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Claude Joseph
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Joseph in 2021
Acting President of Haiti
In office
7 July 2021 – 20 July 2021
Prime Minister Himself (acting)
Preceded by Jovenel Moïse
Succeeded by Ariel Henry (acting)
Acting Prime Minister of Haiti
In office
14 April 2021 – 20 July 2021
President Jovenel Moïse
Himself (acting)
Preceded by Joseph Jouthe
Succeeded by Ariel Henry
Minister of Foreign Affairs and Worship
Assumed office
4 March 2020
Prime Minister Joseph Jouthe
Himself (acting)
Ariel Henry
Preceded by Bocchit Edmond
Personal details
Political party Independent
Education

Claude Joseph is a Haitian politician. He was the acting President of Haiti from the time Jovenel Moïse was assassinated on 7 July 2021 until 20 July 2021. He was also the acting Prime Minister of Haiti since 2021. His claim to the presidency was also disputed with Joseph Lambert, who was nominated by eight senators of Haiti to succeed Moïse.

On 19 July 2021, Joseph resigned from acting president and prime minister to support his replacement Ariel Henry becoming the next leader.

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