Political activists helped by opposition senators stormed the Senate and disrupted the meeting. Members of the cabinet of Fritz William Michel arrived on the spot, remain waiting for the decision of the office.
“ there are many people in the room ” indicated the Senator Patrice Dumont contacted by Rezo Nòdwès adding that “ the number is very important and triply exceeds the maximum capacity of the hall.” .
Senator Rica denounces “an attempt by pro-power parliamentarians to organize the ratification session Fritz William Michel without the opposition “.
Port-au-Prince, Wednesday, September 11, 2019 ((rezonodwes.com)) – Videos and images that have become viral on social networks reveal unrealistic scenes of ransacking the Senate. Opposition politicians have called for this incident to prevent Fritz William Michel's policy statement from being held.
“The constitution states that the Senate is a public space, which amounts to to say that it is not forbidden for the population to attend “stormed Senator Antonio Chéramy.
Activists ravaged the special room set up for the meeting. Chairs, offices were knocked down. Until the evening of Wednesday, Senate Speaker Carl Murat Cantave was undecided about the continuation of the session because his seat was stormed by one of the demonstrators reproaching senators pro-power for selling their votes for hard cash