World: Dominican Republic declares Monday a non-working day to avoid risks due to the arrival of hurricane ‘Fiona’.

Fiona’ becomes a hurricane and threatens Puerto Rico and Dominican Republic

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Authorities in the Dominican Republic have declared this Monday as a non-working day as a measure aimed at avoiding risks in view of the imminent arrival of hurricane 'Fiona' to the Caribbean nation.

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Likewise, the Dominican government has also announced the suspension of classes on Monday and Tuesday in all universities and institutes, according to 'El Nacional'.

Along the same lines, the Judicial Power has announced the suspension of work in all the country's courts and administrative areas, a measure also followed by the Attorney General's Office.

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On the other hand, the Emergency Operations Center (COE) has urged the civil protection agencies to carry out "mandatory" evacuations in the locations under red and yellow alert and has called on the population to agree to the evictions "without any objection".

The National Meteorological Office of the Dominican Republic has indicated in its latest report that, according to forecasts, 'Fiona' will approach during midnight to Cape Engaño, the eastern end of the country.

Tropical Storm Fiona, which has temporarily knocked out power in Puerto Rico, has become a Category 1 hurricane, the lowest on a scale of 5, and is now threatening the Caribbean islands.

In fact, the neighboring island has already reported hundreds of people displaced by the storms, which have destroyed bridges, flooded roads and demolished homes.

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