Haiti VIDEO Al Jazeera: Can a foreign force restore order in Haiti?
Can a foreign force restore order in Haiti? | Inside Story By Al Jazeera English October 19, 2022
Haiti is running out of food and fuel as gangs control the streets. Haiti's government is appealing for an international force to combat the gangs, a call echoed by the UN Secretary-General and the US But any external force is a reminder of multiple American military interventions and many in Haiti oppose the proposal. The country is still reeling from a series of shocks over the past 12 years. They include earthquakes, hurricanes, cholera, gang violence and a political vacuum left by the assassination of President Jovenel Moise last year. Can a foreign force restore order in Haiti? Presenter: Sami Zeidan Guests: Laurent Lamothe - Prime Minister of Haiti from 2012 to 2014 Joseph Harold Pierre - academic and consultant on Latin America and Haiti Daniel Foote - former American diplomat and former U.S. special envoy to Haiti