US Haiti Envoy Resigns Citing 'Inhumane' Border Expulsions

By Mike LaSusa (September 23, 2021, 10:36 AM EDT) -- The U.S. special envoy to Haiti has resigned after just a few months on the job, citing the Biden administration's "inhumane" and "counterproductive" deportation of Haitians to the crisis-wracked island nation.

The U.S. special envoy to Haiti, Daniel Foote, seen here in May 2016, has resigned, citing the Biden administration's continued deportation of Haitians to the island nation. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images) In a letter to Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Daniel Foote criticized President Joe Biden's administration for continuing deportations of Haitians despite the Caribbean nation having recently suffered a powerful earthquake and the assassination of its president.

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