The Dominican Republic (i/dəˌmɪnᵻkənrᵻˈpʌblɪk/; Spanish:República Dominicana[reˈpuβlika ðominiˈkana]) is a country on the island of Hispaniola, in the Greater Antilles archipelago in the Caribbean region. The western three-eighths of the island is occupied by the nation of Haiti, making Hispaniola one of two Caribbean islands, along with Saint Martin, that are shared by two countries. Both by area and population the Dominican Republic is the second-largest Caribbean nation (after Cuba), with 48,445 square kilometres (18,705sqmi) and nearly 10 million people, one million of whom live in the capital city Santo Domingo.
Further along the highway that connects Santo Domingo to the tourist peninsula of Saman� (northeast of the Dominican Republic), the water is flooding everything and about 145 kilometers from the capital, the military is preventing traffic on that highway, as EFE was able to verify.
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — A concrete wall along an avenue in the Dominican Republic's capital that collapsed over the weekend and killed nine people during heavy rains was poorly designed, experts said Monday ... Dominican Republic with heavy rains over the weekend.
A recently married woman and another pregnant person were among nine people who were killed when the vehicles were crushed by a concrete wall during a weekend rainstorm in the Dominican Republic...Omar Méndez (pictured) and his daughter Solange Méndez were among the nine people who were confirmed dead by Dominican Republic authorities.
“The Dominican RepublicEmbassy is thrilled to inaugurate this new air route by Arajet,” said FrankHans Dannenberg Dominican Republic Ambassador in Canada ... “This direct service opens a new door to the beaches, culture, architecture, and history of the capital of the Dominican Republic ... CARIBBEAN DOMINICAN REPUBLIC NORTH AMERICACANADA.
As the Nov ... They find one of the big questions working people want to discuss is the barbaric Hamas pogrom Oct. 7 in which over 1,400 Jews in Israel were slaughtered ... Senate from Florida ... 26 ... 26 ... When I was growing up in the Dominican Republic, I heard people express antisemitism,” Martinez said ... “Jew-hatred is worldwide under capitalism,” Evans replied.
It marked a first Pan American Games gold for the 31-year-old, who had initially won the tournament at Lima 2019 but was stripped of her medal after returning a positive doping test, with AnaRosa of the Dominican Republic reallocated as the victor.
Many Haitians have backed the government’s stance, including Marie-Enge Belizaire, 60, in the Tabarre community of the Haitian capital, who had been buying $20,000 worth of clothes monthly from the Dominican Republic for the past 20 years ... She said that even if the Dominican Republic opens its borders, she hopes the Haitian side will remain closed.