Haiti to seek foreign military assistance amid humanitarian crisis: official

People walk past a burning street barricade during a protest against the government and rising fuel prices, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti October 3, 2022. REUTERS/Ralph Tedy Erol

Oct 7 (Reuters) - Haiti has decided to request military assistance from the international community amid a growing humanitarian crisis, a Haitian official said on Friday, as a gang blockade of the country's main fuel port has led to crippling shortages.

Reporting by Brian Ellsworth in Miami

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