TITLE

Turning the screws

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Linda
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;11/1/93, Vol. 115 Issue 17, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the United Nations trade embargo of Haiti aimed at pushing Lt. Gen. Raoul Cedras out of power and reinstalling Haiti's elected president Jean-Bertrand Aristide. Haiti's military leaders show no sign of relinquishing power and international community gravely underestimate the difficulty of securing Aristide's return; How Haiti's history is repeating itself; The United Nations' plan; Members of the Clinton team anxious to find a rationale for stepping up the pressure.
ACCESSION #
9310277653

 

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