Sarah Palin visits Haiti

Some Haitians say potential 2012 US presidential candidate is exploiting country's suffering for personal politics.

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    As Haiti's electoral council invites its feuding presidential candidates to appeal the results of the disputed election, Sarah Palin is finishing up her two-day tour of the country.

    The former governor of Alaska and potential 2012 US presidential candidate visited cholera clinics and shelters built for earthquake survivors as a guest of a christian relief charity.

    But some Haitian activists are furious about her trip – accusing Palin of exploiting the country's suffering for her own personal political gain.

    Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from the capital, Port-au-Prince.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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