This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News for September 13, 2016.

In the headlines: Dominica’s biggest daytime Independence event returns; Trinidad and Tobago approves $17.5M in spending to combat violent crime and a long-awaited ceasefire has come into effect in Syria but concerns remain over how long it will hold.

News presented by Tasia Floissac and Sports by Garvin Richards with technical assistance from Hazary Williams.