last night of his life, on July 7, Haitian President Jovenel Moses expanded on his bed, relieved and satisfied with the appointment, the day before, the doctor Ariel Henry as Prime Minister. [...] Counting on him "to solve the screaming problem of insecurity", o

Local media outlets earlier reported that the president 's residence was attacked in the middle of the night by a group of unknown individuals, some of whom spoke Spanish.

Supporters of President Jovenel Moise set up roadblocks in Haiti demanding justice as the nation prepares to bury the murdered leader. Barricades have been set alight and hundreds of workers have fled in the wake of Wednesday's protests. Violent unrest was reported in northern Haiti on Wednesday, as demonstrators vented their anger over the assassination of President Jovenel Moise, who will be buried on Friday. At least one person was killed in the violence. The individual was shot in the community of Quartier-Morin, which is near Trou-du-Nord, where Moise was born.

The coffin will be exposed the time of these national funerals to which several delegations planned to attend this Friday, July 23rd. Expected diplomats, representatives of political parties or Haitian institutions, as well as relatives and friends of the former head of state.

To attend the , some citizens and political figures of Jacmel, the great metropolis of the south-east of the country will make the trip, but others hesitate, as has seen our correspondent,

Gina Lafontant.

"The context is really tense"
for some, hesitation comes from insecurity present today in the city. "The context is really tense," confirms Donald Germéus, a journalist in Cap-Haitian and Correspondent radio television Caribbean. "Wednesday, supporters, Jovetel Moses's supporters who were on the Place d'Armes du Cap-Haitien attached to the procession of the Director-General of the Police. They described him as "traitor" and "assassin", "he adds, stating that some accuse him of having a role in the assassination of Jovenel Moses.

The wife of the murdered president back in Haiti for funeral

 The wife of the murdered president back in Haiti for funeral © provided by the point the wife of the Haitian president murdered, Martine Moses, returned Saturday in Port-au-Prince to attend the funeral Her husband, said the government. wounded in the nocturnal attack that cost President Jovenel Moses on July 7, she was evacuated to a Miami hospital, Florida.

Haiti suffering rampant gang violence, humanitarian crisis. PORT-AU-PRINCE, July 7 (Reuters) - Haiti 's security forces were locked in a fierce gun battle on Wednesday with assailants who assassinated President Jovenel Moise at his home overnight, plunging the already impoverished Many people in Haiti had wanted Moise to leave office. Ever since he took over in 2017, he faced calls to resign and mass protests - first over corruption allegations and his management of the economy, then over his increasing grip on power. Lately, he presided over a worsening state of gang violence that

Police in Haiti say they have arrested a doctor they believe is a key suspect in organising last week's assassination of President Jovenel Moïse. They say Christian Emmanuel Sanon, a 63-year-old Haitian national, flew into the country on a private jet in early June with "political motives". The arrest of Mr Sanon was announced at a police briefing late on Sunday in the capital Port-au-Prince. "This is an individual who entered Haiti on a private plane with political objectives," said Haiti 's police chief Leon Charles. He said the initial plan had been to arrest President Moïse, but "the mission then changed".

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"It was mentioned from blockade on these national roads that lead to Cap-Haitien. Unidentified individuals burned a bridge. There is a young agrononnment that would have been killed by bullet during a protest movement attributed to relatives of Jovenel Moses who even challenged the decision to organize the funeral before giving him justice. So, for the moment, there is panic, worry about the national funeral approach, "adds the journalist.

On their side, the organizers ensure that specific security measures have been put in place to supervise this ceremony. It has a national and official character, although the widow of Joovel Moses has indicated that the presidential family would take the costs in his sole charge, without a public remedy.

Haiti: Interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph leaves his duties

 Haiti: Interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph leaves his duties © AFP - Valerie Baeriswyl The Acting Prime Minister of Haiti, Claude Joseph, speaks at a press conference in Port-au-Prince Le July 11, 2021. In Haiti, Interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph announced that he was leaving his duties. It was an expected decision and for a few days the pressure was becoming stronger so that this close to President Jovenel Moses, murdered on July 7, leaves the reins of the country in Ariel Henry, who had been appointed to this position.

Haiti on Thursday prepared to bury its slain president under tight security, just over two weeks after his assassination further rattled a country mired in poverty, corruption and political instability and stirred longstanding racial tensions among its population. Jovenel Moise, who was 53 when he was shot dead in his home in the early hours of July 7, will be interred Friday in Cap-Haitien, the main city in his native northern region. As well as presidential , legislative and local elections, Haiti had been due to have a constitutional referendum in September after it was twice postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic.

The “big fishes” who masterminded the assassination of Haiti ’s president , Jovenel Moïse, remain at large, a senior government minister has admitted, as the Caribbean country unveiled a new prime minister in a bid to defuse a burgeoning struggle for power. Sanon, a 63-year-old pastor, was arrested in Haiti on 11 July after reportedly flying into its capital, Port-au-Prince, the previous month on a private jet. Reports suggest he harboured half-baked dreams of leading a multibillion-dollar reconstruction of his homeland and becoming one of Haiti ’s top leaders.

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Several tributes have already been returned to the President this week, including Port-au-Prince, the capital. Thousands of people have already come to deposit flower germs or write a word in the region's condolence register of the region. A Mass was also sung Thursday in Cap-Haitian before the funeral of this Friday in a private residence of the Moses family. One of the ceremonies took place in the presence of Ariel Henry

, the new Prime Minister who took office on Tuesday, supported by the international community. The investigation still in progress more than two weeks after the assassination, the survey advance

, according to the National Police Haitian. Twenty-six people in total were arrested and three others were killed after the tragic night of July 7th. Forty-five interrogations and thirteen searches were conducted during which the authorities discovered about sixty firearms, some of which belonged to the Haitian police.

Currently, three Haitian nationals are sought, including two former police officers. They would be in the United States according to Leon Charles, the Director of the National Police who asks for the help of the FBI to apprehend them.

Other people are also sought from among which Ashkad Pierre Joseph, a former diplomat and representative abroad of Haiti who could also have found refuge in the United States. Sponsors, them, are still not known

. One of the slopes explored to raise at the origin of this plot is to follow the movements of the money used in this scenario. A track, according to Haitian police, to a certain Walter Véainemilla and its company "Worldwide Capital Lending Group", based in Florida.

X1 But despite these progress, many areas of shadows persist. The investigators are attempting to know whether the Haitian laws had been infiltrated and still ask the question of how the commando could have access to the private residence of Joovel Moses. X1

Haiti: a responsible for the security of the assassinated president arrested .
Haiti-political: Haiti: a responsible for the security of the assassinated president arrested © Reuters / Ricardo Arduengo Haiti: a responsible for the security of the assassinated president arrested by Andre PaulTre Port-au-Prince (Reuters) - A Security Officer of the Haitian President was arrested by the police, who suspects him from having participated in the conspiracy led to the murder of Jovel Moise, said Tuesday his lawyer .

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