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island, Africa: see São Tomé and PrincipeSão Tomé and Principe
, officially Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Principe, republic (2005 est. pop. 187,000), 372 sq mi (964 sq km), W Africa, in the Gulf of Guinea, consisting of the island of São Tomé (c.
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an island in the Gulf of Guinea off the west coast of Africa. Together with the island of São Tomé it constitutes the Portuguese possession of Sao Tome and Principe. Principe has an area of 128 sq km and is formed mainly from basalts. The maximum elevation is 948 m. Santo Antonio is the chief city.

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To the development partners, he said that that his country needed the support of the international community to support the transformational agenda, but he reiterated that first and foremost, the people of Sao Tome e Principe needed to rely on themselves and their assets.
The representative of Sao Tome and Principe expressed interest in teaching students of the country in educational institutions of Kazakhstan.
He shares provocative pictures in which he shows off his wonderful body, and his followers make him one of the most desired boys in El Principe," the same source added.
foreign assistance to Sao Tome and Principe is focused on improving the professionalism and capacity of the country's small military and coast guard and enhancing its maritime security efforts.
Nous reiterons notre position de principe inebranlable de solidarite avec le Royaume frere du Maroc en ce qui concerne l'importance de son integrite territoriale et la solution de la question du Sahara marocain conformement aux resolutions pertinentes du CS de l'ONU", a dit le ministre bahreini des Affaires etrangeres, Sheikh Khalid Bin Ahmed Bin Mohamed Al Khalifa.
John R Principe for inclusion in its highly selective list of Regional Top Doctors this year.
En particulier, ils voulaient examiner si un principe similaire a celui de la subsidiarite pouvait avoir une pertinence au sein des systemes federaux americain et canadien, ou le mot << subsidiarite >> ne paraissait pas dans les constitutions respectives.
La Charte des Nations Unies a consacre le principe de l'integrite territoriale dans son article 2, paragraphe 4, dans les termes suivants: [beaucoup moins que]Les membres de l'Organisation s'abstiennent, dans leurs relations internationales, de recourir a la menace ou a l'emploi de la force, soit contre l'integrite territoriale ou l'independance politique de tout Etat, soit de toute autre maniere incompatible avec les buts des Nations Unies[beaucoup plus grand que].
They also offer a huge range of great value holidays, accommodation options, car hire and travel insurance with prices at the Bahia Principe Tenerife Hotel starting from just pounds 42 per person per night based on two sharing.
Exorcising devils from the throne; Sao Tome and Principe in the chaos of democratization.