This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Thursday 12th August, 2021

In the headlines:

Dominicans encouraged to adhere to the curfew order ahead of shutdown this weekend

In news from the region, former Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda Sir Lester Bird to be laid to rest on August 26

Internationally, the US and UK to send over 3,000 troops to Afghanistan to evacuate personnel

News and Sports were presented by Jair Pendenque, with technical assistance from Miguel Labadie.