Justice and Sovereignty: the Dispute over the Essequibo Strip

An infographic examining the long history of the unsettled border controversy between Venezuela and Guyana.

The unsolved border dispute between Venezuela and Guyana sparked renewed tensions in recent weeks. The two governments have engaged in a war of words, military presence has increased, as well as fears of US intervention.

The following infographic recaps the main chapters of the longstanding controversy over the resource-rich Essequibo Strip.

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