Caribbean Report 19-08-1991

SpecialCollections.repositoryAll 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.contributorThe University of the West Indiesen_US
dc.contributor.authorCrosskill, Hugh (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorMonroe, Trevor (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorPantin, Dennis (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorFarley, Ian (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorYoung, David (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Soviet Union’s President Mikhail Gorbachev has been deposed by the Communist Party hardliners. Prime Minister ANR Robinson says that the coup is a clear reaction to Gorbachev’s policies, whilst Prime Minister Michael Manley states that any reversal of Gorbachev’s policies will be a major setback for the Soviet Union. Trevor Monroe, leader of the Workers Party of Jamaica, comments on the demise of Mr. Gorbachev and the future of Marxism and socialism. Dennis Pantin, Economist at the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, examines the impact of the coup on the Caribbean and David Young reports from Havana on the fall of President Gorbachev (00:00-12:26)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. Talks began in Santo Domingo today between government officials of the Dominican Republic and Haiti on the migrant work issues which have generated growing tension between the two countries. Ian Farley reports that the Dominican government is not prepared to address the question of the mass deportation of Haitian workers (12:27-14:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. The Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines will address the nation tomorrow on matters of national interest, including the future of the Police Commissioner, Randolph Toussaint, who is currently under investigation over allegations of misconduct in office (14:01-14:57)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 00 sec.en_US
dc.format.mediumSound, mp3en_US
dc.publisherThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.relation.ispartofThe BBC Caribbean Archives Collection 1988 - 2011en_US
dc.rightsCopyright British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.rights.accessRightsAccess to this collection is available on site at the Main Library, Mona Campus (, Jamaica and The Alma Jordan Library (, St. Augustine Campus, Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshGorbachev, Mikhail Sergeevich, 1931-en_US
dc.subject.lcshPresidents -- Soviet Unionen_US
dc.subject.lcshCoups d'état -- Soviet Unionen_US
dc.subject.lcshSoviet Union -- Foreign relations -- Caribbean Areaen_US
dc.subject.lcshCommunism -- Soviet Unionen_US
dc.subject.lcshSocialism -- Soviet Unionen_US
dc.subject.lcshDeportation -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshDeportees -- Haiti -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshHaiti -- Foreign relations -- Dominican Republicen_US
dc.subject.lcshSaint Vincent and the Grenadines -- Politics and governmenten_US
dc.subject.otherPolice Commissioner -- Saint Vincent and the Grenadinesen_US
dc.subject.otherToussaint, Randolphen_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 19-08-1991en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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