"Tears will never dry from my eyes. My heart will always continue bleeding. But we can't let the president die a second time," Haiti's first lady Martine Moïse said.
"Our assistance is to help the people of Haiti and to help them get through what is a very challenging time," the White House's press secretary said.
"We are going to bring them to justice," National Police Chief Léon Charles said, as the 17 handcuffed suspects sat on the floor.
Joseph Vincent, 55, and James Solages, 35, were reportedly detained following Wednesday's assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse.
Six people have been arrested in connection to Haitian President Jovenel Moïse's assassination, including two people believed to be Haitian Americans.
Claude Joseph has been leading the country, but he was supposed to be replaced by Ariel Henry, whom Moïse named prime minister a day before his death.
Haiti's National Police say that officers remain "engaged in a battle" with additional armed suspects.
"If Haiti just quietly sunk into the Caribbean or just rose up 300 feet, it wouldn't matter a whole lot to our interests," then-Senator Biden said in 1994.
Arrangements have been made for her to be taken to Baptist hospital for treatment. Officials say her vitals are stable but critical.
"The situation is dire. We're praying for peace in Haiti," Pastor Dieufort Fleurissaint said after Haitian President Jovenel Moïse was shot and killed.
The international airport in Haiti was closed as the country declared a "state of siege" following Moise's assassination early Wednesday.
World leaders are reacting to the assassination of Jovenel Moïse, 53, during an attack on his private residence.
Interim Prime Minister Claude Joseph called it a "barbaric" act.
Haiti's PM is understood to have confirmed the death on a local radio station and appealed for calm in the country.
Unidentified attackers killed the 53-year-old president. First lady Martine Moïse was wounded and taken to hospital.
Wary Haitians have been slow to seek vaccinations for past diseases, including diphtheria and tuberculosis. COVID-19 has triggered more of the same behavior.
The few Haitian hospitals treating COVID cases have been so swamped in recent days that they report turning away patients.
According to a January tweet from Haiti's Ambassador to the U.S. Bocchit Edmond, "Mr Pierrilus isn't a Haitian Citizen & thus can't be sent to Haiti."
"I'm challenging the idea that White parents of kids of color are inherently 'not racist' and the bots completely change what I'm saying..." Kendi tweeted.
Human rights leaders say the U.S.' deportations amid the coronavirus pandemic have wreaked havoc on Haiti's healthcare system.
The anti-semitic demonstration by Polish nationalists in New York is a stain on a legacy of Polish solidarity with the Americas, a legacy grounded in Polish soldiers crossing lines to fight for the Haitian revolution.
"While we welcome this victory, it cannot distract from the urgency and need for robust legislative reform that provides permanent solutions for all Temporary Protected Status holders," said José Palma, spokesperson for the National TPS Alliance.
The men, armed with automatic rifles and drones, refused to say what their mission was.
At least 10 people have lost their lives and 130 people are estimated injured, officials said.
"I am excited to educate myself on the issues facing children throughout the continent, while also learning about its rich culture and history," Melania Trump stated.
"Flights are canceled today, and the airport has limited food and water available," the embassy's notice states.
President Donald Trump's "shithole countries" comment during last month's immigration meetings with Congressmembers plays a key role in the lawsuit.
"Let us be clear: their behavior was and still is totally unacceptable," Oxfam said in a statement.