Petting zoo excellent idea

Dear Editor, In your SN edition Nov 01/13 I read Commissioner of the Protected Areas Commission, Damian Fernandes is planning to have a petting Zoo in the compound of the National Zoo and that most of the animals housed will be rescued animals.

We call on CARICOM governments to defend Caribbean people in the Dominican Republic in the face of this assault on their very lives

Dear Editor In late September 2013,  the Constitutional Court of the Dominican Republic made a ruling to deny citizenship to thousands of children, women and men of Haitian origin, many of  whose parents were brought to work in the Dominican Republic’s sugar industry,  and who would have been registered as Dominican.