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62 Haitians on 42-Foot Boat Intercepted off Bahamas

GREAT BAHAMAS BANK (May 28, 2005)--Sixty-two Haitians on a 42-foot sail freighter were intercepted after being at sea for 10 days by Coast Guard...

Deported Jamaicans In Hiding, Fear Gang Reprisals

UK protesters against deportations As many as seven of the 17 Jamaicans who were deported on a Home Office charter flight on Tuesday have gone...

Jamaica Placed on EU Money Laundering Blacklist

Finance Minister Dr. Nigel Clarke has partly attributed Jamaica's money-laundering blacklisting by the European Union to a reclassification.   JAMAICA HAS been added to the European...

Venezuela Back Into Virus Fighting Quarantine

Caracas, Jun 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela returns on Monday to radical quarantine, in accordance with the seven working day scheme and the same isolation...

Russian Foreign Minister Accuses US of Illegal Cuba Sanctions

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, in a visit to Cuba, has denounced the US for violating international law by activating Title III of the...

Cubana Airline Forced to Cancel Routes

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba’s state airline Cubana says it is canceling routes to seven international destinations because of Trump administration sanctions on companies that...

3 Dead in Colombian Protests Against Government

  Three people were killed in Colombia  amid nationwide mass protests against the right-wing government of President...

Voting Machine Failure Suspends DR Elections

Dominican Republic’s nationwide municipal elections were suspended on Sunday due to a glitch in the electronic voting system, Central Electoral Board (JCE) announced, adding...

Carifesta 14: We liming by the Circus!

Port of Spain, Trinidad — Trinidad and Tobago is known for calypso, steelpan and a good lime. There is a theory that familiarity contributes to the...

PAHO Foundation changes name to ‘Uniting for Health Innovation’

PAHO Foundation changes name to ‘Uniting for Health Innovation’ From SKNIS BASSETERRE, St. Kitts - On Jan. 10, the PAHO Foundation changed its name to “Uniting...

Guyana’s Crucial Election Amidst Oil Boom

Pres. Davud Granger   Guyana’s general elections on March 2 come almost 15 months after President David Granger’s coalition, A Partnership for National Unity/Alliance for Change...

Tourism Chief Claims Jamaica has Bounced Back from Cook Collapse

London- Jamaica has become the first country to fully recover the lost airlift occasioned by the fallout from the collapse of the United Kingdom-based...

PR Quake May Cause SKN Seas to Rise

Sea levels around the Federation are expected to rise following A 6.4 magnitude earthquake that shook southern Puerto Rico Tuesday. According to Met Office officials...

Virus Effect: Mexico Desperate to Reboot Tourist Industry

A tourist fishes from the shore in Cancun, Mexico, Thursday, June 11, 2020. . (AP Photo/Victor Ruiz) MEXICO CITY (AP) — An irony of the...

Guyana: Environmental Safeguards Must a Priority for Oil Production

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, CMC – Director of the Department of Energy, Dr. Marck Bynoe says that as Guyana prepares for oil production in early 2020,...

More Mass Protests in Honduras Aimed at Ousting President

President Hernandez BBC- There have been violent clashes between police and protesters demanding the resignation of President Juan Orlando Hernández in Honduras. Thousands took to...

BVI Opposition MP Chooses Country Over Party

The Hon. Alvera Maduro-Caines ROAD TOWN, Tortola, BVI- Third term legislator, Sixth District Representative and Opposition Member with the National Democratic Party (NDP), the Honourable...

UN Climate Report: Doom for Island Nations If No Action on...

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Scientists behind a landmark study of the links between oceans, glaciers, ice caps and the climate delivered a stark warning...

Venezuela: Guaido Honored in DC, US Oil Execs. Arrested in Caracas

MIAMI (AP) — Six American oil executives under house arrest in Venezuela were rounded up by police hours after President Donald Trump met Venezuelan...

As Coronavirus Seeps Into Haiti, a DWB Medic Talks of the...

Aid workers in Haiti are bracing for a COVID-19 outbreak that may prove nearly impossible to contain. The Caribbean country has officially reported fewer than 20...

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