U.S. Marines Land in Haiti 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.
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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.