This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Friday 18th June, 2021

In the headlines:

Dominica has welcomed the re- appointment of the Secretary General of the United Nations

In the region, The Bahamas Health Minister has lamented low COVID-19 vaccination numbers in the country

Internationally, Israel to send one million vaccines to Palestinians in a swap deal

News was presented by Laila Langford and Sports by Garvin Richards, with technical assistance from Delma Semper.