Questions

The larger question is why the Préval government permitted, indeed facilitated his (Duvalier’s) return. Was it to thumb its collective nose at the international community that has just rejected the recent electoral results? Was it to curry favor with the Duvalierist forces Préval had long fought against? Is it some sort of charade to warn away Jean-Bertrand Aristide — still in exile in South Africa — whose return would have so much more legitimacy than Duvalier’s?

http://www.foreignpolicy.com/articles/2011/01/19/the_ghosts_of_duvalier?page=0,0

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