1. Guyana profile

    An overview of Guyana including key facts, political leaders, historical timeline and notes on the media

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  1. Guyana profile - Timeline

    …A chronology of key events: 1498 - Christopher Columbus sights Guyana. 1580…

    …A chronology of key events: 1498 - Christopher Columbus sights Guyana. 1580… a foothold in Guyana, including armed bases, and imports slaves from Africa to work…

    …A chronology of key events: 1498 - Christopher Columbus sights Guyana. 1580… a foothold in Guyana, including armed bases, and imports slaves from Africa to work… on the sugar plantations. 1780-1813 - Guyana changes hands several times between the Dutch…

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  2. Guyana country profile

    …Sandwiched between Venezuela and Suriname, the former British colony of Guyana

    …Sandwiched between Venezuela and Suriname, the former British colony of Guyana… in 1966, Guyana has seen tense relations between its citizens of African and Indians…

    …Sandwiched between Venezuela and Suriname, the former British colony of Guyana… in 1966, Guyana has seen tense relations between its citizens of African and Indians… by BBC Monitoring FACTS Guyana facts LEADER President: David Granger Retired army…

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  3. Outlook: The Cowboy Bringing Care to Millions

    … in adventure and ended up working as a cowboy in Guyana. He tells Matthew Bannister how…

    … in adventure and ended up working as a cowboy in Guyana. He tells Matthew Bannister how…

    … in adventure and ended up working as a cowboy in Guyana. He tells Matthew Bannister how…

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  4. Outlook: The Cowboy Bringing Care to Millions

    … in adventure and ended up working as a cowboy in Guyana. He tells Matthew Bannister how…

    … in adventure and ended up working as a cowboy in Guyana. He tells Matthew Bannister how…

    … in adventure and ended up working as a cowboy in Guyana. He tells Matthew Bannister how…

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  5. Drone footage shows Guyana prison fire aftermath

    …The authorities blamed inmates for starting the fire on Sunday at the country's…

    …The authorities blamed inmates for starting the fire on Sunday at the country's largest prison. One prison officer died in the fire.…

    …The authorities blamed inmates for starting the fire on Sunday at the country's largest prison. One prison officer died in the fire.…

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  6. Guyana: Inmates escape as prison burns

    Guyana's largest prison goes up in flames, with authorities blaming inmates…

    Guyana's largest prison goes up in flames, with authorities blaming inmates…

    Guyana's largest prison goes up in flames, with authorities blaming inmates…

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  7. The Life Swap Adventure: Series 1: Guyana/London

    …. When Lionel comes to London from a remote jungle in Guyana, he is immediately…

    …. When Lionel comes to London from a remote jungle in Guyana, he is immediately… in London and search for a better life there? He arrives in Guyana, in the middle…

    …. When Lionel comes to London from a remote jungle in Guyana, he is immediately… in London and search for a better life there? He arrives in Guyana, in the middle…

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  8. Guyana's transgender activists fight archaic law

    …As a transgender woman living in Guyana, Petronella Trotman has grown…

    …As a transgender woman living in Guyana, Petronella Trotman has grown… with some glass bottles and pelted me down." "It happens a lot here in Guyana

    …As a transgender woman living in Guyana, Petronella Trotman has grown… with some glass bottles and pelted me down." "It happens a lot here in Guyana… justice as a transgender woman is not easy in Guyana due to a colonial-era law, now…

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  9. Business Matters: Strike in Guyana hits French Elections

    …We find out why strikes in Guyana have become the latest issue for France's…

    …We find out why strikes in Guyana have become the latest issue for France's… Guyana, Credit: Jody Amiet/AFP/Getty Images)…

    …We find out why strikes in Guyana have become the latest issue for France's… Guyana, Credit: Jody Amiet/AFP/Getty Images)…

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  10. Chris Nurse: Sutton United re-sign Guyana international midfielder

    …National League side Sutton United have re-signed Guyana international…

    …National League side Sutton United have re-signed Guyana international…

    …National League side Sutton United have re-signed Guyana international…

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