November, 2011

Kamla: Death threats a plot to destabilise T&T

Guardian, Trinidad: Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar said yesterday that the assassination plot against her and three cabinet ministers might have been “personal in some respect,” but it was aimed at totally destabilising T&T.

IMF warning

Observer, Jamaica: The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says the present terms of the stand-by agreement with the Jamaican Government is not up for renegotiation.

Haiti’s terrible idea

Washington Post, USA: President Michel Martelly of Haiti has renewed his campaign promise to restore the nation’s army, which was abolished for good reasons 16 years ago. He’s set a Jan. 1 deadline for a commission to produce a blueprint for reestablishing a military force.