At least 11 dead in Haiti due to earthquake of 5.9 magnitude

PRINCE PORT. The 5.9 magnitude earthquake that occurred Saturday night north of Port de Paix, in the northwestern department of Haiti, caused at least 11 deaths, according to the government’s Secretary of State for Communication, Eddy Jackson Alexis. the agency Efe. The epicenter of the earthquake was recorded 20 kilometers north of Port-de-Paix (in the…

US recalls Dominican Republic, El Salvador, Panama diplomats

WASHINGTON – The United States has recalled its envoys to the Dominican Republic, El Salvador and Panama after decisions by those nations to cut ties with Taiwan in favor of diplomatic relations with China. The State Department says it has called back Ambassador to the Dominican Republic Robin Bernstein, Ambassador to El Salvador Jean Manes,…