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Friday, March 18

Aristide arrives back in Haiti

Jean-Bertrand Aristide meets Bill Clinton in t...Image via WikipediaBBCCaribbean.com "Haiti's former leader Jean-Bertrand Aristide has returned home after seven years in exile.

His return, two days before Haiti's presidential run-off vote, led the US to express concern that his presence could destabilise the country.

But Mr Aristide, a former priest who was forced to flee in 2004 amid a rebellion, has said he will not seek an active role in politics.

His return, from his exile in South Africa, has been rumoured for weeks.
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