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RT published this video item, entitled “Serious clashes as protesters rally in Haiti to demand resignation of President Moise” – below is their description.
A rally, organized by the opposition in Port-au-Prince, has descended into total chaos with hundreds of demonstrators scuffling with riot police forces. The rally was prompted by the country’s economic and social problems, which protesters blame on President Jovenel Moise.RT YouTube Channel
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In This Story: Haiti
Jean-Jacques Dessalines (later Emperor Jacques I), defeated Napoleon Bonaparte’s forces and declared Haiti’s sovereignty on 1 January 1804.
Haiti became the only state in history established by a successful slave revolt. Apart from Alexandre Pétion, the first President of the Republic, all of Haiti’s first leaders were former slaves.