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News: Dominica

We have started to collect the most important news related to Dominica in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Dominica: news

Polish priest held over abuse claims

Monday, February 17th 2014, 17:43
related countries: Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, Poland Poland
related places: Police

Police in Poland arrest a Catholic priest suspected of committing sex offences against children in the Dominican Republic.
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Colombian navy in huge cocaine haul

Monday, November 4th 2013, 0:59
related countries: Colombia Colombia, United States United States

Following a tip-off from US anti-drugs agents, the Colombian navy makes a huge seizure of cocaine near the Dominican Republican.
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Priest sought over Dominican abuse

Friday, November 1st 2013, 10:46
related countries: Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, Poland Poland

Prosecutors in Dominican Republic seek the extradition from Poland of a priest accused of sexually abusing children in his care.
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Dominican Republic denies racism claim

Thursday, October 31st 2013, 7:46
related countries: Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic tries to allay immigrants' fears after a constitutional court ruling tightened citizenship rules in the Caribbean country.
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The Dominican ruling which could leave thousands stateless

Wednesday, October 9th 2013, 23:42

How a ruling by a Dominican court has left thousands in limbo
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Pope recalls envoy amid abuse claims

Wednesday, September 4th 2013, 20:00
related countries: Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

The Vatican recalls its envoy to the Dominican Republic and launched an investigation after local media accused him of sexually abusing children.
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Tropical Storm Chantal claims victim

Wednesday, July 10th 2013, 22:45
related countries: Dominican Republic Dominican Republic

One person is killed in the Dominican Republic as Tropical Storm Chantal skirts the southern coast of the island of Hispaniola.
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Dominican Republic mining halted

Tuesday, June 4th 2013, 1:57

The Dominican government says a project by mining giant Glencore Xstrata to explore for nickel in tropical forest would damage the environment.
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US lottery winner's $338m 'pure joy'

Tuesday, March 26th 2013, 21:02
related countries: United States United States

A Dominican immigrant and grocery shop-owner who won $338m (£223m) in a US lottery speaks of his "pure joy" at hitting the jackpot.
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VIDEO: 'I never thought I'd be on the streets'

Thursday, March 14th 2013, 14:54
related countries: Dominican Republic Dominican Republic, Spain Spain

Xiomara, an unemployed woman from the Dominican Republic who is living in Spain, is just one of thousands of people who have fallen victim to the country's strict property repossession legislation.
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