US bracing for huge national security threat as gang-riddled Haiti heading for collapse

March 16, 2024

Gang violence has taken over the streets of Haiti as law enforcement struggles to intervene. The US is on the brink of a major national security threat as violence rages on in Haiti, displacing 15,000 people in just one week. Haitian gangs have so far killed over 3,700 people and control over 80 percent of the nation's capital, Port-au-Prince. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has already announced a crackdown on immigration into his state - which poses the easiest route into the US from Haiti. READ MORE: Haiti fears surge in US as gang members take control after prime minister ousted