7 Jul 2021

Haiti President Jovenel Moïse assassinated at his Port-au-Prince home

Foreign Affairs Correspondent

The president of Haiti, Jovenel Moïse, has been assassinated and his wife seriously injured after an attack on their home in the early hours of this morning.

A state of emergency has been declared, amid international concern that Haiti which is the poorest country in the western hemisphere, could be further destabilised.