Group of Haitians in Peru
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Haitian refugees get stuck in Peru on the way to Brazil

Around 300 Haitians trying to start their lives in booming Brazil are facing difficult conditions after being barred from entering the country.

After Brazilian authorities decided that only those holding a visa were allowed to enter the country, the group got stuck in neighbouring Peru.

BBC Brazil's João Fellet reports from Iñapari in Peru.

  • 29 Mar 2012
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