Haiti - 19 September 1994 - 19 September 2014 - 20 years since 20,000 US Soldiers landed in Haiti

Do Haitians remember this story? --- 20,000 American troops landed in Haiti on 19 September,1994, to reinstate of Jean-Bertrand Aristide as President of Haiti... Aristide was overthrown 3 years earlier in a Military coup d'Etat. 20 Years later, how is Haiti doing?

PHOTO: Haiti - Yon Solda Americain zam a la main devan yon poster President Aristide
PHOTO: Haiti - Yon Solda Americain zam a la main devan yon poster President Aristide

Also read: Haiti - Operation Uphold Democracy - Reinstatement of Jean-Bertrand Aristide as President of Haiti

Friday 19 September 2014 marked 20 years since this operation Uphold Democracy took place... do you think democracy has been upheld in Haiti?

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Suze Moss says...

Yes. I remember the date well. Before I read this article, I was reliving that time in my own mind. You see I was member of the American troops.

I have to agree with Ms Pierre, no democracy in evidence yet in

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Marie Nadine Pierre says...

Jah love. Give thanks and praises for writing and sharing this article.

And NO! I don't think that democracy has been upheld in Ayiti.

The U.S. imposed itself on the nation state of Ayiti to protect its own assets and to spread its manifest destiny of colonizing and oppressing all of the nations in the Western Hemisphere.

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