Haiti protest - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Haiti protest


Haiti officials to lose perks in prime minister's response to violent unrest

Feb 17, 2019 - 6:33 PM

The unrest is the latest upsurge of discontent over corruption and poverty in the Caribbean half-island where protesters want the ouster of President Jovenel Moise

The week in photos: February 9-15, 2019

Feb 16, 2019 - 5:54 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

WE ARE MARIA. Students and rights activists picket the NBI headquarters in Manila where Rappler CEO and executive editor Maria Ressa is detained following her arrest for the charge of cyberlibel on February 13, 2019. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

No word from Haiti's president as fear paralyzes capital

Feb 12, 2019 - 9:42 AM

Schools, shops and municipal offices close down for fear of more violence that has already left several people dead and an air of uncertainty hanging over the government of President Jovenel Moise

MARCHING ON THE STREETS. Demonstrators march on the streets on the fifth day of protests in Port-au-Prince, February 11, 2019, against Haitian President Jovenel Moise and the misuse of Petrocaribe funds. Photo by Hector Retamal/AFP

Angry Haitians demand president's ouster amid vote delay

Jan 24, 2016 - 11:19 AM

Many protesters demand the departure of outgoing President Michel Martelly Prime Minister Paul Evans and the formation of a transitional government to lead the electoral process

ELECTIONS POSTPONED. Demonstrators walk along a street during protests in Port Au Prince, Haiti, on January 22, 2016. The Provisional Electoral Council of Haiti has cancelled the presidential run-off election just days ahead of the vote, local media reported on January 22. Photo by Bahare Khodabande/EPA