Protesters rally in Haiti capital demanding vote

October 26, 2014 8:13 PM

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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A few thousand protesters allied with Haiti's opposition marched through the capital on Sunday demanding the chance to vote in legislative and local elections that are three years late, among other grievances.

Placard-waving demonstrators started their rally in the downtown slum of Bel Air, burning piles of rum-soaked wood and holding up their voting cards to show they were ready to cast ballots. Some carried placards showing the bespectacled image of former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, who is confin...

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