Aristide returns to Haiti

Popular ex-president returns from exile in South Africa after seven years.


    Haiti's crucial presidential vote is near but preparations for the poll may be overshadowed by the return of a popular ex-president.

    Thousands of supporters turned out to welcome Jean-Bertrand Aristide who was in South Africa for seven years.

    Al Jazeera's Sebastian Walker reports from Port-au-Prince.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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