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Student protests in Dominican Republic shut down universities

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

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Eight injured, several jailed amid charges students were armed

by David Holmes Morris

Tear gas filled the air and classes were suspended at universities in San Francisco de MacorĂ­s and Santo Domingo, in the Dominican Republic, during student protests on Thursday and Friday, March 11 and 12, primarily over physical conditions at the medical and engineering schools in San Francisco de MacorĂ­s, in the northeast of the country. (more…)