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Antigua and Barbuda Reaffirms Commitment To Caricom, Despite LIAT Debacle

(Antigua Observer) “We are committed today as we were before,” Foreign Affairs Minister, EP Chet Greene said as he reiterated the government’s commitment to the preservation and development of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM), despite the ongoing issues stemming from LIAT’s impending liquidation.

On Saturday, members of the grouping flew the Caricom flag as part of Caricom Day celebrations, following Barbados’ move late last month.

“We are still members of Carico. We may still have an ongoing issue that is yet to be resolved on the respect of LIAT but does not in any way take away from our commitment to regional integration. As a matter of a fact, it is our belief in regional integration that has us spearheading this issue of LIAT because LIAT is quintessentially about integration and the movement of people across the region,” he remarked.

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