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By Edition On Tuesday, September 13th, 2016
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Almost half of Venezuelans would leave the country if they could, poll finds

CARACAS - Last month 20 Venezuelans were arrested as they were trying to sneak into Curaçao, the island country in the southern Caribbean Sea, using a small boat — just like Cubans rafters do to make their way More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Work load Coast Guard increase caused by situation Venezuela

WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela promises to be an important issue in the upcoming debate on the Caribbean Coastguard. According to the Dutch Government, there are very few Venezuelan refugees to the islands. The Coast Guard More...

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By Edition On Monday, June 20th, 2016
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“Venezuelans will flee their country”

WILLEMSTAD - The mayor of Chacao in Venezuela, Ramon Muchacho this weekend warned the Caribbean islands and Colombia for a Venezuelan exodus. He made this statement in the Venezuelan media. This will certainly be More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 26th, 2016
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“Curaçao certainly not capable of handling 500 refugees”

WILLEMSTAD – During an interview with the Director of the Risk Management and Disaster Administration, who is also the National Disaster Coordinator, Lesley Fer, he indicated that the crisis management plan does More...

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By Edition On Thursday, May 19th, 2016
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Dutch MPs concerned about situation in Venezuela

THE HAGUE – The Dutch Members of Parliament are very concerned about the crisis in the largest neighboring country of the Dutch Kingdom, Venezuela. According to the MPs the Dutch government is underestimating More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, May 4th, 2016
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Red Cross: “Curaçao is ready for possible Venezuelan refugees”

WILLEMSTAD – Red Cross Curaçao is prepared for possible Venezuelan refugees. In the case the situation in Venezuela becomes worse, Curaçao could be confronted with people trying to flee from the South American More...

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By Edition On Monday, April 4th, 2016
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“Curaçao doesn’t know what to do with refugee”

WILLEMSTAD - Aktham Abu Fakher is the only Syrian refugees on the island. Because appropriate legislation is lacking, he was treated as illegal. He has been in the immigration barracks SDKK prison without anyone More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 15th, 2015
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10,000 Syrian refugees

Using unemployment statistics to manage political decisions from economy to immigration, residence permits, and preferred status legislature for Yu di Korsou ( 80/20 rule) is no longer adequate. The parameter is More...

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By Edition On Monday, September 28th, 2015
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Fear for wave of Venezuelan refugees

WILLEMSTAD - Venezuelan citizens in Curaçao and Aruba are sounding the alarm about the growing threat from the leftist regime in Venezuela for the Dutch Caribbean islands. This is according to a report by Edwin More...