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Haiti - Security : Violence ignites Cité Soleil, the inhabitants remain cloistered at home
16/04/2019 09:51:19

Haiti - Security : Violence ignites Cité Soleil, the inhabitants remain cloistered at home
Since Saturday, the security climate has deteriorated in Cité Soleil and La Saline where sporadic shots of automatic weapons sow terror day and night, forcing residents to stay hidden at home, fearing for their lives, while rival gangs clash continuously and several house burnt have been reported. Medical staff and patients at the Isaie Jeanty maternity have been evacuated due to the risks posed by the situation.

A situation that forces the agents of the Departmental Unit of Maintenance of Order (UDMO) whose base is located in Cité Soleil, to remain at the police station for their safety after their hours of service...

However, this outbreak of violence does not prevent the police from working relentlessly to restore order, says Chief Commissioner Joël Casséus, who indicates that during the last two days a dozen armed individuals have been arrested, including seven gang members and an alleged individuals Head of Gang, operating in the commune of Carrefour,

The Commissioner Casséus to reassure the population has guaranteed that the police force will be strengthened especially in sensitive areas.

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