This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Lunchtime News and Sports for Wednesday 02nd January, 2018

In the headlines: IOM to undertake the repairs of twelve emergency shelters across Dominica in 2019; In the region Raul Castro denounces US ‘confrontation’ as Cuba marks revolution; And Ireland criminalizes emotional abuse with new domestic violence law.

News was presented by Sheena Harry and Sports by Garvin Richards with technical assistance from Kimara Hurtault.