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FBI Seeks More Evidence In Defreitas Terror Plot

CaribWorldNews, GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Fri. April 16, 2010:  Agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation are in Guyana seeking to boost their evidence in the John F. Kennedy International Airport terror plot involving Guyanese accused Russell Defreitas. The agents will reportedly interview several people, including an opposition Georgetown city councilman, a businessman and several local Muslims, Assistant Police Chief Seelall Persaud ...

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U.S. Secretary Of State Promises To Help Caribbean End Dependence On Foreign Oil

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. April 16, 2010: U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has pledged the Obama administration`s aid to end Caribbean and Central American dependency on foreign oil. Clinton made the pledge Thursday as she addressed some 30 regional ministers at a meeting of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas, a program launched one year ago by ...

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D-Day To Mail Back 2010 Census Forms

CaribWorldNews, WASHINGTON, D.C., Fri. April 16, 2010: Today is the final day for Caribbean and other U.S. residents to return their completed 2010 Census forms. Residents are encouraged to promptly mail back their forms, because doing so would reduce the cost of administering the census by $1.5 billion. After the 2000 Census, the Census Bureau was able to return $305 ...

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Old Concept Of `Third World` Outdated – World Bank Prez.

CaribWorldNews, Washington, D.C., Thurs. April 15, 2010: Old concepts of the `Third World` no longer apply in the new multi-polar global economy and new approaches are needed to take account for the interests of developing countries, says World Bank Group President Robert B. Zoellick. In a speech ahead of the Spring Meetings of the World Bank, Zoellick said the global economic ...

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U.S. Defense Secretary In Barbados

CaribWorldNews, BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Fri. April 16, 2010: United States Defense Secretary, Robert Gates, is in Barbados today for a two-day official visit. Gates arrived in the island Thursday evening and is set to spend today meeting  meet with Prime Minister, David Thompson, as well as CARICOM leaders and Defense Ministers from six Organization of Eastern Caribbean States to discuss the ...

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Cubans Charged In Smuggling Involving Haitians, Jamaicans

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Thursday April 15, 2010: Two Cuban nationals were on Wednesday slapped with smuggling charges involving seven Jamaicans and five Haitians. Janoy Garcia-Prieto, 22, and Renier Perez-Hernandez, 24, both of Miami, were charged with alien smuggling, in the April 12, 2010 migrant smuggling venture, which resulted in the landing of 15 migrants and the grounding of a multi-million ...

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Caribbean Region Takes Action Against Garbage At Sea

CaribWorldNews, SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Thurs. April 15, 2010: The discharge of garbage by ships in the wider Caribbean region will be prohibited as of May 1, 2011, following decisive action by the International Maritime Organization. The decision was taken by the IMO`s Marine Environment Protection Committee at the organization`s 60th session on 22-26 March. With the adoption of an ...

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Caribbean Nationals In The U.S. Urged Not To Be Foolish

CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 9, 2010: Caribbean nationals across New York State and the U.S., who have yet to fill out and return their 2010 Census forms are being urged to not be foolish and squander the opportunity to truly stand up and count. There is still time for the form to the filled out and returned ...

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Haiti Could Hold Elections By Year End – Clinton

CaribWorldNews, MIAMI, FL, Thurs. April 15, 2010: Haiti should be able to hold general election by the end of this year, U.N. envoy Bill Clinton claimed yesterday. Clinton, in an interview with Reuters, said the election will need to be held since the quake shattered Caribbean nation need to have a legitimate government in place to oversee its multi-billion dollar ...

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