Caribbean Report 22-12-1998



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:29)
2. Britain accuses the United States of targeting United Kingdom businessmen on its list of banana trade sanctions. United States Trade Representative Peter Scheer, European Trade Commissioner Sir Leon Brittan and OECS Ambassador to Brussels Edwin Laurent and Caribbean lobbyist in Washington Hazel Ross-Robinson are interviewed. Keith 'Stone' Greaves reports (00:30-07:15)
3. Dominican Mariano Cabrera Duran is arrested in the United States on charges of political assassination for killing journalist Luis Orlando Martinez Howley. Attorney Antonio Martinez is interviewed (07:16-09:51)
4. Recent surge in violent crime in Guyana is occupying the attention of the government. Several businessmen have been shot dead in the past week. Colin Smith reports (09:52-11:48)
5. Why Puerto Rico's referendum still has not settled its relationship with the United States? (11:49-15:23)