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Haiti / Aristide / United States Occupation #156034

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 23, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Exiled President Jean-Bertrand Aristide reported saying he will encourage the Haitian parliament to consider amnesty for the military leaders who overthrew him.

(Port-au-Prince: Linda Pattillo) The control of the streets of Haiti by the United States military police featured; scenes shown from Port-au- Prince, Haiti. [Haitian MAN - (thru translator) reacts.] [US Army Colonel Michael SULLIVAN - gives his impression of police chief Michel Francois.] [Haitian POLICEMAN - (thru translator) questions the turn of events.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince: Jim Laurie) The terror in Haiti examined by telling the story of Lovilia Pierre, whose home had been invaded by Haitian paramilitary attaches; scenes shown of her search for missing relatives.

Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim;
Pattillo, Linda

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