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Haiti / Government Collapse #548691

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 08, 1986
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Port-au-prince, Haiti: Charles Gomez) (Audio report) Widespread violence against former dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier's secret police, Tonton Macoute, and general rioting detailed.

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced

(Paris, France: Jim Bittermann) Duvalier's exile in Talloires, France, examined; scenes shown. His effort to seek permanent asylum in Switzerland noted. [Deputy mayor Georges BISE - feels his presence in town is immoral.] Anti-Duvalier demonstration in Paris and possible implications for President Francois Mitterrand in upcoming election considered.

Bittermann, Jim;
Chung, Connie;
Gomez, Charles

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