By Jacqueline Charles, Here & Now, August 22, 2014
Hundreds of supporters of former President Jean-Bertrand Aristide took to the street after a judge ordered his arrest. Aristide, who returned to his country in 2011 after seven years in exile, has been accused of corruption and drug trafficking.
Aristide is not the only former president to have return to Haiti from exile. Jean-Claude Duvalier, nicknamed “Baby Doc,” was in self-imposed exile in France for years. He also returned to Haiti in 2011.