Recent CNN coverage of the Dominican Republic as a drug runners’ haven has led to increased concern over the impact of this on tourism, one of the staples of the Dominican economy. In truth, the Dominican Republic has always played its part in narcotra.
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Santo Domingo is the capital of the Dominican Republic. Founded in by Christopher Columbus, it is the oldest continuously inhabited European settlement in the Americas, with the America's first cathedral, hospital, customs house, and university.