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Demonstrators Outside Parliament Disbursed with Tear Gas



Protesters who met in front of the Parliament building on Wednesday to place pressure on member of the Chamber of Deputies to vote for an indictment against President Jovenel Moise were disbursed with tear gas by the National Police of Haiti (PNH).

News agencies reported the cloud of tear gas being so thick that neighborhoods in the area of Parliament were affected. Women and children suffered from asphyxiation in the event.