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As Haiti's crisis worsens, a rising number flee by sea
There was nothing but darkness and desperation around them as the captain told the dozens of people on a flimsy boat in the Caribbean “we are lost.... There is no hope.” That scenario is playing out all too often. In a 12-month period ending in October, the U.S. Coast Guard intercepted at sea three times more Haitians than it had the previous year.

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