Do Caribbean Leaders Really Give A Damn About Their Diaspora?

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CaribWorldNews, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. June 10, 2010: Today, several Caribbean ministers will get another opportunity for a face-to-face with a top U.S. official, this time U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. Clinton is set to meet with the region`s foreign ministers in Barbados to discuss issues germane to […]

Court Gives Grenadian Immigrant Small Victory

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CaribWorldNews, PHILADELPHIA, PA, Thurs. June 10, 2010: A Grenadian national facing deportation has won a small victory in U.S. Appeals Court. The United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit recently granted Lenroy Brian Forteau the opportunity for a review of his case by the Board of Immigration Appeals`. Forteau, who […]

Antigua Gets IMF Loan

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Thurs. June 10, 2010: The International Monetary Fund this week approved a $117.8 million loan to Antigua and Barbuda, despite a lobbying effort to prevent the loan from several Americans affected by the Allen Stanford debacle. They said the money will help Antigua and Barbuda, a country […]

Haiti`s Quake Highlights The Plight Of The Disabled

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti, Weds. June 9, 2010:  `Once I went into a shop to buy a toothbrush` says Eder Romeus, his expression intense, pained. `The woman waved me away when she saw my crutches. She thought I was a beggar.` Such misunderstandings are common in the lives of handicapped people […]

Saint Vincent & The Grenadines Signs On To Ship Boarding Agreement

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CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Weds. June 9, 2010: The Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines yesterday signed on to the Proliferation Security Initiative Statement of Interdiction Principles through the conclusion of a ship boarding agreement. Officially titled `Agreement between the Government of the United States of America and the Government […]

DR Man Accused Of Terrorism

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CaribWorldNews, NEWARK, NJ, Weds. June 9, 2010: One of two men arrested at John F. Kennedy Airport Saturday night and accused of terrorism was actually born in the Dominican Republic. Reports indicate that self-proclaimed terrorist Carlos Eduardo `Omar` Almonte 24, is a native of Santiago, Dominican Republic. He migrated to […]

Trinidad & Tobago Gets 26-Member Cabinet

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CaribWorldNews, PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Tues. June 8, 2010: The People`s Partnership coalition government in Trinidad and Tobago, led by Prime Minister Kamla Persad Bissessar, on Friday revealed a 26-member Cabinet team. Among those taking the oath before President George Maxwell Richards was the Vice President of the Federation of International Football […]

Cocaine Seized Near Aruba

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CaribWorldNews, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Tues. June 8, 2010: U.S. authorities yesterday seized 3,269 pounds of cocaine near the Dutch dependent territory of Aruba. The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration said they seized the drugs some 34 miles northwest of the capital of the Dutch Caribbean island of Aruba from a […]