Melanie Joly

Canada implements UNSC sanctions against Haitian gang leader

eAwaz Canada News

Ottawa – Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, has announced that Canada implemented a recent United Nations Security Council (UNSC) sanctions resolution into Canadian law under the United Nations Act. The measures are in response to the egregious conduct of armed criminal gangs in Haiti. The sanctions under UNSC resolution 2653 impose a dealings prohibition against Jimmy Chérizier, the leader …