iciHaiti – Gas Disaster : Dominican troopers forestall bikes from Haiti from coming into
Following a critical scarcity of gasoline in Haiti, the troopers of the Specialised Land Border Safety Corps (CESFRONT) forestall, alongside the whole border line, bikes coming from Haiti from coming into Dominican territory. This measure comes after discovering that bike drivers got here to purchase gasoline within the border provinces after which resell it in Haiti on the black market the place the gallon of gasoline might be bought between 1,500 and three,000 Gourdes…
This measure has additionally been taken to keep away from lengthy queues at service stations arrange at border factors and in order that residents of those areas can profit from the subsidy towards rising worldwide gasoline costs briefly put in place by the Dominican authorities.
As well as, with this measure, CESFRONT seeks to keep away from felony acts that may very well be dedicated on bikes, in border areas and maintains strengthened border safety to counter doable disturbances towards this ban.