Amid calls for Moise’s ouster, Haiti announces arrest of 23 people in alleged coup attempt

Haitian President Jovenel Moise announced Sunday the arrests of 23 people including a former presidential candidate, a high-ranking police inspector and judge on the country’s highest court, all accused of plotting a coup to overthrow him and take his life as the nation’s political crisis deepens. Moise shared the news of the alleged coup in a Facebook Live video while standing on an airport runway with his wife as they prepared to board a flight to attend a carnival celebration. He said his presidential guard had foiled an attempt to both remove and kill him. “Twenty people whose only dream i…

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