Quotes of the Day

Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010

Open quoteWe're not invading Haiti. That's ludicrous. This is humanitarian relief.Close quote

  • U.S. Army colonel, on the hundreds of U.S. troops that landed on Tuesday in earthquake-damaged Port-au-Prince; Kane quelled any notion of a U.S. invasion, referencing a 1915 military intervention in Haiti
Photo: Juan Barreto / AFP / Getty | Source: New York Times