Tuesday, April 05, 2005

Protests continue as Haitians fight coup regime

" According to Haïti Progrès newspaper, the UN has physically disarmed some ex-soldiers. Four UN soldiers and about a dozen ex-soldiers died in those confrontations. The ex-soldiers—who were organized, trained and financed by the United States—defend the interests of the large landowners, the pro-death-squad wing of Haiti’s ruling class.

" Of course, the UN ultimately operates in Haiti to ensure the political interests of the United States, too.


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