The mandate of the interim president will not be extended because his predecessor opposes it. A successor is not in sight.
Supporters of the interim president demonstrate in Port-au-Prince Photo: ap
With the expiration of the term of interim President Jocelerme Privert on Tuesday of this week, the political crisis in Haiti has further intensified. Parliamentary supporters of President Michel Martelly, who left office in February, refuse to extend the interim president’s mandate.