Caribbean Report 02-10-1991

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Caribbean Report 02-10-1991

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dc.contributor The University of the West Indies en_US
dc.contributor.author Whitehorne, Pat (anchor)
dc.contributor.author Norton, Michael (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Cosin, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.author Nuttall, Christopher (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Bush, George (speaker)
dc.contributor.author Jarvis, Mike (correspondent)
dc.contributor.author Gunness, Christopher (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatial Caribbean Area. en_US
dc.creator The British Broadcasting Corporation en_US
dc.date.accessioned 2019-05-09T19:03:44Z
dc.date.available 2019-05-09T19:03:44Z
dc.date.issued 1991-01-02
dc.identifier.other CAR0853 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2139/46811
dc.description.tableofcontents 1. Headlines (00:00-00:25) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 2. On day two of the recent military coup in Haiti, deposed President Jean-Bertrand Aristide flew to Washington from Venezuela to address the OAS and is expected to call for military intervention to restore his government toppled early Tuesday morning (00:26-00:49) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 3. In Haiti, the coup leader Brigadier General Raoul Cedras is expected to meet with the Haitian parliament and held a press conference today in which he again denounced President Aristide as a nightmare of a dictator. In an interview, the opposition parliamentarian Louis Dejoie stated that General Cedras confirmed the death of jailed Tonton Macoute leader Roger LaFontante and blamed it on President Aristide. LaFontante reportedly was killed when President Aristide’s loyalists stormed the state penitentiary on Monday night (00:50-01:40) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 4. Michael Norton reports on the state of affairs from Haiti today (01:41-03:39) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 5. President Aristide is expected to address the Organization of American States in Washington. Outside the building, Haitians living in Washington are holding a demonstration organized by the Washington office in Haiti and the country's ambassador to the United Nations Fritz Longchamp is expected to make a speech. Interview with John Cosin (03:40-05:53) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 6. United States President George Bush says he is disinclined to send American troops to Haiti however he did not rule out the possibility of a multi-national force going in. He said that any action of that type should be dealt with by the Organization of the American States of which Haiti is a member. Report from Christopher Nuttall features comments from President George Bush (05:54-07:51) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 7. The United Nations Security Council came under attack today from Haiti’s UN Ambassador, Fritz Longchamp, for failing to agree to intervene in the coup in Haiti. In an interview with Mike Jarvis, the BBC UN correspondent Chris Gunness stated that the Security Council indicated that it will sanction any such action taken by the OAS (07:51-10:24) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 8. Cuba condemns the military coup in Haiti and calls for the restoration of the government of Jean-Bertrand Aristide. The Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago, ANR Robinson, also says that his government is prepared to support multi-lateral military action (10:25-10:56) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 9. The West Indies cricket selectors have announced the WI squad headed by captain Richie Richardson to tour Sharjah in October (10:57-12:26) en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents 10. In an interview, Grenada’s Prime Minister Nicholas Brathwaite rules out going to the IMF to alleviate the economic problems in the country (12:27-14:23) en_US
dc.format Stereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 bit en_US
dc.format.extent 14 min. 29 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 Aristide, Jean-Bertrand en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Cricket -- West Indies en_US
dc.subject.lcsh Grenada -- Economic aspects en_US
dc.subject.lcsh International Monetary Fund en_US
dc.title Caribbean Report 02-10-1991 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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