Missionaries were at their home in Grand Goe, about 50 kilometers (31 miles) from the capital of Port-au-Prince. According to a mission statement from the Haiti ARISE mission, roads blocked off, littered with flaming tires.
Moses stopped in a televised address on Thursday, rejecting calls for resignation and saying that "will not leave the country in the hands of armed gangs and drug traffickers" [1
Several people were killed According to local reports The media. CNN is not able to independently confirm the exact number of dead.
In the vicinity of Port-au-Prince in Nazne and Turgeo, dozens of people stood on Saturdays on Saturdays, which desperately sought for the foundations of life: water, gas and food. .
The crowds, about 100 strong in places, dotted roads, waiting for a 5-gallon plastic bucket, and gas stations were excited.
"The director of the complex instructed us not to go out to the street," said Tracy Hotta, one of the detained nurses, adding that
"They are very destitute here," she said, explaining why some Haitians are protesting. "They have zero medical assistance … They take desperate measures to try to make changes for themselves."
The helicopter was to deliver nurses directly to Port-au-Prince from the complex.
"We are stuck here because we are about an hour's drive from Port-au-Prince, where there is a violent protest, and they set up a bar on the roads to get to the airports," the women wrote in their a GoFundMe appeal that surpassed him by targeting $ 16,000. "It is unlikely that we will move to these barriers without harm."
Nurses said their calls to the Canadian Embassy in Haiti were diverted to Ottawa and left unanswered.
US and Canadian governments have warned people not to travel to Haiti because of crime and civil unrest. The Canadian government issued a travel permit to "avoid all trips to Haiti".
Another 113 Canadian tourists who were on a beach resort were also scheduled to be evacuated on Saturday.