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Crackdown in El Salvador, toxic contamination at US base in Seoul and other stories

Today we look at the state of emergency in El Salvador after a surge in killings, soil and water contamination at a US base in South Korea, and more

Haiti’s National Transition Commission elects new interim president and prime minister

The new interim president and prime minister will administer the Caribbean country for a transitional period of 24 months, beginning this February 7

Haiti’s acting Prime Minister survives assassination attempt

Authorities reported that Ariel Henry, Haiti’s acting head of state, survived an assassination attempt during an independence day event on January 1

The Libre Party wants to return dignity to the people of San Pedro Sula

Omar Menjivar, the candidate for vice-mayor in the city of San Pedro Sula, discussed the proposal to transform the city and to prioritize the needs of those people who have been abandoned for years

Food crisis worsens in Afghanistan amid major drought and rising poverty and other stories

Today we look at the hunger crisis in Afghanistan amid a severe drought; a strike against insecurity and critical fuel shortages in Haiti, and more

Dozens killed in crackdown on Swaziland’s pro-democracy protests and other stories

Today we look at the crackdown on pro-democracy protests in Swaziland, the killings of 15 people in Haiti amid rising gang violence, and more

Renewed protests in Haiti amid growing gang attacks and abductions and other stories

Today we look at protests against kidnappings and gang violence in Haiti, a strike for a fair contract by Volvo workers in the US, and more

Haiti: Teachers and students protest against increasing violence and insecurity in Moïse regime

School teachers across Haiti are on a national strike from April 19 to April 23 against the rampant insecurity and violence in the country

Jury convicts Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd in the US and other stories

Today we look at the verdict in the murder trial of Derek Chauvin, the revocation of Danish residency permits for Syrian refugees, and more

Haitian teachers embark on a national strike in rejection of insecurity and violence

School teachers across Haiti have embarked on a week-long national strike in rejection of the rampant insecurity and violence in the country and the lack of action by Jovenel Moïse’s de-facto government

Teachers announce strike against violence and insecurity in Haiti and other stories

Today we look at a strike against violence by teachers in Haiti, the severe second wave of Covid-19 in India, the announcement of presidential elections in Syria, and protests against the police killing of Adam Toledo

Social movements in Haiti denounce president’s links to criminal gangs

Haiti has been plagued by a wave of violent murders of vocal members of the opposition, and gang violence in poor neighborhoods. Social movements say the president is an accomplice to these crimes

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