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Prosecutors request year and a half to prepare case against Major General Adan Cáceres

State prosecutors requested 18 months preventive custody for those accused in the Operation Coral in the hearing on 5 May 2021. These are former head of the Security Corps of former President Danilo Medina, Major General Adan Caceres, lawyer-pastor Rossy Guzman and her son Tanner Flete Guzman, and police colonel Rafael Núñez de Aza and …
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Carlos Torres Robiou defends his innocence in corruption case affecting Cestur

The former director of the Tourism Security Corps (Cestur), Brigadier General Carlos Torres Robiou sat for an interview with Julissa Céspedes of CDN (Channel 37) that aired on Tuesday, 4 May 2021 to tell his side of the Operation Coral under investigation by the Attorney General Office. State prosecutors say that RD$3 billion in payments …
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Play basketball!

San Lazaro defeated Barrio Mejoramiento Social (Bameso) in the 45th National District Superior Basketball Tournament opening. Most of the best Dominican basketball players participate in the tournament. The general public was allowed inside the arena, keeping social distance protocols. Read more in Spanish:El Dia 6 May 2021
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New Cestur director: Air Force Colonel Roberto Acevedo Tejada

Defense Minister Lieutenant General Carlos Luciano Díaz Morfa named 43-year old Air Force Colonel Roberto Acevedo Tejada to head the Specialized Tourism Security Corps (Cestur). Acevedo replaces Air Force Brigadier General Pilot Juan Carlos Torres Robiu, who is under investigation for corruption in the Coral Operation case. Tourism Deputy Minister Patricia Mejía was present for …
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San Pedro city government keeps Robinson Canó garbage collection service

The Procurement Agency (DGCP) had annulled the contracting of the San Pedro de Macorís city government with a company owned by MLB baseball player Robinson Canó (RJC Clear) for irregularities in the contracting procedures. Nevertheless, the city government of San Pedro de Macoris says they will continue with the service. The decision of the Procurement …