In media’s Haiti coverage, Kidnapping Gangs are conflated with Anti-Kidnapping Neighborhood Groups

By Al Jazeera, Oct. 22, 2021


The kidnapping of 17 North American missionaries in Haiti this month has thrown the Caribbean nation once again into the international spotlight. In this Oct. 21, 2021 interview with Al JazeeraHaiti Liberté journalist Kim Ives explains that criminal gangs and the neighborhood groups opposing them are often conflated, a confusion that obfuscates the political struggle in Haiti today.

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