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Haiti / Elections / Violence #106832

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 01, 1987
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) State Department warning Americans against travel to Haiti reported United States call for arrest of those involved in election violence in Haiti reported Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince, Haiti: Peter Collins) Return to normalcy in Haiti in wake of election violence reported; details given, scenes shown. Americans shown leaving Haiti. [Opposition political leader Jean-Claude BAJEAUX - responds to elec. violence.] Role of army in violence and in future elecs. here noted. Haitian feelings toward United States said mixed. United States support of Francois Duvalier and US role in deposing of son Jean-Claude Duvalier recalled.; scenes shown. Problem of illegal Haitian immigration to United States reported; scenes shown. [BAJEAUX - says Haitian people need help.] United States options in aiding Haiti outlined.

Collins, Peter;
Jennings, Peter

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