Former Haitian president Jean-Bertrand Aristide has been summoned to appear before an examining magistrate on Wednesday over alleged money laundering and drug trafficking, judicial documents showed.
US, France had pressed Jean-Bertrand ristide to step down amid a rebellion.
Jean-Bertrand Aristide lived in South Africa after his 2004 ouster.
Haitian authorities have cleared the way for the ex-president to return.
Haiti waited nervously to hear who would contest presidency in March runoff.
Day in Pics: 1st February
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