VIDEO from UNICEF Available on UNICEF Head Pays Surprise Visit to Haiti

Dec 17, 2010, 17:56 ET from

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In a surprise visit to Haitian capital, Executive Director Anthony Lake yesterday reaffirmed the commitment of UNICEF and other UN agencies to continue the fight against the cholera epidemic here, and encouraged Haitians themselves to take action against the disease. Mr. Lake met cholera patients at the treatment centre and talked with camp residents to hear their concerns - and to explain that cholera can be prevented. Available video includes a narrated news package and b-roll.

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