Caribbean Report 05-02-1992

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Caribbean Report 05-02-1992

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Jarvis, Mike (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Ransome, Debbie (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Joseph, Avon (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Martin, Lionel (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Enright, Derrick (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Boyd, Mark Lennox (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Brownie, Mickey (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2012-08-07T18:21:26Z
dc.date.available 2012-08-07T18:21:26Z
dc.date.issued 1992-02-05
dc.identifier.other CAR0943 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/13165
dc.description.abstract Reported are the growing international concerns over United States policy towards Haiti; but while United States relaxes the embargo against Haiti, it is tightened against Cuba. Also reported is the call for the death penalty in Havanna for persons charged with the killing of 3 soldiers in an attempt to flee the island. There is a call in the British House of Commons for the British government to protect the Caribean's sugar industry from new world trade regimes. There is a second report on the legislation introduced by the United States to plug the holes in the 30 year trade blockade against Cuba and includes statements made by Dick Cheny against the Fidel Castro government. en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:31) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Debbie Ransome reports on the debate over the United States decision for the repatriation of Haitian refugees (00:32-03:05) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Report on the threats being made on the life of Father Avon Joseph, a methodist priest in Haiti, and interview with him on his views on the United States embargo on Haiti (03:06-09:00) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Report on the attempt by the United States to tighten the embargo against Cuba and the introduction of legislation by the United States House and Senate designed to plug the holes in its 30 year trade blockade against Cuba, if the proposed legislation is passed (09:01-09:46) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Report on the ending of a trial in Cuba in which 9 persons were charged with the killing of 3 soldiers in an attempt to flee the island and Lionel Martin reports from Havanna on the call for the imposing of the death sentence (09:47-11:37) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Report on the call in the British House of Commons by labour party M.P. Derrick Enright for the British government to protect the Caribbean sugar industry from new world trade regimes while Mark Lennox Boyd, the Parliamentary undersecretary of state for foreign and commonwealth affairs assured that the Caribbean was being remembered during European negotiations (11:38-13:09) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. Report on the pressure under which the Caribbean preferential relations with the European community are under and interview with Mickey Brownie of the Caribbean Sugar Producers Association, who argues strongly against any attempt by Europe to abandon preferential arrangements (13:10-14:10) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Report on the introduction of United States legislation designed to plug the holes in the 30 year trade blockade against Cuba and statements by Dick Cheney that Fidel Castro's days in power were numbered without the support of the former Soviet Union and the safety valve which the U.S. provided for assylum to Cuban dissidents allowed Castro to stay in power so long (14:11- 15:00) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 15 min. 01 sec. 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 Refugees -- Haiti. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Embargo -- Commerce -- Haiti. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba -- Foreign relations -- United States. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cuba--Commerce. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Capital punishment -- Cuba. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Caribbean Area -- Commerce. en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Haiti -- Foreign relations -- United States. en_US
dc.subject.other Caribbean Sugar Industry. en_US
dc.subject.other Haiti -- Trade embargo. en_US
dc.subject.other Haitian violence. en_US
dc.subject.other Cuba -- Trade embargo. en_US
dc.subject.other Caribbean Sugar Producers Association. en_US
dc.subject.other Haitian Refugees -- United States. en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 05-02-1992 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 Campus, Trinidad and Tobago. 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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