Haiti's neighbours prepare for escalation in violence

By Sarah Morland, Harold Isaac and Valentine Hilaire
Updated March 5 2024 - 12:50pm, first published 11:48am
The US is telling citizens to leave Haiti urgently after a jailbreak sparked a state of emergency. (EPA PHOTO)
The US is telling citizens to leave Haiti urgently after a jailbreak sparked a state of emergency. (EPA PHOTO)

Haiti's neighbours have begun shoring up their defences and recalling embassy staff as a gang conflict in the Caribbean nation escalated and thousands fled fresh fighting.

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