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Official: Gang kills, burns former Haitian senator, nephew

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Yvon Buissereth was shot while police battled with gangs in an affluent area of Port-au-Prince. He was named in 2017 to head the Public Company for the Promotion of Social Housing, known as EPPLS. The agency focuses on low-income housing and has partnered with foreign institutions.
2 months ago·P A P, Haiti

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Gangs kill former Haitian senator amid spike in violence

Gangs killed a former Haitian senator who led a government housing program on Saturday in an affluent area of Port-au-Prince, the prime minister said on Sunday, amid a spike in violence by criminal groups in the Caribbean nation's capital.

2 months ago·United Kingdom
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Gang kills and burns former Haitian senator, nephew, official says

A former senator who worked for the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour was killed in an upscale neighbourhood near Haiti's capital and his body set on fire along with his nephew, Government Commissioner Jacques Lafontant told The Associated Press on Sunday.

2 months ago·Toronto, Canada
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Official: Gang kills, burns former Haitian senator, nephew

A Haitian official says a former senator who worked for the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor has been killed in an upscale neighborhood near Haiti’s capital and his body set on fire along with his nephew

2 months ago·United States
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Official: Gang kills, burns former Haitian senator, nephew

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A former senator who worked for the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor was killed in an upscale neighborhood near Haiti's capital and his body set on fire along with his nephew, Government Commissioner Jacques Lafontant told The Associated Press on Sunday.

2 months ago·United States
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Gangs kill former Haitian senator amid spike in violence

PORT-AU-PRINCE (Reuters) - Gangs killed a former Haitian senator who led a government housing program on Saturday in an affluent area of Port-au-Prince, the prime minister said on Sunday, amid a spike in violence by criminal groups in the Caribbean nation's capital. Read full story

2 months ago·Malaysia
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Official: Gang kills, burns former Haitian senator, nephew

A Haitian official says a former senator who worked for the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labor has been killed in an upscale neighborhood near Haiti’s capital and his body set on fire along with his nephew

2 months ago·Washington, United States
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