December 27, 2013
Democracy at Risk for All Dominicans
Roger Noriega, Miami Herald
The Associated Press
The international community has justifiably condemned a decision by the supreme court of the Dominican Republic revoking the citizenship of as many as 350,000 Dominicans of Haitian descent. Unfortunately, that decision in September was just the latest in a pattern of cynical, partisan actions that threaten the rule of law and economic growth in that nation.
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