Packing up: U.S. Army soldiers load their duffels prior to their departure from Haiti at the international airport in Port-au-Prince on Sunday. U.S. troops are withdrawing from the shattered capital, leaving many Haitians anxious that the most visible portion of international aid is ending following the catastrophic Jan. 12 earthquake, even as the city is still mired in misery and vulnerable to unrest. U.S. officials say the long-anticipated drawdown of troops is not a sign of waning commitment to Haiti, only a change in the nature of the operation. Security will now be the responsibility of the 10,000-strong U.N. peacekeeping force and the Haitian police.

Associated Press

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