Barbadian or Bajan (colloquial) International Relations, Barbados International Relations
Disputes - international
: In 2005, Barbados and Trinidad and Tobago agreed to compulsory international arbitration that will result in a binding award challenging whether the northern limit of Trinidad and Tobago's and Venezuela's maritime boundary extends into Barbadian waters and the southern limit of Barbadian traditional fishing; joins other Caribbean states to counter Venezuela's claim that Aves Island sustains human habitation, a criterion under UNCLOS, which permits Venezuela to extend its EEZ/continental shelf over a large portion of the Caribbean SeaIllicit drugs
: One of many Caribbean transshipment points for narcotics bound for Europe and the US; offshore financial center
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