03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Bill Clinton Op-Ed: Haiti 'One Of The Great Humanitarian Emergencies In The History Of The Americas'

As I write, we don't know the extent of the damage wrought by the earthquake that rocked the coast of Haiti on Tuesday. But a tragic number of people have been killed or injured, and early estimates indicate that nearly 3 million people -- almost a third of Haiti's population-- may need aid, making this one of the great humanitarian emergencies in the history of the Americas.
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