Caribbean Report 01-08-1990

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Caribbean Report 01-08-1990

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Whitehorne, Pat (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Mathur, Ira (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Adie, Kate (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Madeira, Laura Lee (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Basdeo, Sahadeo (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Pantin, Dennis (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2011-10-07T12:39:01Z
dc.date.available 2011-10-07T12:39:01Z
dc.date.issued 1990-08-01
dc.identifier.other CAR0548 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/11293
dc.description.abstract The Muslim gunmen holding forty hostages at Parliament building and the television station in Port of Spain have surrendered and the hostages are being release. Ira Mathur (correspondent) spoke on the release of the women parliamentarians, Gloria Henry and Jennifer Johnson at Parliament building, the mood of the population in Port of Spain and reported casualties at the city's hospital. Kate Adie (correspondent) described in detail the surrender of the fifty insurgents who were later driven away in army vehicles. Laura Lee Madeira, daughter of Jones P. Madeira, hostage and journalist was thankful for the released of her father and Trinidadians voiced strong disapproval of the coup. Much thought provoking issues came up with the coup d'etat including the fragility of Caribbean democracies and the impact of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank on small economies. Sahadeo Basdeo,Trinidad and Tobago Foreign Affairs Minister and Dennis Pantin, vice-president of the Association of Caribbean Economist spoke on the issues. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines: Pat Whitehorne (anchor) on the release of the hostages in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago (00:00-00:32) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Pat Whitehorne (anchor) on the surrender of the Muslimeen insurgents and the release of the hostages (00:33-00:58) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Interview with Ira Mathur (correspondent) on the release of the hostages at Parliament building, the mood of the populace in the city and reported caualities (00:59-03:02) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Katie Adie (correspondent) reported on the surrender of the insurgents in Port of Spain (03:03-04:32) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Interview with Laura Lee Madeira, daughter of journalist and hostage, Jones P. Madeira on her reactions to the release of her father (04:33-06:10) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Reactions of Trinidadians on the punishment that should be meted out to the insurgents (06:11-07:25) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Hugh Croskill interviews Sahadeo Basdeo, Trinidad and Tobago Foreign Affairs Minister on the fragility of Caribbean democracies (07:26-10:30) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Interview with Dennis Pantin, vice-president of the Association of Caribbean Economists on an assessment of the economy of Trinidad and Tobago (10:31-13:14) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 9. Interview with Trinidadians on the implications of the coup with regards to the economy (13:15-15:00) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit
dc.format.extent 15 min. en_US
dc.format.medium Sound ; MP3. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.relation.ispartof The BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011 en_US
dc.rights Copyright British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Muslims, Black -- Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Trinidad and Tobago -- History -- Attempted coup, 1990. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Coups d'etat -- Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Islam and State -- Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Structural adjustment (Economic policy) -- Trinidad and Tobago. en_US
dc.subject.other Jamaat-al-Muslimeen. en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 01-08-1990 en_US
dc.type Recording, oral en_US
SpecialCollections.repository All sounds files in this collection are being kept at the Main Library, Mona Campus, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library, St. Augustine en_US
dc.rights.accessRights Access to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (main.library@uwimona.edu.jm), Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (wimail@sta.uwi.edu), St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. en_US


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