The hasty and drastic decision by the Dominican Republic's presidency to close maritime, land, and air borders with Haiti should not derail Haiti's position.
Diplomacy and technical explanations are the only tools the country has against a neighbor deploying military troops at the border and seeking to provoke incidents.
The matter of the irrigation canal on the Massacre River is evidently more of a pretext than a cause. The expression of anger was likely in preparation for some time. The canal is the last straw t