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Unrest Spreads in Haiti

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Unrest Spreads in Haiti

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Unrest Spreads in Haiti

Unrest Spreads in Haiti

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Haitian rebels take control of several small towns after seizing the country's fourth-largest city, Gonaives, on Friday. As the armed revolt against President Jean-Bertrand Aristide grows, hundreds of looters raid shipping containers for electronic equipment and food. Aristide resists calls for his resignation. Hear NPR's Bob Edwards and Miami Herald reporter Michael Ottey.