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Haitian police close net in probe of president’s murder

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Port-au-Prince (AFP) – The assassination of Jovenel Moise by armed mercenaries was planned in the neighboring Dominican Republic, say Haitian police, who announced the detention of the slain president’s chief bodyguard and three other members of his security detail. The apparent ease with which a hit squad entered the Haitian leader’s residence in Port-au-Prince and shot him dead, with no injuries to his bodyguards, has raised suspicions that the July 7 attack may have been an inside job.  A photograph circulating on social media identifies two suspects — both later arrested — meeting former…

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