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Haiti, D.R.: Tensions Erupt

Categories: Caribbean, Latin America, Dominican Republic, Haiti, Environment, Food, History, International Relations, Law, Politics

“Tensions along the Haitian-Dominican border often revolve around environmental issues,” writes Repeating Islands [1], adding: “This was once again the scenario…as violence erupted in northwestern Dominican Republic after authorities destroyed plots planted with fruits and vegetables by Haitians on Dominican protected land.”