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U.S. Marines Land in Haiti

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U.S. Marines Land in Haiti

U.S. Marines Land in Haiti

U.S. Marines Land in Haiti

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The first wave of U.S. Marines arrive in Haiti as part of an international peacekeeping force. The country has been in turmoil since rebels began trying to oust President Jean-Bertrand Aristide. On Sunday, Aristide fled Haiti; he arrived in the Central African Republic Monday. Hear NPR's Bob Edwards and NPR's Martin Kaste in Port-au-Prince.