Haiti Government Carries on Without Parliament Amid Standoff

January 14, 2015 11:21 PM

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A new prime minister has taken office in Haiti as the country enters a period of political uncertainty following the dissolution of parliament because of a stalemate between lawmakers and the president.

Prime Minister Evans Paul was nominated by President Michel Martelly but has not been confirmed by the Senate and Chamber of Deputies.

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