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Former Haiti president Duvalier dies – BBC News


Haiti’s former ruler Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier has died of a heart attack in the capital Port-au-Prince, reports quoting official sources say.Duvalier was just 19 when in 1971 he inherited the title of “president-for-life” from his father, the notorious Francois “Papa Doc” Duvalier.He was accused of corruption, human rights abuses and repression in his rule, which ended in a 1986 uprising.After years of exile in France, he returned to Haiti in 2011. via BBC News

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