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Haiti / United States Occupation / Violence #156132

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 30, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince: Linda Pattillo) The outbreak of violence during the march on the third anniversary of the coup that ousted Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide from power featured; scenes shown from Port-au-Prince, Haiti, of the clash between Aristide supporters and the FRAPE civilian militiamen that resulted in shooting and injury to journalists while the United States military remained uninvolved. [HAITIAN (thru translator), United States military SPOKESMAN - comment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Northern Haiti: Jim Laurie) The popular uprising taking place in the villages outside the main cities featured; scenes shown from northern Haiti, where the small United States force tries to prevent food riots in this area where revolution is underway. [US SOLDIER - comment.]

Jennings, Peter;
Laurie, Jim;
Pattillo, Linda

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