Haitians face exclusion at the Dominican Republic border

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Featured Video Play IconAs the crisis deepens and the state remains impotent, more and more haitians are trying to escape the country. Every morning huge crowds throng the entrance to the National Passport Office.

Tensions grow between the Dominican Republic and Haiti as the humanitarian situation forces thousands of Haitians to cross the border to escape the violence and hunger on the Caribbean island.

Dan Collyns reports from Dajabón on the Dominican Republic’s border with Haiti.