The member-states of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), in a show of solidarity for the people of Haiti, will fly their national flags and the CARICOM Standard at half-mast for three days from today, Wednesday, July 7, 2021, and on the day of the funeral.
It is with immense sadness that the A3+1 (Niger, Kenya, Tunisia, (A3) and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (+1)) learnt of the recent assassination of H.E. Jovenel Moïse, President of the Republic of Haiti. We categorically condemn this egregious act and look forward to the swift investigation into the matter so that the perpetrator (s) is/are brought to justice.
Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Ralph Gonsalves has pointed to the ties that bind the region, and which predisposes it to come together as a single region in a world that is otherwise hostile to small island states.
This country’s Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Ralph Gonsalves has announced that persons in the region who take the Russian made Sputnik Vaccine will be recognized as fully vaccinated when entering any CARICOM country.