Daily Archives: Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 17:31

Killing of West Berbice youths: Police deny Argentine expert’s claims that he wasn’t offered info, didn’t meet Crime Chief

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 20:56 by Denis Chabrol The Guyana Police Force on Tuesday rejected claims that appeared to have been made by Argentine Forensic Anthropologist, Dr. Luis Fondebrider that he was never offered forensic reports and videos of the autopsies conducted on the bodies of the Henry cousins and Haresh Singh who were killed in early ...

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Fuel tanker trucks destroyed by fire at Parika

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 16:48 by Denis Chabrol Two fuel tankers trucks were Tuesday morning destroyed by fire of unknown origin at Parika-Salem, East Bank Essequibo. Police say the tankers belong to 39-year old Nazhir Khan of Tuschen New Scheme, East Bank Essequibo One of the truck drivers, 40 year-old Zahir Villa, was burnt to his hands. ...

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CARICOM, OAS supporting Guyana against Venezuela’s latest aggression

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 15:47 by Denis Chabrol As Guyana relies heavily on diplomatic pressure to again force Venezuela to withdraw a decree that unilaterally takes in  marine space and resources offshore the Essequibo Region, Chief-of-Staff of the Guyana Defence Force (GDF), Brigadier Godfrey Bess said already major regional and international organisations are supporting his country. He ...

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US not planning military bases in the Western Hemisphere- SOUTHCOM Commander

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 14:56 by Denis Chabrol The United States Defence Department on Tuesday ruled out establishing a military base in Guyana or elsewhere in the Americas, but maintained that it would work with other nations to preserve democracy, promote human rights and fight transnational crime. Commander of the Defence Department’s Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) Admiral Craig ...

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Venezuelans fire at police after robbing Guyanese businessman, wife of guns, ammo, GYD$million, jewellery

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 14:41 by Denis Chabrol A businessman and his wife were Monday night robbed of two guns, GYD$10 million and jewellery by three Venezuelans who escaped by boat to Imbotero near the border with neighbouring Spanish-speaking nation, Guyanese police said. The robbery victims are 56-year old Elroy Allam and his 22-year old reputed wife, ...

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More police officers challenge promotion bypass

Last Updated on Tuesday, 12 January 2021, 10:56 by Denis Chabrol Several more Guyanese police officers have moved to the High Court to challenge their being bypassed for promotion because of pending disciplinary proceedings against them. Added to Senior Superintendent Calvin Brutus  are now Inspector Prem Narine, Deputy Superintendent Ravindra Stanley, Assistant Superintendent Shevon Jupiter, officers Dennis Stephen, Hugh Winter ...

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