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June 29, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Talks on restoring democracy to Haiti appeared in trouble on their second day Monday, and sources close to the talks said military leaders appeared intransigent and determined to retain some power. Lt. Gen. Raoul Cedras was pressing to retain control of the security forces when civilian rule is restored, said the sources, speaking on condition of anonymity. Cedras insisted on retaining his status as army commander when President Jean-Bertrand Aristide returns to the country, sources said.
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July 4, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A reluctant and suspicious Jean-Bertrand Aristide finally put his signature alongside that of army commander Raoul Cedras on Saturday on a U.N.-brokered agreement that sets in motion a democratic plan to restore Aristide as president of Haiti by Oct. 30. After hours of delay, Aristide signed the agreement a little before 11 p.m. on Governors Island, the Coast Guard base in New York harbor off the tip of Manhattan that served as the site of the historic talks. Lt. Gen.
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June 28, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Deposed Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and his nemesis, army commander Raoul Cedras, shared a small island off Manhattan but did not meet Sunday as formal and intricate negotiations began for a transfer of power back to Aristide. Special U.N. mediator Dante Caputo, the French-educated former Argentine foreign minister, served as the intermediary between Aristide and the general who ousted him.
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July 3, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Haitian military commander Raoul Cedras accepted a U.N. plan for his own resignation and the return of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to Haiti, but Aristide balked at the arrangements as negotiators worked into the night Friday to salvage an agreement. The plan, proposed by special U.N. envoy Dante Caputo, provided for the removal of Cedras sometime before the return of Aristide on Oct.
NEWS
July 2, 1993 | Times Staff Writer
Exiled Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and army commander Lt. Gen. Raoul Cedras on Thursday considered a set of proposals by U.N. mediator Dante Caputo to govern Aristide's restoration to office. According to diplomatic sources, the Caputo plan--developed after four days of talks on Governors Island in New York harbor--proposes that Aristide return by Oct.
NEWS
July 4, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
A reluctant and suspicious Jean-Bertrand Aristide finally put his signature alongside that of army commander Raoul Cedras on Saturday on a U.N.-brokered agreement that sets in motion a democratic plan to restore Aristide as president of Haiti by Oct. 30. After hours of delay, Aristide signed the agreement a little before 11 p.m. on Governors Island, the Coast Guard base in New York harbor off the tip of Manhattan that served as the site of the historic talks. Lt. Gen.
NEWS
July 3, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Haitian military commander Raoul Cedras accepted a U.N. plan for his own resignation and the return of President Jean-Bertrand Aristide to Haiti, but Aristide balked at the arrangements as negotiators worked into the night Friday to salvage an agreement. The plan, proposed by special U.N. envoy Dante Caputo, provided for the removal of Cedras sometime before the return of Aristide on Oct.
NEWS
June 30, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Lt. Gen. Raoul Cedras, the army chief who overthrew Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide almost two years ago, squelched rumors of his impending walkout from U.N. negotiations on Governors Island on Tuesday and proclaimed that he and Aristide must meet face to face "to assure the future of our country." So far, the two antagonists have not met in these unusual negotiations at a Coast Guard base on the small island in New York harbor just off the southern tip of Manhattan.
NEWS
July 2, 1993 | Times Staff Writer
Exiled Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and army commander Lt. Gen. Raoul Cedras on Thursday considered a set of proposals by U.N. mediator Dante Caputo to govern Aristide's restoration to office. According to diplomatic sources, the Caputo plan--developed after four days of talks on Governors Island in New York harbor--proposes that Aristide return by Oct.
NEWS
June 30, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Lt. Gen. Raoul Cedras, the army chief who overthrew Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide almost two years ago, squelched rumors of his impending walkout from U.N. negotiations on Governors Island on Tuesday and proclaimed that he and Aristide must meet face to face "to assure the future of our country." So far, the two antagonists have not met in these unusual negotiations at a Coast Guard base on the small island in New York harbor just off the southern tip of Manhattan.
NEWS
June 29, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Talks on restoring democracy to Haiti appeared in trouble on their second day Monday, and sources close to the talks said military leaders appeared intransigent and determined to retain some power. Lt. Gen. Raoul Cedras was pressing to retain control of the security forces when civilian rule is restored, said the sources, speaking on condition of anonymity. Cedras insisted on retaining his status as army commander when President Jean-Bertrand Aristide returns to the country, sources said.
NEWS
June 28, 1993 | STANLEY MEISLER, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Deposed Haitian President Jean-Bertrand Aristide and his nemesis, army commander Raoul Cedras, shared a small island off Manhattan but did not meet Sunday as formal and intricate negotiations began for a transfer of power back to Aristide. Special U.N. mediator Dante Caputo, the French-educated former Argentine foreign minister, served as the intermediary between Aristide and the general who ousted him.
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