Haitian President Michel Martelly confers with his wife Sophia Martelly during ceremonies marking Haiti's 209th year of independance from France in 1804, in the northern city of Gonaives on January 1, 2013. The first lady has filed to run for a Senate seat.
Haitian President Michel Martelly confers with his wife Sophia Martelly during ceremonies marking Haiti's 209th year of independance from France in 1804, in the northern city of Gonaives on January 1, 2013. The first lady has filed to run for a Senate seat. THONY BELIZAIRE AFP/Getty Images
Haitian President Michel Martelly confers with his wife Sophia Martelly during ceremonies marking Haiti's 209th year of independance from France in 1804, in the northern city of Gonaives on January 1, 2013. The first lady has filed to run for a Senate seat. THONY BELIZAIRE AFP/Getty Images

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