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The SARSTOON RIVER (Spanish: Río Sarstún) is a river in the Toledo District of Belize
Belize
. It forms the country's southern boundary with Guatemala
Guatemala
.

The river's sources are in neighbouring Guatemala. It flows through the Guatemalan departments of Alta Verapaz and Izabal into Belize
Belize
and through Toledo to the Caribbean Sea .

The Sarstoon is the internationally accepted southern border between Belize
Belize
and Guatemala, although as part of the Belizean–Guatemalan territorial dispute since 1999 Guatemala
Guatemala
has claimed Belizean territory south of the Sibun River
River
.

SEE ALSO

* Sarstoon Island
Sarstoon Island

REFERENCES

* ^ Lauterpacht, Elihu; Stephen Schwebel; Shabtai Rosenne; Francisco Orrego Vicuña (November 2001). "Legal Opinion on Guatemala’s Territorial Claim to Belize" (PDF). p. 7. Retrieved 10 November 2012.

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