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Three Missionaries in Haiti Killed in Gang Attack

Posted on AllSides May 25th, 2024
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An Oklahoma-based missionary group working in Haiti’s capital was attacked by gangs on Thursday night, leaving two Americans and the group’s director dead, the organization, Missions in Haiti, announced on Facebook.

Missions in Haiti runs a school for 450 children, as well as two churches and a children’s home in the Bon Repos neighborhood in the northern outskirts of Port-au-Prince, which is widely known to be controlled by two local gangs. The independent nonprofit was founded by an Oklahoma couple, David and Alicia Lloyd, in 2000.

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https://www.nytimes.com/2024/05/24/world/americas/haiti-gang-attack-missionaries-dead.html

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