WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says the world has lost an influential, courageous and 'profoundly good' man with the death of anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela.
Obama says Mandela "no longer belongs to us. He belongs to the ages." Mandela died Thursday at the age of 95.
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CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) – Two Dominican nationals are due to appear in court later this week after police said they had seized more than 1,400 pounds of marijuana on a pirogue south of the island over the weekend.
In a statement Monday, the police did not give the street value for the 1, 487.2 pounds of marijuana seized or the names of the two Dominican nationals.
It said that members of the Marine Unit had intercepted the blue, orange and black pirogue named “Von Von” on Friday about 8.2 nautical miles south of Gros Piton in Soufriere.
The police said they also seized the pirogue and that “charges are expected.
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