Haiti - FLASH : Cité soleil, ceasefire, opening of a humanitarian corridor - HaitiLibre.com : Haiti news 7/7
Download the School calendar 2023-2024 (Official)





iciHaiti - Diaspora : The Embassy of Haiti in Ottawa launched its first reading club

iciHaiti - Health Alert : Counterfeit drug

iciHaiti - History : Commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the birth of President Sténio Vincent

iciHaiti - Cap-Haitien : Recruitment of Volunteer Civil Protection Brigadiers

iciHaiti - Sports : School competitions


more news


Haiti - News : Zapping...

Haiti - Culture : Applications open, Program for future young professionals of the Culture

Haiti - FLASH : Haiti pays a debt of USD $500 to Venezuela linked to the PetroCaribe Program

Haiti - Insecurity : 6 religious from the congregation of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart kidnapped

Haiti - FLASH World U-20 qualifiers : Our Grenadiers defeat the Cayman Islands [4-1] (Video)


more news


Haiti - FLASH : Cité soleil, ceasefire, opening of a humanitarian corridor
20/07/2022 09:11:43

Haiti - FLASH : Cité soleil, ceasefire, opening of a humanitarian corridor
The violent clashes in Cité Soleil since July 8, 2022 between the coalition of armed gangs G-9 led by Jimmy Cherizier alias "Barbecue" which is trying to dislodge the rival coalition G-Pèp led by Nan Brooklyn gang leader Gabriel Jean Pierre alias "Ti Gabriel", in order to take control of the entire territory. Clashes that left about 300 dead and 160 injured on July 15 (partial report) https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37185-haiti-news-zapping.html

According to the statements of Joël Joanéus, the deputy executive agent of Cité Soleil, on a radio station of the capital, a respite has been observed since July 16 afternoon between the rival gangs. He reported on ongoing discussions to achieve lasting peace in the largest slum of Port-au-Prince.

In addition, he announced that a "ceasefire" was observed to allow the opening of a humanitarian corridor in order to come to the aid of the population, to allow families and children who so wish to leave in safety combat zones and humanitarian organizations to deliver the aid that thousands of people held hostage in this conflict urgently need.

Let's hope that this fragile respite continues...

See also :
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37185-haiti-news-zapping.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37180-haiti-food-insecurity-gang-violence-threatens-more-than-a-million-haitians-in-port-au-prince.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37172-haiti-insecurity-the-un-worried-about-the-increase-in-violence-asks-the-authorities-to-act.html
https://www.haitilibre.com/en/news-37164-haiti-humanitarian-insecurity-prevents-un-agencies-from-providing-relief-in-cite-soleil.html
https://www.icihaiti.com/en/news-37125-icihaiti-cite-soleil-already-at-least-20-dead-and-50-injured-in-armed-clashes.html

SL/ HaitiLibre

Twitter Facebook Rss
Send news to... Daily news...




Why HaitiLibre ? | Contact us | Français
Copyright © 2010 - 2024
Haitilibre.com