Haitian Capital Barricades Against Rebels

  • Playlist
  • Download
  • Embed
    Embed <iframe src="http://www.npr.org/player/embed/1701032/1701033" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no">
  • Transcript

Police and supporters of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide erect barricades on roads leading into Haiti's capital, Port-au-Prince, in anticipation of a threatened attack by rebels. After effectively taking control of the country's northern region, opposition leaders have rejected international proposals that they share power with Aristide. NPR's Martin Kaste reports.

Comments

 

Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org 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.