French President Nicolas Sarkozy would visit Haiti on February 17 to provide support to victims of the earthquake of 12 January, information was provided by a source close to the Elysee.
After the disaster, President Sarkozy announced his intention to visit Haiti was ravaged by an earthquake that killed more than 170 thousand victims.
If the visit is confirmed, Nicolas Sarkozy became the first French president to visit Haiti since its independence in 1804.
Source: Metropolehaiti (French)
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