Caribbean Report 05-07-1989



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:42)
2. The Caricom Heads of Government conference in Grenada accepts the proposal by Trinidad and Tobago to begin a public consultation exercise across the region on the issue of greater Caribbean integration. Alan Tomlinson interviews A.N.R. Robinson (00:43-05:37)
3. The government of the Dominican Republic is bracing itself for a major scandal after the suspicious death of a former leftist militant, Daniel Mirambeaux, who is wanted in the US for a drug related crime. Jean Michel Caroit reports (05:38-07:45)
4. Fewer farmers will produce more with the help of new technology. Horace Clarke, Jamaica's Minister of Agriculture is interviewed in Britain (07:46-11:03)
5. In Cuba, General Ochoa faces charges of drug trafficking. He is one of seven facing death by firing squad. Chris McGreal reports (11:04-14:53)