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    Suriname Transnational Issues - 2004
    https://immigration-usa.com/wfb2004/suriname/suriname_issues.html
    SOURCE: 2004 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Disputes - international:
      area claimed by French Guiana between Riviere Litani and Riviere Marouini (both headwaters of the Lawa); Suriname claims a triangle of land between the New and Kutari/Koetari Rivers in a historic dispute over the headwaters of the Courantyne; Guyana seeks UNCLOS arbitration to resolve the long-standing dispute with Suriname over the axis of the territorial sea boundary in potentially oil-rich waters

      Illicit drugs:
      growing transshipment point for South American drugs destined for Europe and Brazil; transshipment point for arms-for-drugs dealing


      NOTE: The information regarding Suriname on this page is re-published from the 2004 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Suriname Transnational Issues 2004 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Suriname Transnational Issues 2004 should be addressed to the CIA.

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