Police patrol outside the Embassy of Taiwan in Port-au-Prince on July 9, 2021. Photo: AFP Police patrol outside the Embassy of Taiwan in Port-au-Prince on July 9, 2021. Photo: AFP
Police patrol outside the Embassy of Taiwan in Port-au-Prince on July 9, 2021. Photo: AFP
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Haiti asks US, UN to send troops as fears of ‘chaos’ grow after president’s assassination

  • President Jovenel Moise was this week shot dead in his home, opening up a power vacuum in the crisis-hit Caribbean nation
  • Some people have gathered outside the US embassy to call for visa amid security fears, while others are stocking up on food and supplies

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Police patrol outside the Embassy of Taiwan in Port-au-Prince on July 9, 2021. Photo: AFP Police patrol outside the Embassy of Taiwan in Port-au-Prince on July 9, 2021. Photo: AFP
Police patrol outside the Embassy of Taiwan in Port-au-Prince on July 9, 2021. Photo: AFP
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