US wants overdue legislative elections in Haiti
Updated: Jul 3, 2022
U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Linda Thomas-Greenfield met on Thursday in Los Angeles with Prime Minister Ariel Henry on the margins of the 9th Summit of the Americas.
Ambassador Thomas-Greenfield welcomed Prime Minister Henry’s dialogue with the Montana Group and encouraged continued progress in reaching a political accord.
The Ambassador reiterated that the United States stands ready to support efforts to hold free, fair, and transparent elections when conditions permit.
Thomas-Greenfield expressed the United States’ deep concern with the challenging security and humanitarian conditions in Haiti and stressed the need to hold those responsible for violence accountable under the rule of law.
The two officials also discussed the upcoming mandate renewal for the United Nations Office in Haiti, or BINUH.