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Sao Tome and Principe Facts Info Stuff (ST):

Sao Tome and Principe Latitude Facts: 0.315 and Sao Tome and Principe Longitude Facts: 6.705

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  4. Suriname Category: Economy - Exports - partners (%): Canada 26.8%, Norway 20.2%, Belgium 9.2%, US 8.9%, UAE 7.9%, France 7.2% (2007)

  5. Saint Kitts and Nevis Category: Geography - Geographic coordinates: 17 20 N, 62 45 W

Sao Tome and Principe Regions are: Sao Tome

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