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Santo Domingo.-  Dominican Republic and Bahamas officials will hammer out a technical cooperation agreement to protect the waters of the Caribbean Sea from drug traffickers.

Bahamas Foreign minister Frederick Audley Mitchell made the announcement after a meeting with president Danilo Medina in the National Palace Wednesday.

"We believe that we need to cooperate and try to stop the illegal trafficking of drugs through Caribbean waters," the diplomat said, noting that teams from both countries will meet in Nassau in around two weeks, to draft the pact to cooperate against poaching and illicit drugs.

The diplomat said other issues were discussed in his meeting with Medina, a boost in trade and the protection of marine resources among them.

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7 comment(s)
Written by: raulm, 1 Nov 2012 10:40 AM
From: United States
Who is going to poach it from them and there compadres!
Written by: dreamkiller, 1 Nov 2012 2:32 PM
From: Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Fighting Joseans lunacy .Stop Guillermo the commie thief in 2016
Just keep out the trashy Jamaicans.......problem solved
Written by: Ricardolito, 1 Nov 2012 6:23 PM
From: Dominican Republic, Zona Colonial
you know I rather like the Jamaicans ,,they have a good British background , play cricket exceptionally well and actually seem to smoke all their pot themselves rather than export it elsewhere
Written by: Ricardolito, 1 Nov 2012 6:26 PM
From: Dominican Republic, Zona Colonial
and of course they have produced these superb sprinters lead by Senor Bolt ,,oh my goodmess such joie de vivre ..I often wonder if they ever come down from the highs
Written by: DomRat, 1 Nov 2012 8:35 PM
From: Dominican Republic
Ah Jamaica, I alway have to back up to take the cia out of Jamacia.
Smoked up they maybe but they can surely put in a good days work and not injure themselves or others doing it. 'Reefer madness' is bull shit. It is no worse and probably better than alchol. Tax it if you must but the criminalizatrion of it causes disproportionate harm.
Written by: lovingit, 2 Nov 2012 6:39 PM
From: United States, Delaware
Ricardolito.. I know you've said in the past you are not Dominican, but I guess you been there long enough to know much about what goes one.. where are you from, Brit?
Written by: dreamkiller, 2 Nov 2012 10:18 PM
From: Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Fighting Joseans lunacy .Stop Guillermo the commie thief in 2016
The Jamaicans were big big exporters at one time with advanced growing techniques ,it can be grown with high strength anywhere......thus the rasta man has turned into Mr Bojangles
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