Haitian PM Ariel Henry is blocking prosecutorial questioning of him about why he "spoke twice by telephone soon after the killing [of Pres Jovenel Moïse] to one of the chief suspects at the scene — a former government official who is now on the lam."
Haiti PM, a suspect in murder of President Moise, replaces justice minister
Haiti's President Moïse was assassinated by unidentified gunmen at his home, says the PM. Moïse had been ruling Haiti by decree after delaying elections, sparking protests that he illegally stayed past his term. The country is also facing growing poverty and gang violence.
BREAKING: The President of Haiti, Jovenel Moise, was assassinated at his private residence overnight, with his wife also wounded in the attack.