Caribbean Report 23-12-1998



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:29)
2. Questions are being asked about Antigua's most wanted man Trevor Jacobs. How he managed to smuggle himself into a Bwee aircraft? BWIA Vice President Peter Hill is interviewed and Tony Fraser reports (00:30-02:06)
3. Criminals are accused of targeting Guyana's East Indians. Leader of the United Force and parliamentarian Manzoor Nadir is interviewed (02:07-04:12)
4. United States has expelled three Cuban diplomats it has accused of spying. National Security spokesman in the White House Peter Crowley is interviewed and Pascual Fletcher reports (04:13-07:51)
5. Walters News Agency is reporting that the exiled former President of Haiti Jean-Claude Duvalier is to appear in a court in France to answer questions about his French residency (07:52-08:31)
6. Reports from St. Vincent say a big effort by police to destroy marijuana crops may have resulted in the destruction of less than a third of cultivation. Mike Finley reports (08:32-11:13)
7. Winter Wonderland or Hotspot - How the globe is warming up? Jerry Levey, Natsource Weather Desk and Jennifer Abromovitch of World Watch Institute are interviewed. Richard Wilson reports (11:14-15:26)