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Nearly 80 detainees escape Haiti prison: police

AFP  |  Port-Au-Prince 

All 78 detainees at a prison in southern escaped Tuesday, a said, during a protest against Jovenel Moise, who has faced increasingly violent demonstrations in the capital Port-au-

An investigation has been opened into the prison break in the town of Aquin, where witnesses said an anti-protest took place in front of the police station right adjoining the penitentiary.

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First Published: Wed, February 13 2019. 06:00 IST