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USCG helps Royal Netherlands Navy seize 1,500 pounds of cocaine in Caribbean Sea

uscgSan Juan, Puerto Rico, Thursday June 20, 2013 – The United States Coast Guard along with the Royal Netherlands Navy has seized 1,517 pounds of cocaine, with a street value of about US$24 million, from a go-fast vessel in the Caribbean Sea.

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Bahamas officials to address cruise industry's crime concern

bahamasThe Ministry of Tourism, the police and major cruise lines are working on a white paper on crime that will specifically address how to prevent crime in tourist areas, Bahamas Minister of Tourism Obie Wilchcombe said. This comes after several cruise lines that visit The Bahamas began issuing crime warnings to their passengers.

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Overseas Territory Leaders Agree To Increased Tax Transparency

Tax20picLeaders of Britain’s overseas territories on Saturday agreed to back British Prime Minister David Cameron’s G8 initiative on tax, trade and transparency.

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Brazilian protesters to take a break as more security hits the streets

brazil-0619-horizontal-galleryAfter a chorus of cries for social justice echoed through the streets of Brazil for days, protesters called for a time out Wednesday. Despite the anticipated lull in street marches, the government will beef up security with the deployment of elite police officers and firefighters.

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Antigua-Barbuda MP Wins High Court Judgement Against Publisher

asot michaelSt Peter parliamentary representative, Asot Michael, has been awarded judgment by the high court in Antigua and Barbuda against Ofer Shaked and Caribarena Printing and Publishing, the publishers of the internet portal that operates under the name Caribarena.

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  • Caribbean-Nigeria connection expands to St Lucia CASTRIES, St Lucia - Following our article on Monday concerning the reported connection between the 'New face of crime in Nigeria' Alhaji Dahiru Barau Mangal, the owner of Nigerian charter airline MaxAir,...
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