Caribbean Report 08-11-1996

Table of Contents
1. Headlines (00:00-00:28)
2. Montserratians prepare for Monday's polls - we hear from the leading party campaigners. Leader of the National Progressive Alliance Austin Bramble is interviewed (00:29-04:53)
3. There is yet no confidence to the discussions on the shooting of a Trinidad and Tobago fisherman by Venezuelan Coast Guard officers. Tony Fraser reports (04:54-06:35)
4. Students demonstrating in French Guiana are dispersed by police using tear gas. A journalist from ACJ Broadcasting Station reports (06:36-08:59)
5. Foreign Ministers from Spain, Portugal and nineteen Latin American countries began arriving in the Dominican Republic today. They are there to prepare the final documents to be signed next week at the 6th Annual Ibero-American Summit. Ken Richards reports (09:00-10:42)
6. Caribbean reaction to California's support for legalising Cannabis. Lord Anthony Gifford QC, Dominican Police Commissioner Desmond Blanchard and David Harrison of the Multiple Sclerosis Society in Britain are interviewed. Julia Thompson reports (10:43-15:21)