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Rene Preval And Dominican President Leonel Fernandez

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Rene Preval And Dominican President Leonel Fernandez

Here is a picture of Leonel Fernandez , Dominican Republic president and Haitian President Rene Preval. The have been many conflicts between the two nations. The Dominican Republic occupies two-third of the island of Hispaniola, which is shares with Haiti. Spain ceded the colony to France in 1795. In 1801, Toussaint L'Ouverture conquered the Island. In 1808, the country revolted, setting the first republic. In 1814, Spain regained control and in 1821, Spain government was overthrown. In 844 Dominican Republic was conquered by the Haitians.

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