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US President Trump’s 1st anniversary marked by government shutdown

US President Trump's 1st anniversary marked by government shutdown 1

Donald Trump mug the first anniversary of his inauguration on Saturday with his government in shutdown Trump has accused Democrats of being more concerned about illegal immigrants than they are about the country’s military or border safety this after disagreements between the two parties caused a government shutdown the suspension of many public services in…

COMMUNIQUE – 28th Inter-Sessional Meeting of CARICOM Heads of Government

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The Twenty-Eighth Inter-Sessional Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) was held at Georgetown, Guyana, on 16-17 February 2017.  The President of Guyana, His Excellency Brigadier (Ret’d) David Granger, chaired the proceedings. Other members of the Conference in attendance were Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Honourable Gaston Browne;…

Dominica PM says a coup was planned against his government

Dominica’s Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit accused Lennox Linton of Economic Terrorism

ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says the leadership of two opposition parties had planned to storm his office and “seize the seat of power” during Tuesday night’s disturbances that led to demonstrators setting fire to buildings and looting several businesses. In a radio and television address on Wednesday night, Skerrit said that…

Several arrested On Dominica as National Security Minister praises police

Several arrested On Dominica as National Security Minister praises police

ROSEAU, Dominica, Feb 8, CMC – National Security Minister Rayburn Blackmoore Wednesday praised the police for their “high degree of tolerance” after they used tear gas to disperse opposition supporters who had taken to the streets on Tuesday calling for the resignation of Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit and his Cabinet. “The Police Force demonstrated the…

Unrest roils Dominica after reports reveal government’s collusion with China, Iran

Unrest roils Dominica after reports reveal government’s collusion with China, Iran

U.S. national security officials were, on the night of Feb. 7, trying to determine whether an opening had arisen because of the sudden eruption of political unrest in Dominica to reverse the major diplomatic and intelligence gains of the past decade by the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in the Caribbean, the “third border” of…

Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens on Dominica

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U.S Embassy Bridgetown Emergency Message for U.S. Citizens February 06, 2017 Dominica The U.S. Embassy to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean advises U.S. citizens in Dominica of demonstrations potentially planned to occur near Upper Kennedy Avenue around 12 noon on Tuesday, 7 February 2017, according to opposition parties.  Even demonstrations intended to be peaceful can turn confrontational…