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Cape Air Launches Non-Stop Service Between Anguilla and San Juan

 HYANNIS, Mass., July 19 /PRNewswire/ — Cape Air adds a new island destination in the Caribbean with two daily flights between the Island of Anguilla and San Juan, Puerto Rico beginning on December 22, 2010. “This is our 13th year of providing inter-island service in the Caribbean and all of us at Cape Air are excited about our newest destination,” ...

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U.S. Wants Guyana Government To Investigate Phantom Death Squad

CaribWorldNews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Tues. July 20, 2010: A U.S. Charge d`Affaires in Guyana is urging the Bharrat Jagdeo government in the South American nations to fully investigate reports of a Phantom Death Squad. Charge d`Affaires Karen Williams told reporters at the U.S. embassy in Georgetown Monday that she hoped `necessary steps` will be taken by the ruling People`s Progressive Party/Civic ...

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Accused Guyana-Born Terrorist Hoped To Gain Financially From Plot

CaribWorldNews, BROOKLYN, NY, Tues. July 20, 2010: A 65-year-old Guyanese national, turned U.S. citizen, accused in a plot to blow up fuel lines at New York`s John F. Kennedy International Airport, reportedly hoped to benefit financially from the scheme. Testifying in the case of Russell Defreitas, the Guyana-born a former Evergreen Airlines cargo worker, New York City detective Robert Addonizio, ...

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Former Dictator Is New Suriname President

CaribWorldNews, PARAMARIBO, Suriname, Tues. July 20, 2010:  A former military dictator has again taken the reins of leadership in the South American nation of Suriname. Desi Bouterse, 64, was on Monday elected as President of the former Dutch colony after defeating Justice and Police Minister Chandrikapersad Santokhi during a parliamentary vote. His election comes even though he is now before ...

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Caribbean Politicians Need To Identify How to Engage With Britain

By David Jessop CaribWorldNews, LONDON, England, Tues. July 20, 2010: Britain has a new foreign policy.  Its coalition government has begun to enunciate a more pragmatic approach that recognises the ways in which the world has changed, political and economic relationships overlap and new centres of power are emerging. William Hague, the UK`s new Foreign Secretary, and a former leader ...

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Cape Air Launches Non-Stop Service Between Anguilla and San Juan

HYANNIS, Mass., July 19 /PRNewswire/ — Cape Air adds a new island destination in the Caribbean with two daily flights between the Island of Anguilla and San Juan, Puerto Rico beginning on December 22, 2010. `This is our 13th year of providing inter-island service in the Caribbean and all of us at Cape Air are excited about our newest destination,` ...

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Undocumented Haitian Nationals Reminded To Seek Temporary Protected Status

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Mon. July 19, 2010: Undocumented Haitian nationals in the U.S. still have the option to obtain a work permit and travel documents through the US` Temporary Protected Status program. Nationals now can register for this program through January 18, 2011, since the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has announced a six-month extension for the relief program, launched ...

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Reggae Artists Band Together In `I Am Jamaica` Campaign

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Mon. July 19, 2010: Reggae artists, Hopeton Lindo, Shaggy, Freddie McGregor, Marcia Griffiths, Courtney John, Peter Gee, Fiona, Sophia Brown and Anthony Cruz are among the entertainers who have come together to launch the `I Am Jamaica` Campaign. The campaign kicked-off simultaneously in the U.S., Jamaica, Canada, UK and other locations around the world with the international ...

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New York`s Top Reggae Event Canned For 2010

CaribWorldNews, Queens, NY, Mon. July 19, 2010: The global economic recession has claimed another victim – this time a top reggae festival in New York. Producers of the annual Irie Jamboree, one of the top reggae festivals in the U.S., said Friday they made the agonizing decision to forgo the seventh annual staging this year, citing the recession as one ...

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`Pablo Escobar` Of The Caribbean Nabbed

CaribWorldNews, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Mon. July 19, 2010: A 45-year old Puerto Rico national, dubbed the Pablo Escobar of the Caribbean, has been captured after a decade-long pursuit. Jose Figueroa Agosto, who was wanted on kidnapping, money laundering, drug trafficking and murder charges, was nabbed Saturday while driving through a working-class neighborhood in San Juan wearing a wig. Figueroa ...

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