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Haiti / United States Invasion / The Delegation #155926

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 18, 1994
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince: Linda Pattillo) The meeting of the United States delegation of former President Jimmy Carter, former Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman Colin Powell and Senator Sam Nunn with the Haitian military rulers featured; scenes shown from Port-au-Prince, Haiti, where the rulers' supporters demonstrated outside the building where the talks were held. [Four Aristide FOES - (thru translator) comment on events.] The prospects for a deal with the military rulers discussed.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(White House: John Cochran) The politics of President Clinton's plans for an invasion of Haiti examined; findings of ABC News poll on the public's opposition cited. [On "This Week with David Brinkley", Senators John McCAIN, Daniel Patrick MOYNIHAN - question Clinton's strategy.] [Representative David SKAGGS - calls for the House to vote against invasion.] [Political pro Bob STRAUSS - says it is a no-win situation for Clinton.] The political outcome for the President if a deal is worked out discussed.

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Capitol Hill: Cokie Roberts) The unhappy reaction in Congress to a possible invasion of Haiti reported.

Reporter(s):
Cochran, John;
Pattillo, Linda;
Roberts, Cokie;
Simpson, Carole
Duration:
00:07:30

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