EXCLUSIVE: Aboard Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s Airplane as Ex-Haitian President Returns From 7 Years In Exile

EXCLUSIVE: Aboard Jean-Bertrand Aristide’s Airplane as Ex-Haitian President Returns From 7 Years In Exile

from Democracy Now! | Healthcare Reform by mail@democracynow.org (Democracy Now!)
Temp-image_2_9In his first public statements on his way home, former Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide speaks to Democracy Now! host Amy Goodman, who is aboard the plane covering the historic return. “I think that the Haitian people are very happy,” Aristide says. “Happy to know that we are on our way, happy to know that finally their dream will be fulfilled … because they fought hard for democracy. They always wanted the return to happen and now it is happening.”

 

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