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New migration: Haitians carve a dangerous 7,000-mile path to the U.S.

After decades of using the Florida straits to flee poverty and political turmoil, Haitians have carved out a new route to get to the United States. It’s a staggering 7,000-mile journey over land, by bus, canoe and on foot, fraught with danger. Now the U.S. has issued a warning: turn back.

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Photo gallery: Haitian soccer and music combine

Nearly 5,000 soccer and Haitian konpa music fans lined came out to support the final game of the Super 8 amateur soccer tournament Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016 at North Miami Athletic Stadium. The tournament is brain-child of Patrick Fabre, who 16 years ago founded the Madame Gougousse Haiti Cup, which kicks off again March 6, 2017.

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The tragedy of the latest Haitian migration trend

A Haitian-American activist who has helped more than 3,000 migrants since May talks about the tragic stories behind their treacherous journey.
Jacqueline Charles jcharles@miamiherald.com
The tragedy of the latest Haitian migration trend 2:30

The tragedy of the latest Haitian migration trend

Haitians face tumultuous journey from Brazil to U.S. border 2:46

Haitians face tumultuous journey from Brazil to U.S. border

Haitian migrant in Brazil longs for home 1:58

Haitian migrant in Brazil longs for home

The tragedy of the latest Haitian migration trend 2:19

The tragedy of the latest Haitian migration trend