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Guyana and Venezuela restore envoys

Monday, September 28th 2015, 10:13
related countries: United States United States, Venezuela Venezuela

South American neighbours Venezuela and Guyana agree to restore ambassadors, despite a dispute over the region west of the Essequibo river.
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Guyana attacks Venezuela 'escalation'

Wednesday, September 23rd 2015, 1:08
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

Guyana's President David Granger says Venezuela has deployed troops along the oil-rich border area in a "dangerous escalation".
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Venezuela in oil spat with Guyana

Wednesday, June 10th 2015, 11:32
related countries: United States United States

Venezuela demands that neighbouring Guyana stop US oil company Exxon from carrying out oil exploration in disputed waters.
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Ex-general wins Guyana election

Friday, May 15th 2015, 4:06

Guyana's ruling party has lost power for the first time in 23 years following the election of retired army general David Granger as president.
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Guyana votes in general election

Tuesday, May 12th 2015, 0:15

Polls close in Guyana after an early general election which could see the defeat of the governing party after more than 20 years in power.
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Guyana president suspends parliament

Tuesday, November 11th 2014, 0:11

The president of Guyana has suspended the national parliament to avoid MPs passing a vote of no confidence in his government.
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Jonestown remains found in Delaware

Thursday, August 7th 2014, 21:33

The cremated remains of nine victims of the 1978 mass cult suicide in Jonestown, Guyana, are found in a former funeral home in Delaware.
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US warning over Guyana flights

Monday, February 10th 2014, 0:14
related countries: United States United States
related places: Monday

The US advises its citizens in Guyana to avoid flying with Caribbean Airlines from Monday to Wednesday because of an "unconfirmed threat".
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Venezuela frees seized US ship

Tuesday, October 15th 2013, 15:40
related countries: United States United States, Venezuela Venezuela

The Venezuelan navy has released a US-operated ship it seized five days ago in a disputed maritime area off the coast of Guyana, the ship's owners say.
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Obama promises US climate plan

Saturday, June 22nd 2013, 22:40
related countries: United States United States

US President Barack Obama promises to outline his plan to deal with climate change in a speech at Georgetown University on Tuesday.
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