Haiti protests over politicians' misuse of Petrocaribe Funds

The fund from a Venezuelan oil agreement was to provide social development and improve public services.

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    Protests in Haiti have turned violent as anger grows over billions of dollars of missing funds that were meant to provide social care and improve public services.

    Haitians want to know how money from a Venezuelan-sponsored oil assistance programme was used.

     

    Al Jazeera's Heidi Zhou-Castro reports.


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