Americas United Nations calls on Haiti to set long-delayed election

Haiti was forced to cancel a scheduled meeting with donors to revive reconstruction efforts there after several donors warned they would be no-shows until an election calendar was in place.

By , McClatchy

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As a Haiti investigative judge demanded that two parliamentarians be held accountable in the recent assassination of a police officer, the UN Security Council on Wednesday called on the country's political leaders to redouble efforts to break a 16-month political impasse preventing the staging of long-overdue elections.