1. Suriname profile

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

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  1. Wild & Weird: Series 1: Animal Oddities

    … world that viewers have sent in, this time featuring the Suriname toad, which grows…

    … world that viewers have sent in, this time featuring the Suriname toad, which grows…

    … world that viewers have sent in, this time featuring the Suriname toad, which grows…

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  2. Suriname profile - Timeline

    … of Suriname. 1593 - Spanish explorers visit the area and name it Suriname, after…

    … of Suriname. 1593 - Spanish explorers visit the area and name it Suriname, after… permanent European settlement in Suriname, established by the British at Paramaribo…

    … of Suriname. 1593 - Spanish explorers visit the area and name it Suriname, after… permanent European settlement in Suriname, established by the British at Paramaribo… by Lord Francis Willoughby. Dutch rule 1667 - British cede their part of Suriname

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  3. Suriname country profile

    Suriname, once known as Dutch Guiana, is one of South America's smallest…

    Suriname, once known as Dutch Guiana, is one of South America's smallest… Suriname has endured coups and a civil war. Suriname is one of the most ethnically…

    Suriname, once known as Dutch Guiana, is one of South America's smallest… Suriname has endured coups and a civil war. Suriname is one of the most ethnically… Suriname facts LEADERS President: Desi Bouterse Former military leader Desi Bouterse…

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  4. FTSE 100 up despite IAG shares sliding 7%

    … and abandoned its Araku-1 exploration well in offshore Suriname. Across Europe, Spain's Ibex…

    … and abandoned its Araku-1 exploration well in offshore Suriname. Across Europe, Spain's Ibex…

    … and abandoned its Araku-1 exploration well in offshore Suriname. Across Europe, Spain's Ibex…

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  5. Guyana profile - Timeline

    … Jagan resigned for health reasons. 2000 - Long-running dispute with Suriname over…

    … Jagan resigned for health reasons. 2000 - Long-running dispute with Suriname over… the offshore border comes to a head when Surinam gunboats evict an oil exploration rig from…

    … Jagan resigned for health reasons. 2000 - Long-running dispute with Suriname over… the offshore border comes to a head when Surinam gunboats evict an oil exploration rig from…-running maritime border dispute between Guyana and neighbouring Suriname. 2004…

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  6. Suriname profile - Leaders

    … of Suriname in the 1980s and early 1990s, Desi Bouterse won enough parliamentary support…

    … of Suriname in the 1980s and early 1990s, Desi Bouterse won enough parliamentary support… in the May 2015 elections, ensuring that Suriname will have its first non-coalition…

    … of Suriname in the 1980s and early 1990s, Desi Bouterse won enough parliamentary support… in the May 2015 elections, ensuring that Suriname will have its first non-coalition… in the case. As head of state he is immune from prosecution abroad, and Suriname does…

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  7. World Cricket League: Suriname withdraw from Division Five tournament in Jersey

    Suriname have pulled out of May's World Cricket League Division Five tournament…

    Suriname have pulled out of May's World Cricket League Division Five tournament… in respect of a number of players," the ICC said in a statement. Suriname has also been…

    Suriname have pulled out of May's World Cricket League Division Five tournament… in respect of a number of players," the ICC said in a statement. Suriname has also been…

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  8. Suriname poll: Incumbent leader Bouterse's party ahead

    …Preliminary results from Monday's general election in Suriname suggest…

    …Preliminary results from Monday's general election in Suriname suggest… but controversial figure in Suriname. He ruled for seven years after seizing power in a coup…

    …Preliminary results from Monday's general election in Suriname suggest… but controversial figure in Suriname. He ruled for seven years after seizing power in a coup…

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  9. Weather - Suriname

    … Last updated at 15:24 Share this page Suriname Suriname, formerly Dutch Guiana…

    … Last updated at 15:24 Share this page Suriname Suriname, formerly Dutch Guiana…

    … Last updated at 15:24 Share this page Suriname Suriname, formerly Dutch Guiana…

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  10. World Cricket League: Guernsey beat Suriname by 44 runs

    … win over Suriname in Essex. David Hooper's 55, Matt Stokes' score of 42 and Tim…

    … win over Suriname in Essex. David Hooper's 55, Matt Stokes' score of 42 and Tim… as they bowled out Suriname for 195 in 47 overs. Guernsey will face Norway in Friday's semi…

    … win over Suriname in Essex. David Hooper's 55, Matt Stokes' score of 42 and Tim… as they bowled out Suriname for 195 in 47 overs. Guernsey will face Norway in Friday's semi…

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