This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Evening News and Sports for Tuesday 17th August, 2021

In the headlines:

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says Dominica’s first COVID- related death presents an opportunity for national reflection

In news from the region, Jamaica and St. Lucia to receive more than 200,000 doses of the Pfizer vaccine from the United States

Internationally, the UK to welcome 20,000 Afghans amid the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan

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