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Haiti / United States Occupation / Cedras Interview #359143

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 28, 1994
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Port-au-Prince: Bob Simon) Special session of Haiti's parliament to consider an amnesty law for Haiti's military rulers featured; scenes shown from outside the parliament building and of American soldiers on patrol in the streets. [Exiled President Jean-Bertrand Aristide's SUPPORTER - (thru translator) comments.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Warning from General Raoul Cedras that Haiti may sink into mob rule noted. [In interview, CEDRAS - (thru translator) outlines his concerns about anarchy, the aims of the Carter accord and an amnesty law; states his position on leaving Haiti after stepping down from power.]

(Los Angeles: Connie Chung) Vote by a Congressional committee to set a six-month limit for United States troops in Haiti reported.

Chung, Connie;
Rather, Dan;
Simon, Bob

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