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January 17th, 2018
Regional Pan-Africanists vow to protest any Trump visit to the Caribbean

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Regional Pan-Africanists and socialist groups have declared US President Donald Trump ‘persona non grata’ and have served notice that they will protest any attempt by him to visit the Caribbean, following offensive comments he reportedly made about Haiti, Africa and El Salvador.

January 3rd, 2018
Scientists get early look at hurricane damage to Caribbean coral reefs

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NEW YORK, United States, – When hurricanes Maria and Irma tore through the Caribbean, they not only wreaked havoc on land, but also devastated ocean ecosystems.

January 3rd, 2018
Two killed in plane crash in Turks & Caicos Islands

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PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos Islands- Investigations have begun into what caused a small plane to crash after taking off from the airport in Turks and Caicos’ capital, killing both people on board.

January 2nd, 2018
Nearly 17 years after ‘Life & Debt’ Jamaica remains in a precarious state

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KINGSTON, Jamaica- Tourist brochures and adverts paint a lush picture of Jamaica, a 4,411 square-mile “patch of land” that is sun-kissed beaches, blue skies, puffy clouds, cool breezes and pastel sunsets.

December 20th, 2017
UN special rapporteur uncovers link between colonialism & poverty in Puerto Rico

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Statement on Visit to the USA, by Professor Philip Alston, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights

December 17th, 2017
Hurricane-battered Puerto Rico now officially open for tourism

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SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Puerto Rico is open for tourism as it kicks-off its winter season on December 20, and just in time for the holidays.

December 17th, 2017
Bermuda a step closer to reversing Gay Marriage Rights

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HAMILTON, Bermuda – It now only requires Bermuda’s Governor John Rankin to assent to the Domestic Partnership Act for the British Overseas Territory to become the first country in the world to rollback gay marriage.

December 5th, 2017
Jamaican Pastor admits to sexual relations with underage girls

KINGSTON, Jamaica – A Moravian pastor in Jamaica will know in March next year what punishment he will face for having sex with two girls, both minors, after he admitted to committing the acts.

December 5th, 2017
St Kitts Gov't gives public servants a double salary bonus

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BASSETERRE, St Kitts and Nevis, – The St Kitts and Nevis Government is spreading some Christmas cheer in the public service this month.

November 28th, 2017
St Lucia Gov't moves to ban soft drinks in school

CASTRIES, St Lucia– The sale of soft drinks at schools across St Lucia could soon fizzle out.



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