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Haiti / United States Occupation #156082

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 27, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince: Linda Pattillo) Moves by the United States military in Haiti to get Haitians to turn in their weapons because of actions of revenge being taken against the attaches featured; scenes shown from Port-au- Prince, Haiti. [US Army Captain Fred DODSON - comments.] Tomorrow's session of the parliament, which will take up the question of amnesty for the military leaders, noted. [Haitian MAN - comments.]

(Pentagon: John McWethy) The growing concern over violence in Haiti and the changing role for the United States military examined; scenes shown of the United States Marines presence and of supporters of exiled President Jean- Bertrand Aristide in the streets. [Defense Department deputy Secretary John DEUTCH - says the United States must be ready.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) A mob of Haitians shown looting a food warehouse in Port-au-Prince.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
McWethy, John;
Pattillo, Linda
Duration:
00:04:20

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