January 23, 2016 20:41 IST

Haiti postpones Sunday's presidential election as violence erupts

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Haiti called off its presidential election on Friday, two days before it was due, over concerns of escalating violence. Credit: Reuters
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Haiti called off its presidential election on Friday, two days before it was due, over concerns of escalating violence. Credit: Reuters
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Haiti called off its presidential election on Friday, two days before it was due, over concerns of escalating violence. Credit: Reuters
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Haiti called off its presidential election on Friday, two days before it was due, over concerns of escalating violence. Credit: Reuters
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Haiti called off its presidential election on Friday, two days before it was due, over concerns of escalating violence. Credit: Reuters
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Haiti called off its presidential election on Friday, two days before it was due, over concerns of escalating violence. Credit: Reuters