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News: Dominican Republic

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Deaf children 'hear' whales through vibrations

Sunday, March 19th 2017, 8:37
related countries: Dominica Dominica

Vibrations allow deaf children in the Dominican Republic to "hear" whale song.
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Alec Baldwin's Trump act fools newspaper

Sunday, February 12th 2017, 7:57
related countries: Dominica Dominica

A national newspaper in the Dominican Republic apologises after using the wrong photo.
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Baseball stars killed in car crashes

Sunday, January 22nd 2017, 17:41
related countries: Dominica Dominica

World Series winner Yordano Ventura and former MLB player Andy Marte are killed in separate car crashes in the Dominican Republic.
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Hurricane Matthew continues deadly passage

Wednesday, October 5th 2016, 6:20
related countries: Dominica Dominica

Hurricane Matthew left at least four people dead after hitting the Dominican Republic.
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Duty to help?

Tuesday, July 26th 2016, 23:29
related countries: Dominica Dominica, Haiti Haiti

The BBC's Will Grant reports from the border between Haiti and the Dominican Republic on how the issue of migrants and their precarious situation at the border is dividing some in the Catholic Church.
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Dominican incumbent 'ahead in polls'

Monday, May 16th 2016, 2:20
related countries: Dominica Dominica

Early results in the Dominican Republic's presidential election give incumbent Danilo Medina a strong lead.
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Egypt extradites 'Air Cocaine' suspect

Friday, March 4th 2016, 5:23
related countries: Dominica Dominica, Egypt Egypt

Egypt extradites a Frenchman to the Dominican Republic for allegedly aiding the escape of two pilots sentenced in a drug case.
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Frenchman 'faces drug case extradition'

Saturday, February 27th 2016, 22:07
related countries: Dominica Dominica, Egypt Egypt

Egypt will extradite a Frenchman to the Dominican Republic for allegedly aiding the escape of two pilots sentenced in a drug case, his wife says.
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MEP 'helped fugitive French pilots'

Monday, November 23rd 2015, 10:59
related countries: Dominica Dominica, France France

A Dominican Republic judge issues arrest warrants for three Frenchmen, including an MEP, for allegedly helping two French pilots flee drug convictions.
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Fugitive French 'drugs pilots' held

Monday, November 2nd 2015, 16:46
related countries: Dominica Dominica, France France

Two French pilots who fled the Dominican Republic last week to escape a lengthy jail term for drug trafficking are arrested in France.
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