Two Haitian journalists killed in gang attack

Two Haitian journalists have been shot and then burned alive on the outskirts of the capital, Port-au-Prince, according to one of their employers, SİA reports citing BBC.

Wilguens Louissaint and Amady John Wesley had travelled to an area where rival gangs are fighting for control.

Mr Wesley's employer, Écoute FM, said he was "savagely" killed while reporting on the area. The radio station told the BBC that one of the gangs was behind the deaths.

It added the unnamed group were a rival of the Baz Ti Makak gang, which had been trying to speak with the media.

A security source confirmed to CNN the men had been burned alive, while another unnamed source told Reuters news agency a third journalist managed to escape.

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