Caribbean Report 07-01-1992


This recording reports on a meeting held between ousted President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and the Venezuelan President; on the possibility of a military coup in Suriname; on the Conference of Commonwealth Speakers; price cuts by Britain's largest tour operator; on the election campaign in Guyana and on two of Britains sportsmen in the fields of boxing and cricket. Interviews are held with various individuals from some of the regions covered.


Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:31)
2. Report on Haiti's deposed President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's meeting with Venezuela's President Carlos Andrés Pérez (00:32-01:17)
3. Report of possible military coup in Suriname (01:18-01:49)
4. Interview with head of the Surinamese Human Rights group, Moiwana '86 (01:50-04:40)
5. Report on the 11th Conference of Commonwealth speakers and presiding officers (04:41-04:59)
6. Hugh Crosskill interviews Bernanrd Weatherill, speaker of the British House of Commons (05:00-08:37)
7. Report on airfare price cuts by Thompson Holidays, Britain's largest tour operator (08:38-09:02)
8. Interview with Charles Newbold, Thompson Holidays' Managing Director (09:03-11:30)
9. Report on the election campaign in Guyana (11:31-11:50)
10. Sharief Khan reports from Georgetown (11:51-13:44)
11. Report on injuries sustained by British middleweight boxer Michael Watson (13:45-14:26)
12. Report on a cricket match involving England's cricketer, David Lawrence (14:27-14:51)