Preventing rages in Jamaica
Supporters of an alleged drug lord in Kingston, the Jamaican capital, are engaged in fierce gun battles with the safety forces.
A number of police stations got here underneath assault,and the federal government has imposed a state of emergency in components of the town.
The assaults got here after Jamaica stated it could extradite Christopher “Dudus” Coke, the alleged drug lord, to america, the place he faces medication and arms trafficking costs.
The extradition of Coke threatens to additional destabilise a rustic already rife with drugs-related violence.
Al Jazeera’s Rob Reynolds stories.[May 25, 2010]