Haitian Insurgents Put More Pressure on Police

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    <iframe src="" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

Haiti's 4,000 police officers are increasingly unable to fend off a relatively small group of anti-government insurgents operating in central Haiti. Many Haitians believe the government is now drafting street toughs to fill out police ranks. NPR's Martin Kaste reports.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.

NPR thanks our sponsors

Become an NPR sponsor

Support comes from