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July 12, 2018

US officer quits after harassment over Puerto Rico shirt

A US police officer has quit amid an inquiry into his response to a woman who was racially harassed while wearing a Puerto Rican flag shirt . Mobile video shows the officer, Patrick Connor, appearing to ignore the woman's pleas that he…

Urgent Action Needed to Safeguard St Lucia’s Biodiversity

Wildlife conservationists consider it to be one of the most striking parrots of its kind. St Lucia’s best-known species, the endangered Amazon parrot, is recognized by its bright green plumage, purple forehead and dusty red-tipped feathers.…