Haiti Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe Resigns Amid Violence, Political Strife

Jouthe had served as prime minister since March 2020. He did not provide an explanation for his resignation early Wednesday and could not be immediately reached for comment.

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- Haiti's Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe resigns as the country faces a surge in killings and kidnappings. He has not given a reason why he's stepping down. Jouthe has tried to resign before, but Haiti's president rejected it until now. Claude Joseph has been named as the new prime minister. Haiti is preparing for a constitutional referendum and a general election in September. Haiti has had six prime ministers in--