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Haitian Refugees #267701

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 11, 1980
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(Studio) Haitian refugees stranded on Bahamiam island reported fighting off rescuers due to opposition to returning to Haiti; possible role of United States in situation noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cayo Lobos, Bahamas) Arrival of Miami Haitian leader Father Gerard Jean-Juste and general situation with refugees examined; films shown. Previous rescue efforts noted; legal and moral questions raised by situation outlined.
REPORTER: Charles Gomez

(Studio) Bahamian officials reported sending police to island tomorrow.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Gomez, Charles

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