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Dominica Observing First Anniversary Of Hurricane Maria

Dominica Observing First Anniversary Of Hurricane Maria

ROSEAU, Dominica, September 18, 2018 (CMC) – Dominica is observing the first anniversary of the devastation, caused by Hurricane Maria, last September, that killed at least 30 people, with Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit praising God and insisting that “considerable progress” ...

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Jamaica Bans Plastic Bags, Drinking Straws And Styrofoam

Jamaica Bans Plastic Bags, Drinking Straws And Styrofoam

KINGSTON, Jamaica, September 18, 2018 (CMC) – Yesterday, Jamaica became the latest Caribbean Community (CARICOM) country to announce a ban on Styrofoam, single-use plastic bags and drinking straws. Antigua and Barbuda, St. Lucia, Dominica, Trinidad and Tobago, Grenada and St. ...

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School Boy Shot And Killed In Jamaica

KINGSTON, Jamaica, September 18, 2018 (CMC) – Police are investigating the death of a 16-year-old student, who was shot and killed at his home, after unidentified gunmen, reportedly kicked open the door, yesterday. Police have identified the victim as Shamar ...

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UK Deploys Experts To Help With Storm Threats

UK Deploys Experts To Help With Storm Threats

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, September 13, 2018 (CMC) – The United Kingdom has deployed a team of specialists to the Caribbean, to help mitigate the impact of impending storms, threatening the British Overseas territories. According to Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson, 87 engineers, ...

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