Dominican Republic

Dominican Republic flagThe Dominican Republic is a rustic within the Caribbean Islands. It makes up the japanese a part of the island of Hispaniola. It’s bordered on the west by Haiti. The Atlantic Ocean lies to the north and the Caribbean Sea to the south. Santo Domingo is the capital and largest metropolis.

About three-fourths of Santo Domingo’s individuals have each black African and white European ancestors. About one-tenth are black, and the remaining are white. Most Dominicans converse Spanish.

Almost two-thirds of the individuals stay in cities and cities. Most of them work in factories, within the authorities, or as fishers. Most nation individuals work on farms.

The Dominican Republic is mountainous. It has desert areas within the west and pine forests within the north. A plain referred to as the Vega Actual is the nation’s largest farming space.

Dominican Republic mapChristopher Columbus introduced the primary everlasting Spanish settlers to the Dominican Republic in 1493. Within the 1600’s, many settlers from different European nations moved in. Spain turned over the west finish of the island to the French in 1697. It later turned Haiti.

Within the early 1800’s, black slaves in Haiti took over the entire island. Dominican leaders revolted towards Haiti in 1844.

For years, army dictators and different leaders struggled for management of the nation. In 1965, the individuals ended the preventing. Since 1966, the individuals have elected their president and representatives.

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