Widow of slain Haitian president attends memorial as violence erupts ahead of funeral View larger ' image
Haiti The first lady of Martine Moïse arrives at Toussaint Louverture International Airport, in Port-au-Prince , Haiti last Saturday after receiving treatment in Miami. AP
Martine Moïse, the widow " blessee of the assassinated president of Haiti , attended a memorial for her late husband on Wednesday - still wearing a brace and accompanied by her three children.
The former first lady, who "returned to the Caribbean nation on Saturday after having undergone treatment in a Miami hospital, appeared before his fellow citizens at the Haitian National Pa Museum ntheon.
Dressed in black and wearing pearls, Moses received condolences from newly installed Prime Minister Ariel Henry , former President Michel Martelly and Helen La Lime, the highest UN official in the country, the "New York Times reported .
The funeral for assassinated leader Jovenel Moïse is scheduled for Friday in northern Cape Town -Haïtien.
In a " post on her Twitter account, the former First Lady said the family wanted to pay for the ceremony itself rather than using funds from the treasury public of Haiti.
The former first lady watched the ceremony in a sling . AP
In other developments on Wednesday, hundreds of workers fled businesses in northern Haiti after the manifestations pnear the slain president's hometown turned violent before the funeral.
PA journalists observed the body of a man who witnesses said was shot dead in the community from Quartier-Morin, near Trou-du-Nord, where Moïse was born.
Martine Moïse preferred to pay the funeral without funds from the treasury. AFP via Images
Martine Moïse was injured in the attack which caused the death of her husband. Twitter
Roadblocks have been erected between the two communities, temporarily prohibiting vehicles to go in or out.
People on the run said they saw tires on fire and gunmen calling for justice for Moses. A woman said the gunmen told her, "Come on. ! Go! Go! "As the uniformed workers obeyedwere in and out of the area. Murder suspects are shown to media in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. REUTERS
Martine Moïse reportedly received condolences from newly installed Prime Minister Ariel Henry, the 'former president Michel Martelly and Helen La Lime, the most senior UN official in the country. EPA
Musicians from the armed forces participate in a ceremony in honor of Haitians President Jovenel Moïse in the gardens of the Musee du Pantheon National d 'Haïti. EPA
The former first lady, Martine Moïse, indicated that the family wanted to pay for the ceremony rather than using funds from Haiti 's public treasury. EPA
Officials said at "at least 26 suspects were arrested in connection with the full investigation into the assassination, including 18 former Colombian soldiers and three Haitian police officers.
At least seven senior police officials have been placed in solitary confinement, but not formally arrested, the head of the police said. Leon Charles police.
On Wednesday, the Colombian government announced that itwould be on a consular mission to Haiti this month to help detain ex-soldiers and repatriate the bodies of the three others killed by Haitian authorities after the assassination.
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