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Why is the Dominican republic called the Dominican republic?

The island of Hispaniola was the first New World colony settled by Spain. After various attempts to plant colonies along the northern coast of the island, Spain's first perman (MORE)

Why did the US intervene in the Dominican Republic?

The US intervened in the Dominican Republic because a chaotic and  unstable political situation there was preventing the Dominican  Republic from paying back debts owed to t (MORE)