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“US-backed Haitian government agents accused of conducting massacre”–latest from Jeb Sprague


Jeb Sprague, author of Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti, writes for various media on the current status of Haiti. Here is his latest article, at the online UK publication, the Canary:

“In recent weeks and months, people in Haiti have been sharing horrifying videos over social media and WhatsApp. Videos from the Port-au-Prince neighborhood of La Saline reportedly show numerous killings at the hands of paramilitary and state-backed groups between 11 and 13 November. One local human rights group has claimed 59 people have been killed, while some local residents and opposition politicians claim an even higher death toll. ¶ Because Washington backs the current Haitian government, however, you won’t have heard too much about this in the mainstream media….”

Read the entire article at the Canary

Paramilitarism and the Assault on Democracy in Haiti

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