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CCJ To Rule Next Week On Guyana Matter

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Thurs. July 2, 2020: The Caribbean Court of Justice, (CCJ), is set to rule on the Guyana election appeals case next week. President of the CCJ, Justice Adrian Saunders, stated at the conclusion of a long day of virtual arguments presented in the Guyana election matter ...

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Amid Protests, This Caribbean Nation Suspends Use Of A Top British Royal Honor

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Kate Chappell KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. July 1, 2020 (Reuters) – Jamaica has suspended the use of a badge representing one of the highest British royal honors, after anti-racism protesters decried its imagery of a white angel standing on the head of Satan depicted as a chained man with dark skin. Protesters in Jamaica and ...

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Guyana Wants World Court To Confirm Border With Venezuela

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, THE HAGUE, Netherlands, Weds. July 1, 2020: Guyana may be embroiled in its own election fiasco, but it took time out Tuesday to urge the world court, the International Court of Justice (ICJ), to confirm the border between Venezuela and the then-colony of British Guiana once and for all. The dispute goes back ...

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Almost One In Four LGBT+ Jamaicans Say They Have Lost Their Jobs To The Pandemic

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Kate Chappell KINGSTON, Jamaica, Weds. July 1, 2020: (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Paris Lewinsky has been taking hormones for almost a year and is starting to grow breasts. But the transgender Jamaican’s long-held dream of physically transitioning is now under threat, because she cannot afford the drugs she needs. Before the coronavirus hit, Lewinsky, ...

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In Brazil’s Amazon, A Growing Fear Of COVID-19 By The Indigenous People

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By Mauricio Angelo BRASILIA, Brazil, Weds. July 1, 2020 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Dozens of indigenous people in the Brazilian Amazon’s Javari Valley – an area the size of Switzerland and Denmark combined – have contracted COVID-19, with experts and officials warning the disease poses a huge threat to their lives and culture. The valley ...

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Man-Hee Lee Writes A Letter Regarding Shincheonji Members’ Plasma Donation: “Freeing The World Through Our Blood”

Caribbean News, Latin America News: CaribPR Wire, VIRGINIA BEACH, VA, Tues. June 30, 2020: Man Hee Lee, Chairman and Founder of Shincheonji Church of Jesus, the Temple of the Tabernacle of the Testimony (Shincheonji, has  expressed his gratitude to his church members and the city of Daegu, after 4,000 congregants volunteered to donate plasma after fully recovering from COVID-19. According to ...

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Blue Diamond Resorts Brings Mystique Resorts Under Royalton Luxury Resorts Umbrella

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, TALLAHASSEE, Fla., June 30, 2020: Blue Diamond Resorts has announced that Mystique Resorts will be re-branded under the Royalton Luxury Resorts umbrella as Mystique by Royalton. Effective immediately, Mystique Blue Boutique Suites and Mystique Royal St. Lucia will be re-branded as Mystique Holbox by Royalton and Mystique St. Lucia by Royalton. With picturesque ...

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Caribbean Roots Educator Named President Of A City University Of New York College

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. June 30, 2020: An educator whose roots extend through his maternal grandfather to the Caribbean, has been named the new president of the Borough of Manhattan Community College in New York, News Americas has learnt. Dr. Anthony E. Munroe will serve as president of the school effective Oct. 1st, ...

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This Caribbean Country Reopens Tomorrow; Here’s What Should Know

Caribbean News, Latin America News: By NAN Staff Writer News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. June 30, 2020:  A Caribbean country that has seen just 104 cases of coronavirus and none in weeks, is opening its doors to international travelers tomorrow. But they are taking no chances and the rules are strict as The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation ...

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Latin America Sees 19,000 New COVID-19 Cases In One Day

Caribbean News, Latin America News: News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Tues. June 30, 2020: There’s no letting up when it comes to the novel coronavirus in Latin America. On Monday, the region saw nearly 19,000 new cases, a New Americas tally showed.  This as the number of new deaths reached 651 on a single day. Brazil continues to lead the ...

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