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Suriname
   has the capital   
Paramaribo
The area was settled by the British in 1630, and in 1650 the city became the capital of the new English colony. The area changed hands often between the British and Dutch but was under Dutch rule from 1815 until the independence of Suriname in 1975. The citizens are chiefly of Asian Indian, indigenous, African, and Dutch descent.
Suriname
   is the site of   
Historic Inner City of Paramaribo
Paramaribo
   is at   
5°52'N 55°10'W
Suriname
Paramaribo, Suriname
   is at   
05°50'N 55°10'W
Sucre, Quito, Paramaribo, Asuncion
   are all   
South American Capitals






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