Caribbean Report 26-07-1996



Table of Contents

1. Headlines (00:00-00:35)
2. As the European Union prepares to defend its banana regime US policy comes under fire. Brussels-based St. Lucian Ambassador Edwin Laurent and Larry Burns of the Council on Hemispheric Affairs are interviewed. Andrew Walker reports (00:36-04:55)
3. Reports of a secret deal between a former Haitian para-military leader in Washington. In Haiti President Preval has said there are moves aimed at destablising the country. Marcia Myers reports (04:56-08:59)
4. The Dole Chadee murder trial started in Port of Spain this morning. Tony Fraser reports (09:00-09:59)
5. The wife of the Guyanese President Cheddi Jagan, Janet Jaggan remains in critical condition after having been flown to a Trinidad and Tobago hospital (10:00-10:36)
6. Caribbean sports commentator 'Reds' Perreira has added his voice to criticism of American television coverage of the Olympic Games. 'Reds' Perreira is interviewed (10:37-13:45)
7. Ato Boldon leads a posse of Caribbean athletes. Former England batsman Geoffrey Boycott testified today in the libel case brought against former Pakistan Captain Imran Khan and former England Captain Ian Botham (13:46-15:21)