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The island nation of Aruba is a constituent country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands located 25 kilometers north of Venezuela. Aruba has an area of roughly 190 square kilometers and its name originates with the native Arawak language. The Dutch comprise the large…

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Ryan Andersen, “Aruba”, in: Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, General Editor Gerhard Robbers. Consulted online on 05 March 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-9749_elr_COM_000058>
First published online: 2015

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