Caribbean Report 30-09-1991

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Caribbean Report 30-09-1991

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Crosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Norton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Khan, Sharief (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author DeCaires, David (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Cozier, Tony (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2018-04-19T12:43:48Z
dc.date.available 2018-04-19T12:43:48Z
dc.date.issued 1991-09-30
dc.identifier.other CAR0850 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/45608
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:36) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. A rebellion by sections of the Haitian army results in the death of 26 persons and leaves overs 200 wounded. The mutinous soldiers have issued a list of demands, including the dissolution of a para-military commando which is trained without army authorization and the confirmation of the appointment of a Commander-and-chief. The US has condemned the rebellion which is described as an attack on Haiti’s constitutional order (00:37-06:05) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. The government of the US announces a write-off of a Guyanese debt of over $100 million in recognition of the electoral and economic reforms in Guyana. Sharief Khan reports that the cancellation may also be linked to Guyana’s backing down from a previous position of not allowing any additional observers to monitor the upcoming elections (06:06-08:18) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. The editor of Guyana’s sole independent newspaper the Starbroek News, David DeCaires, is currently on a visit to London. In an interview, he states that it is a challenge to maintain the newspaper with the severe weakness of the Guyana dollar against the US dollar (08:19-11:26) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. Richie Richardson of Antigua succeeds Vivian Richards as the captain of the West Indies cricket team. The 29 year-old batsman secured the captaincy ahead of Desmond Haynes who was the vice-captain under Vivian Richards. Tony Cozier comments on the rationale behind the recent appointment (11:27-14:48) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14 min. 56 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 Civil war -- Haiti en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Insurgency -- Haiti en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Debt cancellation -- Haiti en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Guyana -- Foreign economic relations -- United States en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Election monitoring -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Newspapers -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket captains -- West Indies en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket -- West Indies en_US
dc.subject.other Starborek News -- Guyana en_US
dc.subject.other Richardson, Richie en_US
dc.subject.other Haynes, Desmond en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 30-09-1991
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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