Haiti names ex-Central Bank head as prime minister

Haiti's interim president Jocelerme Privert (C) and new Prime Minister Fritz Jean (R) stand during an inauguration ceremony at the National Palace in Port-au-PrincePort-au-Prince (AFP) – Haiti’s interim leader Jocelerme Privert named a former Central Bank governor as prime minister to help pull the country out of a paralyzing electoral crisis. Appointed by decree, Fritz-Alphonse Jean will work on forming a government before delivering a policy statement to Haitian lawmakers.

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