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UN resolution on Haiti following coup

Title
UN resolution on Haiti following coup
Genre
News report; Press conference
TX Date
1 Aug 1994
Year of production
1994
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Duration
00:03:26
Description
Paul Woodley reports from New York where the United Nations Security Council has approved a US-sponsored resolution authorising use of force to restore democracy to Haiti following the ousting of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide in a military coup instigated by Raul Cedras, Michel Francois, and Phillipe Biamby. The resolution gives the go-ahead for a US-led multi-national force to invade Haiti. Includes statements by Madeleine Albright, US ambassador; Alfonse D’Amato, New York senator.
Contributors
Paul Woodley; Madeleine Albright; Alfonse D’Amato
Keywords
USA; Revolutions; International relations; Military affairs; UN; Presidents; Political leaders; Haiti; Jean-Bertrand Aristide

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