Belize 2006

Yearbook 2006

Belize. The hope of a definitive solution to the old border dispute with Guatemala increased in February after a meeting of representatives of the two countries in Washington, organized by the American cooperation organization OAS. According to CountryAAH, major public holidays in Belize include Independence Day (September 21) and New Year (January 1). The new agreement included to include a maritime law expert and government officials from Honduras, who are neighbors to both countries, to participate in the final negotiations on the 12,000 km 2 large area of ​​Belize that Guatemala is claiming historically.