This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News for August 29, 2017.

In the headlines: Trade, Employment and Energy Minister, Ian Douglas in Cuba undergoing medical treatment; regional and international HIV experts convene in Barbados with a focus to refine advocacy and approaches to end aids in the Caribbean and US President Trump says all options are on the table following North Korea’s missile launch over Japan this morning.

News presented by Tasia Floissac with sports by Sharome Burton and technical assistance from Midian Pacquette.