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UNICEF says youth in Haiti remain optimistic amid worsening instability Trinidad & Tobago Guardian Online14:55 11-Jun-24
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New Haitian prime minister sworn in Voice Online17:05 10-Jun-24
Haitian prime minister released from hospital Trinidad & Tobago Guardian Online16:33 10-Jun-24
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Haitian PM vows to protect hospitals amid violence The North West Star01:16 10-Jun-24
Haiti's new leader faces health scare AfricaNews10:06 9-Jun-24
Judge orders deportation of weeping Haitians, but… The Jamaica Observer06:31 9-Jun-24
Haiti's newly-installed interim PM in hospital The North West Star03:32 9-Jun-24
New Haiti prime minister hospitalized Deutsche Welle03:11 9-Jun-24
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Latest news on Haiti, an island country located in the Caribbean Sea, on the island of Hispaniola, which it shares with the Dominican Republic. It is the third-largest country in the Caribbean by area and the most populous country in the region, with an estimated population of 11.4 million. The capital of Haiti is Port-au-Prince. The island was originally inhabited by the Taíno people, but was claimed by Spain and later ceded to France, which established lucrative sugarcane plantations worked by slaves. The Haitian Revolution, led by former slave Toussaint Louverture, resulted in Haiti becoming the first independent nation of Latin America, the second republic in the Americas, and the first country in the world to abolish slavery.

Since its independence in 1804, Haiti has faced political instability, ostracism by the international community, and economic challenges. It has a history of autocratic rule, including under François and Jean-Claude Duvalier, and has faced natural disasters such as earthquakes and hurricanes. Haiti is a member of various international organisations, including the United Nations and the Organisation internationale de la francophonie. It is a predominantly French-speaking country with a rich cultural heritage and a diverse population.

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