Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe with an elderly Haitian Woman
Here is a picture of Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe with an elderly Haitian Woman.
Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Resigns under Mounting Political Pressure
Haitian Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe, under pressure from the government, civil society, and the international community, declared he was resigning from office on TV in the wee hours of Sunday morning. In his remarks he said he was leaving office ". . . with a feeling of accomplishment" That Saturday, President Michel Martelly, who had welcomed the suggestions of the Consultative Commission (CC), asked for Lamothe's resignation in order to break the gridlock of delayed general elections. Overdue by three-and-half years, it has caused wide-spread violent demonstrations in the capital and elsewhere in the country.« Previous · Next »