This is a recording of the Dominica Broadcasting Station Morning News and Sports for Friday 13th August, 2021

In the headlines:

Dominica’s National Epidemiologist reported a further spike in COVID-19 cases

In news from the region, PAHO appeals to Caribbean people to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Internationally, thousands of Afghans seek refuge in the capital Kabul as the militants seize more cities

News and Sports were presented by Ivona Jno Baptiste Lugay, with technical assistance from Steven Dangleben.