Saint Lucia 2005

North America

Yearbook 2005

Saint Lucia. In the spring, the CARICOM countries, which include Saint Lucia, installed the new Caribbean Court of Justice, which will settle disputes between Member States of the Caribbean Cooperation Organization and possibly replace the British Privy Council as the highest court in the country.

According to countryaah, Castries is the capital and one of the major cities within the country of St. Lucia. Former Prime Minister John Compton, 79, was elected in March as new leader of opposition Conservative United Workers’ Party. He was prime minister in 1964–1979 and 1982–1996.