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Yes, there were gangs in Port-au-Prince fighting low-intensity turf wars in the slums.
But as the Associated Press correspondent in Port-au-Prince, I quickly realized that there was more to the story.United Nations Still Denies its Troops Brought Cholera to Haiti|Jonathan M. Katz|April 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Even in Port-au-Prince, the capital of the overcentralized country, public services are unreliable at best.
It made one want to rush out and open a boutique in Port-au-Prince.
Word quickly spread around Port-au-Prince: "The President is back."
I hear that they have been beaten badly near Port-au-Prince.A Roving Commission|G. A. Henty
The Commander-in-chief held his levées at Port-au-Prince on certain days of the month, all the year round.The Hour and the Man|Harriet Martineau
But it was a fatal thing to be supposed wealthy in Port-au-Prince, unless you were a villain in power, or partner with one.The Red Triangle|Arthur Morrison
Owing to its sheltered position the heat at Port-au-Prince is greater than elsewhere.
Fort Bizoton, Port-au-Prince, blown up by its commandant, in revenge of some supposed injuries received from his superiors.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell