Ariel Henry takes charge of Haiti as probe into president’s killing continues
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PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti — A public health expert who until recently earned his living as one of Haiti’s few neurosurgeons became its newest prime minister Tuesday, nearly two weeks after the brazen assassination of President Jovenel Moïse. Dr. Ariel Henry, 71, was named by Moïse two days before his shocking July 7 slaying inside his private residence in the hills above Port-au-Prince. In the aftermath of the president’s death, Henry was plunged into the middle of a three-way power struggle over who should take control of the country. That question ended Monday when Acting Prime Minister Claude J...