Haiti president alive

Haiti's president Rene Preval "is alive" after a massive earthquake destroyed the presidential palace and other buildings in Port-au-Prince.

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Haiti's president Rene Preval "is alive" after a massive earthquake destroyed the presidential palace and other buildings in Port-au-Prince, Haiti's ambassador to Mexico said. "All I can confirm is that president and his wife are alive and well," Ambassador Robert Manuel said. "The situation is very serious," he added at a press conference after meeting with Mexico's Deputy Foreign Minister Salvador Beltran.

*AFP