The young girl’s violent death was part of a sharp increase in murders in Miami-Dade County in 2020… Environment. Other violent crimes including carjackings and robberies, carried out mostly by armed criminal gangs. Over 115 people died in Haitian prisons in 2018 and … Venezuela. Local Issues. By Caitlin Hu, CNN Published 5:18 PM EST, Mon December 30, 2019 Food insecurity is a major problem in Port-au-Prince and other sections of Haiti… Haiti. Haiti - Justice : 4 individuals imprisoned as part of the investigation into the murder of Me Dorval 18/09/2020 11:16:34. Read breaking Haiti news, link to world headlines, Haiti weather, local sports, Haiti newspapers, travel sites and a map of Haiti. In late October, Junior Aristide was thinking about taking a 30-member film crew to Haiti to shoot his first feature film. Education. A resurgence of kidnappings in Haiti has led the US government to raise its travel advisory to Level 4 "Do Not Travel" in March 2020. 2020 has been a killer year in every way, including murder. Millions in Haiti face hunger in 2020. A Southwest Florida family is devastated by the loss of Jean Philippe Quetant and Erna Plancher-Quetant, who they said were killed while serving as missionaries in Haiti. Health Care. Violent protests sparked by the murder of a high-profile legal scholar are threatening to push Haiti into a spiral of instability, Special Representative Helen La Lime told the Security Council on Monday, as she outlined UN efforts to … Crime. Haiti’s prison system remains severely overcrowded, with many inmates living in inhumane conditions. Protesters hold hands as they march to demand answers after the kidnapping and murder of high school senior Evelyne Sincère, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020. But then news broke of high schooler Evelyne Sincère’s kidnapping-murder in early November.. Later that month, guitarist Philippe Augustin and prominent physician Dr. Hans Thelemaque were kidnapped as well, among others. Staff at multiple Haitian healthcare facilities went on strike Monday to protest the kidnapping of an intern, part of widespread public outrage at a recent increase in abductions on the island.