BIG BREAKING NEWS – DEMAND FROM KIDNAPPERS: A MILLION DOLLARS A HEAD – 17 PEOPLE SEIZED TIED TO MINISTRIES [#ChristianAidMinistries #HaitiPersecution #ChristianPersecution] 10/21
A million dollars a head.
That is the demand from kidnappers in Haiti who seized 17 people tied to Christian Aid Ministries, a U.S.-based missionary group, over the weekend, a Haitian official said Tuesday, October 19, 2021.
“The demand was made to the country chief of the Christian Aid Ministries.”
– Justice Minister Liszt Quitel said in a phone interview.
It might signal just the start of a long negotiation according to Justice Minister Liszt Quitel
“Often these gangs know these demands cannot be met and they will consider a counteroffer from the families. And the negotiations can take a couple of days sometimes, or a couple of weeks.”
– Liszt Quitel
As far as he knows, Mr. Liszt Quitel said, the gang has not issued a deadline for payment.
Kidnappers in Haiti Demand $17 Million to Free Missionary Group:
A gang abducted 17 people associated with a Christian aid group, including five children. Most of those being held are Americans; one is Canadian:
The New York Times