Haiti - Security : "The Haitian army has never been dissolved but demobilized» dixit PM
He reiterates that this new army of Haiti will have another mission and another direction than that of the past "it will be an army at the service of the population and not a tormenting army [...]" But, will this remobilization be effective on November 18 (symbolic date of the decisive victory of the battle of Vertière) ? On this point, the Prime Minister avoids answering, recalling only that the 1987 Constitution stipulates that "The country has two security forces: the Armed Forces of Haiti and the National Police," stressing « there has never been a dissolution of the Armed Forces of Haiti (FAdH) but only an administrative measure of demobilization of this military force," without providing other details or agenda, explaining this lack of information for reasons of national security...
While waiting for the promised transparency, the population remains in the fog...
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