Haiti - Hundreds attend Jean Claude Duvalier's funeral Saturday


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Hundreds of people attended the funeral of former dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier on Saturday... Mourners paused to pay their respects in front of Duvalier's coffin draped with Haiti's red-and-blue flag before greeting his partner Veronique Roy, his ex-wife Michele Bennett and their two children...

The associated press reports...

Members of Haiti's elite and former officials of Duvalier's regime arrived in luxury SUVs, joining more humble citizens in ill-fitting suits, and quickly filled the chapel on the grounds of the Saint-Louis du Gonzague school in the Delmas district of Port-au-Prince. Representatives for President Michel Martelly and Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe attended, though both leaders were outside Haiti on official trips.

Also attending was former President Boniface Alexandre.

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Herve L'histoire en dira le reste!
Reply · October 11 at 10:02 PM
Marlene O Death Where Is Thy Victory ------------------------------ Mercy fo the ex-President Jean Claude Duvalier. The young man is physically dead. Please... see more
Reply · October 11 at 7:05 PM
Marie Nadine Pierre Jah love. How could these people attend the funeral of such an evil and wicked monster? They will soon join him in hell. Blessed love.
Reply · October 11 at 4:50 PM

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