Elian NPR's Tom Gjelten reports the father of Elian Gonzalez arrived in the US today, ready to reclaim his son. In a statement made upon his arrival in Washington this morning, Juan Miguel Gonzalez said he hoped to be reunited with his 6-year-old son as soon as possible and that he intends to return with him to Cuba. Gonzalez also lashed out at Cuban-Americans in Miami, saying they have exploited his son for political advantage.
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NPR's Tom Gjelten reports the father of Elian Gonzalez arrived in the US today, ready to reclaim his son. In a statement made upon his arrival in Washington this morning, Juan Miguel Gonzalez said he hoped to be reunited with his 6-year-old son as soon as possible and that he intends to return with him to Cuba. Gonzalez also lashed out at Cuban-Americans in Miami, saying they have exploited his son for political advantage.