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  • Haitian PM resigns after fuel-price hikes triggered riots

    Haitian PM resigns after fuel-price hikes triggered riots

    Port-au-Prince : Haitian Prime Minister Jack Guy Lafontant resigned on Saturday during a session in the lower house of the Parliament in which he was to have faced a no-confidence vote. The session was held after violent protests erupted last weekend over fuel-price hikes, which the government later scrapped, Efe reported. Once the Prime Minister’s…