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  1. Rich, Poor Struggle to Shoulder Losses From Devastating StormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Voice of America

    ... year, researchers said Tuesday. The U.S. territory of Puerto Rico was ranked as the hardest-hit, and the island of Dominica came in third place after both were battered by Hurricane Maria last September, according to an annual climate risk index ...

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  2. 13th Tibetan Religious Leaders Conference indefinitely postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Newkerala.com

    ... to Tibetans by Government of India to enable international travel) and acquired a passport from the Commonwealth of Dominica for ease of travel and so needs an Indian visa to return. Last heard he is believed to be struggling to surrender his ...

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  3. Dominica denies claims of "plastic cabbage" on the islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | The Gleaner

    ROSEAU, Dominica, CMC -Agricultural officials have dismissed reports that "plastic" cabbage had been imported into Dominica as the island followed a number of Caribbean countries and banned the importation of romaine lettuce originating from the United States. "The cabbage is real cabbage.

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  4. EU providing funds to Dominica towards hurricane recoveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 26 | The Gleaner

    Dominica is to receive EC$24.7 million from the European Union , representing the first tranche of an EC$ 34-million package towards the reconstruction of the country following the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria last year. "This contribution from the European Union will assist us with the ongoing rehabilitation of communities throughout Dominica as we seek to reconstruct in a climate-resilient way," Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said.

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  5. National Cathedral Will be Built to the Glory of God - Akufo-AddoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Ghanamma.com

    ... ceeded as Bishop of Accra by Rev. Fr. Joseph Oliver Bowers SVD, JCL., an African-Caribbean from the Commonwealth of Dominica, who became the first black bishop of the Gold Coast.

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  6. New Caribbean Alliance Drives Clean Energy Funds Into Region To Replace DieselRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 19 | Forbes.com

    ... on islands already in financial difficulties. After the storms of 2017, Prime Ministers Roosevelt Skerrit of Dominica, Keith Mitchell of Grenada, Allen Chastanet of Saint Lucia and Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Bransonreached out to many ...

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  7. 'Living Nowhere'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 15 | LewRockwell.com

    ... on this latest blacklist, including our favorite citizenship-by-investment programs offered by the Commonwealth of Dominica and the Federation of St. Kitts & Nevis. The OECD asserts without proof that " identity cards and other documentation ...

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  8. In storm-hit Dominica, Creole music offers upliftRead the original story

    Nov 11, 2018 | Art Daily

    Mavado , Jamaican dancehall star, joined in the street festivities in Roseau, October 26., 2018 in Roseau, Dominica. Amid the kaleidoscope of colors of Dominica's capital Roseau, the streets pulsated with the sounds of African drums and steelpans, bamboo "boom pipes" and accordions.

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  9. In storm-hit Dominica, Creole music offers upliftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2018 | The Peninsula

    A street band performs during the World Music Creole Festival on October 26, 2018 in Roseau, Dominica. AFP / Gemma Handy Roseau: Amid the kaleidoscope of colors of Dominica's capital Roseau, the streets pulsated with the sounds of African drums and steelpans, bamboo "boom pipes" and accordions.

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  10. Confirmed: 10th country revokes recognition of KosovoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | B92

    ... added the head of Serbian diplomacy. So far, Kosovo's recognition has been revoked by Grenada, the Commonwealth of Dominica, Suriname, Liberia, Sao Tome and Principe, Guinea-Bissau, Burundi, Papua New Guinea, and Lesotho. Speaking about the Pristina ...

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  11. Dominica's Independence DayRead the original story

    Nov 4, 2018 | Holtville Tribune

    Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo: "On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer my congratulations to the people of Dominica as you celebrate 40 years of independence on November 3. "The people of Dominica exemplify strength, perseverance, and determination as your country continues to recover from last year's natural disasters. The United States remains a committed partner in supporting your recovery efforts.

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  12. Grenada 9th country to withdrow decision to recognize KosovoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | B92

    First Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Ivica Dacic announced on Sunday that Grenada is the ninth country that has withdrawn the recognition of Kosovo. On Friday, it was announced that the Commonwealth of Dominica, also a Caribbean state, was the 8th country to have revoked its recognition of Kosovo as an independent state.

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  13. Dominica strong...and getting strongerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | Trinadad Express

    IT must be impossible to visit Dominica without ever contemplating a tree. The journey from Douglas-A Charles Airport to Roseau, an hour by car at least, is a lazy man's nature hike in itself.

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  14. Another country no longer recognizes Kosovo - FM announcesRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2018 | B92

    The Commonwealth of Dominica, a Caribbean state, is the 8th country to have revoked its recognition of Kosovo as an independent state. Dacic broke the news to the agency Tanjug.

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  15. Press Releases: Dominica's Independence DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2018 | State Department

    On behalf of the Government of the United States, I offer my congratulations to the people of Dominica as you celebrate 40 years of independence on November 3. The people of Dominica exemplify strength, perseverance, and determination as your country continues to recover from last year's natural disasters. The United States remains a committed partner in supporting your recovery efforts.

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  16. Passengers will be able to help out in schools and communitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2018 | East Anglian Daily Times

    ... the students, as part of the school's meal provision. In September 2017, Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Dominica. More than one year on, the recovery process continues - and this tour offers a chance for Fred. Olsen guests to play their ...

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  17. Yasme Foundation Announces Supporting Grant to ARISS and Excellence AwardsRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2018 | QST

    ... Machesney, K1LI, and Michelle Guenard in recognition of their extraordinary efforts on behalf of Commonwealth of Dominica communities in the wake of the 2017 hurricane season. Their efforts included fund raising, delivery of communication equipment, ...

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  18. British Honorary Consul in Dominica receives awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2018 | Bajan Reporter

    Tina Alexander , the British Honorary Consul in the Commonwealth of Dominica, has been presented with the award of MBE by Her Royal Highness Princess Anne. The ceremony at Buckingham Palace earlier this week was attended by Tina's husband Harry, daughter Miriam and father.

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  19. Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley, right, speaks with Guyana President...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2018 | Trinidad Guardian

    Food shortages, higher food prices and unusual health threats may be looming following recent floods - but on the plus side various countries have reached out to Trinidad and Tobago offering assistance. Guyana, for instance, is offering help with agricultural supplies.

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  20. Rowley declines regional helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2018 | Trinadad Express

    ... y the Prime Minister of Jamaica, Andrew Holness, the Prime Minister of Barbados, Mia Mottley, the Prime Minister of Dominica, Roosevelt Skerrit, the Prime Minister of Grenada, Dr Keith Mitchell and the President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro.

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