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Haiti / United States Policy #144472

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 15, 1993
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(White House: Brit Hume) United States involvement in Haiti to enforce the blockade featured. [President CLINTON - says the United States presence is needed to insure the safety of Americans in Haiti.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince: Linda Pattillo) The volatile situation in Haiti where the gunmen who kept United States troops from landing are terrorizing the country featured; scenes shown of yesterday's assassination of justice minister Guy Malary. [US ambassador to Haiti Bill SWING - says the time of violence must end.] [Human rights advocate Ahpaly PORADIN - blames Clinton's administration.] Unlikelihood that military leader General Raoul Cedras will resign as promised noted.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) United Nations workers said ordered to leave Haiti for their safety.

Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Pattillo, Linda

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