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  1. OAS congratulates people of Suriname for exemplary civic spirit in 2015 general electionsRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... will keep Caribbean News Now fully independent. Please chip in to help support our work this year. PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- The electoral observation mission of the Organization of American States (OAS/EOM) has congratulated the citizens of Suriname ...

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  2. First count shows Bouterse party gets majority in SurinameRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Suriname President Desi Bouterse greets supporters as he leaves a polling station, after casting his ballot in the general election, in Paramaribo, Suriname, Monday, May 25, 2015.

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  3. First count shows Bouterse party gets majority in...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Saturday, May 23, 2015 photo, National Democratic Party supporters gather for a campaign rally in Paramaribo, Suriname. General elections were held on Monday, May 25, 2015, to choose a new Parliament.

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  4. Bouterse wins general elections in SurinameRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... and your support will keep Caribbean News Now fully independent. Please chip in to help support our work this year. Suriname President Desi Bouterse holds a baby after casting his ballot in Monday's general elections in Suriname. With his National ...

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  5. Parliaments set on resolving dispute regulation dilemmaRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | The Daily Herald

    ... relation of small island developing states (SIDS) regarding the current development policy applied in the Kingdom. Suriname election: Bouterse leads, but too early to tell Tuesday, 26 May 2015 PARAMARIBO--At 10:00pm Monday, three hours after polling ...

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  6. Officer arrested for murder relocated to prison in ArubaRead the original story

    May 25, 2015 | The Daily Herald

    ... shots were fired leaving Isidora dead on the street. The officer was suspended from his post after the incident. Suriname election: Bouterse leads, but too early to tell Tuesday, 26 May 2015 PARAMARIBO--At 10:00pm Monday, three hours after polling ...

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  7. Seven Seas Water donates to next DigiKidz schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | The Daily Herald

    ... looking forward to additional local and international support from the business community and charity foundations. Suriname election: Bouterse leads, but too early to tell Tuesday, 26 May 2015 PARAMARIBO--At 10:00pm Monday, three hours after polling ...

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  8. Strongman looms large as Suriname votesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Suriname voted in general elections Monday with its convicted drug trafficker president, Desi Bouterse, seeking to tighten his controversial grip on power. Bouterse, who has ruled the small South American country on and off since 1980, is looking to end his alliance with one-time nemesis Ronnie Brunswijk and preside over the first non-coalition democratic government in Suriname's history.

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  9. Suriname's Bouterse vies for second term in close electionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... By continuing to browse our site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. PARAMARIBO, May 25 (Reuters) - Suriname President Desi Bouterse, a former military ruler and convicted cocaine smuggler, is seeking a second term in the small South ...

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  10. Elections in Suriname to decide gov't for next 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | SFGate

    In this Sept. 2, 2010 file photo, Suriname's President Desi Bouterse speaks with journalists at the presidential cabinet office in Paramaribo, Suriname.

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  11. Suriname goes to the polls as president chooses youngest VPRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Please chip in to help support our work this year. By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- If incumbent President Desi Bouterse wins Sunday's general election in Suriname, the country could have its youngest vice ...

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  12. Chief of OAS electoral observation mission to Suriname arrives in ParamariboRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- The chief of the electoral observation mission of the Organization of American States to Suriname, Irene Klinger, arrived on Tuesday in Paramaribo. Klinger, who was designated by Secretary General Jos Miguel Insulza, met on Wednesday with Vice President Robert Ameerali and Minister of Foreign Affairs Winston Lackin.

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  13. Suriname president poised win general election according to pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Please chip in to help support our work this year. By Ray Chickrie Caribbean News Now contributor PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- Suriname will elect a new president and a 51-member national assembly on Monday when the country goes to the polls. Twenty-five ...

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  14. OAS deploys electoral observation mission to SurinameRead the original story

    May 19, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... will keep Caribbean News Now fully independent. Please chip in to help support our work this year. PARAMARIBO, Suriname -- The Organization of American States (OAS) has begun the deployment of an electoral observation mission (OAS/EOM) to observe ...

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  15. Harris adamant Guyana could reach Final Four at Caricom B/ball c/shipsRead the original story

    May 13, 2015 | Stabroek News

    Despite losing their recent international series to Suriname 2-1, Guyana men's basketball Head-Coach Darcel Harris said he is confident the team can still progress from the group stage at the 2015 Caribbean Basketball Confederation Championship. Guyana faced off with their Dutch rivals in a three-match international series in Paramaribo as part of their preparation for the regional tourney, which is slated to be in the British Virgin Islands from June 16th-20th.

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  16. Congressional Record Latest Daily Digest for Thursday, May 7, 2015Read the original story

    May 7, 2015 | Library of Congress

    ... to the Republic of Haiti. Edwin Richard Nolan, Jr., of Massachusetts, to be Ambassador to the Republic of Suriname. Karen Bollinger DeSalvo, of Louisiana, to be Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services. Routine lists in the Foreign Service. ...

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  17. Presidential Nominations and Withdrawal Sent to the SenateRead the original story

    May 7, 2015 | The White House

    ... to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Republic of Suriname. Juan M. Garcia III, of Texas, to be an Assistant Secretary of Defense, vice Jessica Lynn Wright, resigned, which was sent to the Senate ...

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  18. Surinamese Hinduism's enduring practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2015 | Switched

    ... Hinduism a few months ago , I focused primarily on the experiences of Hindus in Guyana and Trinidad. However, Suriname (formerly called Dutch Guiana), which borders Guyana, provides a great story of Hindu resilience and cultural diffusion. The ...

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  19. Suriname wins B/ball series against GuyanaRead the original story

    May 6, 2015 | Stabroek News

    Guyana lost their three-match international basketball series to Suriname going down in the final match by 41-71 on Sunday at the Ismay Van Wilgen Sports Hall in Paramaribo. Tied at 1-1 going into the final game, it was all about the hosts in the first quarter as they outscored the Guyanese by a 20-6 score line.

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  20. Guyana defeat Suriname, draws level in B/ball seriesRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Stabroek News

    Guyana drew level in their three match international basketball tour of Suriname, defeating the host nation in game two by a 57-50 score line on Saturday at the Anthony Nesty Indoor Stadium in Paramaribo. Losing their first fixture 63-59, Guyana's squad for the match featured Akeem Kanhai , Ryan Gullen, Dave Causway, Shelroy Thomas, Jermaine Slater, Travis Burnett, Harold Adams, Rudy James, Randy Richardson, Kurt Elias, Stephan Gillis and Chris Williams.

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