Two alleged criminals were grabbed, by a mob and “Necklaced.” Even as they burned to death, the mob realized they were innocent, which was not much a help to those consumed by flames. Four others were also killed in the area.
Martelly promised Security, for the Nation, when he campaigned. Unfortunately, he has done little to keep this promise and violence threatens the streets 24/7. Police are prime targets, and dozens have been murdered. Many citizens have lost their lives to random violence.
Much of this is generated by Aristide in a carefully planned move to destabilize Martelly’s government. Should Martelly fall, Aristide will be there to take control. He will not be seen sitting on the throne, but he will be in control of Parliament and the student movement.
And the international media reports none of this. Their columns are filled with stupidity on Sean Penn’s award from a Nobel Committee.