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Dominican Republic shutters consular offices in Haiti due to attacks

Mar 04 2015

SANTO DOMINGO The Dominican Republic announced on Wednesday the temporary closure of its consular missions in neighbouring Haiti due to "recurring attacks" posing a danger to diplomats and staff.

Dominican Republic shutters consular offices in Haiti due to attacks

Mar 04 2015

SANTO DOMINGO The Dominican Republic announced on Wednesday the temporary closure of its consular missions in neighboring Haiti due to "recurring attacks" posing a danger to diplomats and staff.

Dominican Republic pays off Venezuelan oil debt at hefty discount

Jan 30 2015

SANTO DOMINGO, Jan 30 The Dominican Republic paid $1.93 billion to satisfy a $4 billion debt to PDVSA , Venezuela's state oil company, using the proceeds of a bond sale after negotiations with the PetroCaribe oil program, a Dominican official said late Thursday.

Police investigating death of Cardinals prospect Taveras

Oct 27 2014

SANTO DOMINGO St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny on Monday called the death of Oscar Taveras, a top prospect killed in a car accident, "a horrible loss of a life."

At least four dead in escape bid at Dominican Republic jail

Oct 24 2014

SANTO DOMINGO At least four prisoners were killed and nine others wounded, including two guards, after an attempted mass escape at a prison in the southern Dominican Republic, officials said on Friday.

At least four dead in escape bid at Dominican Republic jail

Oct 24 2014

SANTO DOMINGO At least four prisoners were killed and nine others wounded, including two guards, after an attempted mass escape at a prison in the southern Dominican Republic, officials said on Friday.

At least four dead in escape bid at model Dominican Republic jail

Oct 24 2014

SANTO DOMINGO At least four prisoners were killed and several others wounded by gunfire after an attempted mass escape at a prison in the southern Dominican Republic, officials said on Friday.

At least four dead in escape bid at model Dominican Republic jail

Oct 24 2014

SANTO DOMINGO At least four prisoners were killed and several others wounded by gunfire after an attempted mass escape at a prison in the southern Dominican Republic, officials said on Friday.

Dominican Republic mourns death of fashion icon Oscar de la Renta

Oct 21 2014

SANTO DOMINGO Government officials, artists and citizens on Tuesday mourned the death of Oscar de la Renta, the fashion designer who raised the profile of the Caribbean nation where he was born and which he supported throughout his life.

Dominican Republic mourns death of fashion icon Oscar de la Renta

Oct 21 2014

SANTO DOMINGO Government officials, artists and citizens on Tuesday mourned the death of Oscar de la Renta, the fashion designer who raised the profile of the Caribbean nation where he was born and which he supported throughout his life.

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