The president of Haiti—a country with no external threats, a history of military repression, and an abundance of more pressing problems—is rebuilding the once-banished Haitian military.
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Since the military coup that toppled the country's elected Muslim Brotherhood government, the message of the many Egyptians we met last year resonates with even greater power.
Haiti badly needs to provide for its own security, but it should avoid reconstituting its coup-prone army.
The military promised to rid Thailand of corruption. So far, all the coup leaders have done is rid the country of democracy.