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Haiti / Priest Assassination #601525

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 29, 1994
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(Studio: Stone Phillips) Report introduced.

(Martha's Vineyard: Pete Williams) The assassination in Haiti of Catholic priest Father Jean-Marie Vincent, who had been a supporter of exiled President Jean-Bertrand Aristide, featured; scenes shown. [Aristide supporter Samedi FLORDIL - pleads for help.] [US embassy spokesman Stanley SCHRAGER - comments.] The unlikelihood of a US invasion mentioned. [State Department spokesman Michael McCURRY - wants to rid Haiti of abuses.] [White House press secretary Dee Dee MYERS - says the goal is to restore democracy.]

Phillips, Stone;
Williams, Pete

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