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September 28, 1994 | DOYLE McMANUS and RONALD J. OSTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Bowing to Russia's desperate need for export earnings, the Clinton Administration is moving toward a decision to let Moscow sell a famous Russian product in the United States: handguns. As a result, the Makarov semiautomatic pistol, favorite side arm of KGB spies and Cold War bad guys, may soon come to a gun store near you. A U.S.
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September 28, 1994 | DOYLE McMANUS and RONALD J. OSTROW, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
Bowing to Russia's desperate need for export earnings, the Clinton Administration is moving toward a decision to let Moscow sell a famous Russian product in the United States: handguns. As a result, the Makarov semiautomatic pistol, favorite side arm of KGB spies and Cold War bad guys, may soon come to a gun store near you. A U.S.
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March 24, 1988
The Reagan Administration said it would be premature to impose new economic sanctions on Haiti because the new government of President Leslie F. Manigat "has shown a determination to move Haiti in a democratic direction. We should not expect perfection before we offer assistance," Richard N. Holwill, deputy assistant secretary of state, told a House Foreign Affairs subcommittee.
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February 5, 1992 | KENNETH FREED, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Bush Administration, reacting Tuesday to intense pressure from American businesses and a negative public relations image, relaxed the severe economic embargo imposed on Haiti after the military overthrow of this nation's first democratically elected president.
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February 5, 1992 | KENNETH FREED, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Bush Administration, reacting Tuesday to intense pressure from American businesses and a negative public relations image, relaxed the severe economic embargo imposed on Haiti after the military overthrow of this nation's first democratically elected president.
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October 30, 1991 | OSWALD JOHNSTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Bush Administration on Tuesday toughened U.S. sanctions against the military regime in Haiti by imposing an embargo on all trade between the two nations, except for certain food products and humanitarian assistance. The order, effective at midnight next Tuesday, was issued in Madrid, where President Bush is attending the opening of the Middle East peace conference. It marked the implementation of a resolution adopted unanimously by the Organization of American States on Oct.
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November 17, 1991 | KENNETH FREED, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Anyone who thinks economic embargoes don't work should come to Haiti, a land fast running out of fuel, electricity and patience. "This place is about to explode," is heard so often that it sounds like the national motto, along with, "The people just won't take much more."
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November 17, 1991 | KENNETH FREED, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Anyone who thinks economic embargoes don't work should come to Haiti, a land fast running out of fuel, electricity and patience. "This place is about to explode," is heard so often that it sounds like the national motto, along with, "The people just won't take much more."
NEWS
October 30, 1991 | OSWALD JOHNSTON, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Bush Administration on Tuesday toughened U.S. sanctions against the military regime in Haiti by imposing an embargo on all trade between the two nations, except for certain food products and humanitarian assistance. The order, effective at midnight next Tuesday, was issued in Madrid, where President Bush is attending the opening of the Middle East peace conference. It marked the implementation of a resolution adopted unanimously by the Organization of American States on Oct.
NEWS
November 22, 1988
The United States has released the equivalent of $20 million in Haitian currency to assist the Haitian government in health care and disaster-relief programs, according to State Department spokesman Charles Redman. Washington suspended all U.S. aid a year ago after an outbreak of election-day violence. Redman said expenditure of the funds will require U.S. approval. He said the Administration has also approved a $10-million loan guarantee last month to aid the commercial sale of U.S.
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