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Haiti: national prison on fire as chaos continues

Haiti’s national penitentiary is on fire after a blaze broke out in the building on Thursday morning, according to Reuters. A video posted to social media reportedly showed black smoke coming out of the facility.

Source: The Independent (14/03/2024)