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Argentina calls on Venezuela and Guyana for a peaceful resolution to the Essequibo controversy

Saturday, January 12th 2019 - 10:39 UTC
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Argentina has called on Venezuela and Guyana to favour dialogue and a peaceful resolution, in conformity with International Law, regarding their territorial controversy over the region of Essequibo. Read full article


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  • Brit Bob

    The possession must be for a certain length of time. The 'Boundary between British Guiana and Venezuela, 50 years was found to be sufficient to create valid title. (British Guiana – Venezuela Boundary Dispute, 89 B.F.S.P. 157, (1896).
    Acquisitive Prescription is applicable as per Falklands. Falklands – Acquisitive Prescription(1 pg):

    Jan 12th, 2019 - 01:50 pm - Link - Report abuse +2
  • Chicureo

    Yes you're correct but I would not be surprised that just as the Argentine dictatorship invaded the Falklands to unify people dissatisfied, so possibly Maduro as well. Nothing unites a nation by starting a “patriotic” war.

    Jan 12th, 2019 - 04:22 pm - Link - Report abuse +2

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