Caribbean Report 12-01-1996

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.authorCompton, John (interviewee)
dc.contributor.authorRichards, Ken (correspondent)
dc.contributor.authorSingh, Richard (interviewee)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00-00:29)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. St. Lucia's Prime Minister makes his first public statement on the issue of his retirement. Sir John Compton is interviewed (00:30-01:54)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Saudi dissident Dr Mohammed Al-Massari opens his appeal against his deportation to Dominica. Journalist Rickey Singh and Opposition Leader Rosie Douglas are interviewed. Ken Richards reports (01:55-03:45)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. In Havana a group of Republican Congressional aids have said that discussions with Cuban politicians have been productive but there are many issues on which they disagree. Gary Jarman, United States Cuban Foundation and Wayne Smith, Centre of International Policy are interviewed. Rosie Hayes reports (03:46-06:01)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. As the Masters win the tournament in Sharjah the Master Blaster fires a shot at the West Indies Cricket Board. Cricketers Viv Richards and Joel Garner are interviewed (06:02-08:51)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents6. For the second time in four months a squadron of US marines will work with local soldiers and police in Trinidad and Tobago to wipe out marijuana plantations. Official statistics suggest that one third of all crimes committed in the country are linked to the trafficking of drugs. National Security Minister Joe Theodore is interviewed and Tony Fraser reports (08:52-10:19)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents7. The myth that Jamaican gangsters are behind a significant number of crimes in Britain is finally being officially discredited. Moya Thomas reports (10:20-11:31)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents8. Viv Richard discusses the declining fortunes of the current West Indies cricket. Viv Richards is interviewed (11:32-15:22)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent15 min. 22 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.lcshPrime ministers -- Saint Lucia.en_US
dc.subject.lcshDissenters -- Dominica.en_US
dc.subject.lcshEmbargo -- Cuba.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket—Tournaments -- West Indies..en_US
dc.subject.lcshDrug traffic -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCrime -- Great Britain.en_US
dc.subject.lcshGangsters -- Jamaica.en_US
dc.subject.otherCompton, John.en_US
dc.subject.otherUnited States Cuba Foundation.en_US
dc.subject.otherMarijuana -- Trinidad and Tobago.en_US
dc.subject.otherWest Indies Masters.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 12-01-1996en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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