Caribbean Report 09-03-1990

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.authorFraser, Sonia (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorTimmins, Jerry (anchor)
dc.contributor.authorDupree, Jack (analyst)
dc.contributor.authorMartin-Jenkins, Christopher (correspondent)
dc.coverage.spatialCaribbean Area.en_US
dc.creatorThe British Broadcasting Corporationen_US
dc.descriptionReport begins during the headline news.en_US
dc.description.abstractIn Haiti, the military government of General Prosper Avril unleashes a campaign of terror against demonstrators who are demanding his departure. Yesterday, three civilians were killed by the Haitian soldiers and today a group of demonstrators comprising of 250 university students were fired on by soldiers of the presidential guard. Following the Financial News, the stories of Caribbean interest appearing in the British press are aired. The report concludes with the possible delay of the start of tomorrow’s second test match between the West Indies and England due to rain.en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents1. Headlines (00:00 - 00:20)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents2. General Prosper Avril's military government pursues a systematic campaign of terror against unarmed demonstrators. Jerry Timmins reports from Port-au-Prince (00:21-07:44)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents3. Financial News. Jack Dupree, Vice President of Remy and Associates comments on the proposed takeover of the company that produces Mount Gay rum (07:45-09:32)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents4. Stories of Caribbean interest appearing in the British press (09:33-12:46)en_US
dc.description.tableofcontents5. Sporting segment. Christopher Martin-Jenkins reports on the upcoming second test match between England and the West Indies (12:47-14:32)en_US
dc.formatStereo 192 bit rate MP3;44,100 Mega bits;16 biten_US
dc.format.extent14 min. 32 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.lcshHaiti -- Politics and government.en_US
dc.subject.lcshDemonstrations -- Haiti.en_US
dc.subject.lcshAvril, Prosper.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCollege students -- Political activity -- Haiti.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- England.en_US
dc.subject.lcshCricket -- Tournaments -- West Indies.en_US
dc.titleCaribbean Report 09-03-1990en_US
dc.typeRecording, oralen_US


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