2 Haitian Americans detained in murder of Haiti president

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Two men believed to be Haitian Americans — one of them purportedly a former bodyguard at Canadian Embassy in Port au — have been arrested in connection with the assassination of Haiti’s president, Haitian officials said Thursday.
James Solages and Joseph Vincent were among 17 suspects detained in the brazen killing of President Jovenel Moïse by gunmen at his home in the pre-dawn hours Wednesday. Fifteen of them are from Colombia, according to Léon Charles, chief of Haiti’s National Police. He added that three other suspects were killed by police and eight others are on the run. Charles had earlier said were killed.
“We are going to bring them to justice,” he said as the 17 suspects sat handcuffed on the floor during a press Thursday .
Late Thursday, Colombia’s government said six of the suspects in Haiti, two of those killed, were retired member of Colombia’s army, though it didn’t release their .
The head of the Colombian national police, Gen. Jorge Luis Vargas Valencia, said President Iván Duque had instructed the high command of Colombia’s army and police to cooperate in the investigation.
“A team was formed with the best investigators … they

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