Haiti: photojournalist shot in face as senator opens fire outside parliament

Jean Marie Ralph Féthière draws handgun amid chaotic scenesChery Dieu-Nalio avoids serious injury; another man woundedTwo men including an Associated Press photojournalist have been shot and injured by a Haitian senator who opened fire outside...

Haiti: photojournalist shot in face as senator opens fire outside parliament
  • Jean Marie Ralph Féthière draws handgun amid chaotic scenes
  • Chery Dieu-Nalio avoids serious injury; another man wounded

Two men including an Associated Press photojournalist have been shot and injured by a Haitian senator who opened fire outside the country’s parliament, amid chaotic scenes as the government attempts to confirm the appointment of a new prime minister.

A bullet grazed Chery Dieu-Nalio, an AP photographer, in the face, but he was not seriously wounded. Dieu-Nalio and Leon Leblanc, a security guard and driver, were taken to hospital after the incident in the country’s capital, Port-au-Prince.

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