This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Thursday 19th August, 2021

In the headlines:

Police say 27 people have been charged over the last two weeks for breaching COVID-19 protocol

In news from the region, The Bahamas Prime Minister has called early elections

Internationally, Canada’s Prime Minister says it is unlikely that the country will be able to safely evacuate all Canadians from Afghanistan

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