President goes on vacation

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    President Paula-Mae Weekes has gone on vacation.

    Newsday reports that the Office of the President said in a statement, she will be in Europe until August 15th, with one of her destinations expected to be Russia.

    President Weekes will then pay an official visit to Scotland, from August 16th to 18th, to attend the 69th Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in the Royal Gallery at Edinburgh Castle.

    The T&T Defence Force is performing there this year.

    In her absence, Senate President Christine Kangaloo will act as President.