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Jose González Espinosa, President of the Dominican Workers' Party (PTD), has welcomed the return of the former haitian President Jean Bertrand Aristide in his country after seven years of forced exile in South Africa.

Jose González Espinosa declared that in Latin America, a President, a General or an official who has committed a crime in the exercise of the their functions, should not be forced to live outside of their country, but should be judged by the justice and not be exiled as was Jean Bertrand Aristide.

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Wednesday, 16 March 2011 19:57

A 5.3 quake shakes Dominican Republic

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - A 5.3 magnitude earthquake shook the Dominican Republic this morning just days after experts warned that the country is at risk of experiencing a quake similar to the one that hit neighbouring Haiti last year.

The quake, which hit around 9:37 am about 77 miles east north east of La Romana, Dominican Republic at a depth of 0.6 km (0.4 miles), was measured at 5.3 magnitude by the Santo Domingo State University’s UASD Seismology Institute. The US Geological Survey initially put it at 5.0.

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Friday, 04 February 2011 12:38

Body of man found in Dominican Republic

Authorities in the Dominican Republic say they have found the decomposed body of a German man inside an airport along the country's north coast.

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Wednesday, 02 February 2011 20:45

Dominican Republic assured of Indian investment

India has assured the Dominican Republic that it will encourage Indian businessmen to invest in the Caribbean nation's hospitality, tourism, renewable energy sources, film industry and IT sectors.

Minister of State for External Affairs E. Ahamed says they would like to encourage Indian businessmen to invest in the Dominican Republic in potential areas for mutually beneficial partnership. There is enormous scope in renewable energy sources, hospitality, tourism, film industry and animation and IT sectors.

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A top United States State Department official has warned that the Dominican Republic could face sanctions for its “lack of commitment” in the fight against trafficking of Haitian children.

“The problem is that, in Dominican Republic, we haven’t seen cases against anybody,” said Luis CdeBaca, the State Department’s head of the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons.

“We tell the countries we deal with, that it would be good not only to arrest the traffickers, but the officials who serve as accomplices as well. But, in Dominican Republic, we don’t even have the first one, and that’s where the frustration is,”’ he added.

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Health officials in the Dominican Republic are investigating their first suspected death in a cholera outbreak that has killed more than 2,500 people in neighbouring Haiti.

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