Asylum seekers from Haiti leave Olympic Stadium Thursday in Montreal. The stadium is being used as temporary housing for the influx of asylum seekers arriving from the United States.
Asylum seekers from Haiti leave Olympic Stadium Thursday in Montreal. The stadium is being used as temporary housing for the influx of asylum seekers arriving from the United States. Ryan Remiorz AP
Asylum seekers from Haiti leave Olympic Stadium Thursday in Montreal. The stadium is being used as temporary housing for the influx of asylum seekers arriving from the United States. Ryan Remiorz AP

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  • Years of unchecked corruption hamper Haiti's development

    Beauplan's commission recently released a 656-page report on the management of $2 billion in loans that Haiti received as part of Venezuela's PetroCaribe discounted oil program. The investigation accuses 15 former government officials, including two former prime ministers and current President Jovenel Moïse's chief of staff, of corruption and poor management.