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Haiti / United States Troops and Policy / United Nations Sanctions #144418

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 12, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) The United States mission in Haiti that has been stalled by that nation's generals and the threat of US sanctions if the United States troops are not allowed to help protect democracy in Haiti featured. [President CLINTON - says the agreement will be honored so that the United States can serve as trainers.] The agreement to allow exiled President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to return to power recalled. [ARISTIDE - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince, Haiti: Linda Pattillo) Blockade of Port-au- Prince by armed thugs backed by the Haitian military featured; scenes shown from the port and of the results of violence in Haiti. [Senator Bob GRAHAM - says ruling General Raoul Cedras has refused to guarantee the troops' safety.]

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Pattillo, Linda

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