Caribbean Report 08-10-1991

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Caribbean Report 08-10-1991

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Nuttall, Christopher (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Robinson, A.N.R. (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Khan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Coore, David (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2019-05-13T20:22:14Z
dc.date.available 2019-05-13T20:22:14Z
dc.date.issued 991-10-08
dc.identifier.other CAR0857 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/46860
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:33) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. Haiti's General Assembly, presided over by military commander General Raoul Cedras, has just sworn in Supreme Court Justice, Joseph Nerette as the country's provisional president. Justice Nerette has reportedly been given 90 days to organize a new election under an article of the Constitution that provides for succession in the event the presidency is vacated. The OAS has rejected these developments and has declared it will not recognize a provisional president. Chris Nuttall reports on the current OAS meeting and their proposed course of action, including the United States' position on the restoration of Aristide's administration(00:34-04:51) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. Trinidad and Tobago Prime Minister ANR Robinson has reiterated his support for military intervention in Haiti if the OAS decides to pursue that course of action. Prime Minister Robinson is currently on a visit to London and is interviewed by Hugh Crosskill (04:52-07:33) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. The mayor of Port-au-Prince, Evans Paul was beaten and taken away by police last night has been released. The mayor was preparing to leave Haiti to meet with President Aristide in Caracas when he was taken away. He was released 12 hours later with broken ribs and legs (07:34-08:01) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. The ongoing controversy surrounding the preliminary voters list for Guyana's upcoming elections continue today with the sudden postponement of a crucial meeting of the rival political parties. Sharief Khan reports from Georgetown (08:02-09:54) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. Returning to Haiti, the OAS foreign ministers have been spending the day meeting behind closed doors in Washington to consider tougher action against Haiti. Telephone interview with Jamaica's Foreign Minister David Coore who states that the committee is considering stringent economic and diplomatic sanctions with the aim of isolating Haiti and the sending of a civilian mission to Haiti (09:55-14:53) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14 min. 57 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 Coup d'etat -- Haiti en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Haiti -- Politics and government en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Organization of American States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Provincial governments -- Haiti en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Election monitoring -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Sanctions (International law) -- Haiti en_US
dc.subject.other Nerette, Joseph en_US
dc.subject.other Paul, Evans en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 08-10-1991 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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