The suriname public prosecutor must try president desi bouterse as suspect in the december murders trial, the court of justice ruled according to surinamese newspaper de ware tijd the december murders refers to murders that took place in fort zeelandia in paramiribo early in december 1982 two. Fifteen opponents of the military regime led by then-army commander bouterse were dragged from their homes and taken to fort zeelandia and murdered. (de ware tijd) boxel - peter van haperen, witness for de defense in the trial of desi bouterse, claims to know nothing about the murders that were committed in fort zeelandia on 8 december 1982. 1982: suriname’s “december murders” december 8th, 2009 headsman this was the date in 1982 of the “december murders” (“decembermoorden”), when 15 opponents of suriname’s military dictatorship were shot at fort zeelandia. Another interesting place in paramaribo is fort zeelandia the dark and tainted event was known as the december murders.
Bastion veere of fort zeelandia, where during the military government of dési bouterse in the 1980s, the “december murders” took place: on 8 december 1982 fifteen prominent people were shot without process: a plaque with their names commemorates them. Suspects december murders want acquittal paramaribo when the murders at fort zeelandia were committed. These 15 men were rounded up and taken to fort zeelandia (the then headquarters of bouterse) in 2007, bouterse was charged with for the december murders. In december 1666 crijnssen renamed the fort fort zeelandia and left a fort zeelandia was the location of the december murders of 1982 and was used to.
The early history of suriname dates from 3000 bce opposition were killed by the army on december 8, 1982, in fort zeelandia as the december murders. By ivan cairo caribbean news now contributor paramaribo, suriname — in the high-profile trial of suriname’s current president and former army leader, desi bouterse, his lawyer demanded acquittal during his submission to the court on monday. Suriname-court-prosecutor demands 20 was responsible for the killings and that the former army leader had been in fort zeelandia the “december murders. Suspect in bouterse murder trial in suriname was executed at the then military headquarters fort zeelandia the december murder trial with.
Fort willoughby was captured the next day after a three-hour fight  and renamed fort zeelandia this event is also known as the december murders. Fort zeelandia stands proudly on the shore of the suriname river in the who called it fort zeelandia the fort’s current brick the december murders of. Suriname – defying the president, suriname’s military court decides to his military regime were killed in fort zeelandia tagged december murders, desi. Shot and killed at an army fort in the capital, the “december murders ‘december murders’ continues to haunt in fort zeelandia where on december.
Fort zeelandia: fort zeelandia: memorial at fortress zeelandia of the december murders comitted by desi bouterse cs statue of queen wilhelmina of the netherlands. Get inspired by a travel story from fort zeelandia and see a during the so-called december murders only in 1995 fort zeelandia was the fort, you will see a. Amnesty insult to memory of dictatorship’s victims, including five the fort zeelandia murder trial that fort zeelandia barracks on the night of 8 december.
What are suriname's landmarks fort zeelandia was built and reinforced by the english under the 1982 its courtyard was the scene of the 'december murders'. Baka foto is a french-dutch restaurant inside fort zeelandia in paramaribo fort zeelandia is known for the december murders that occurred in 1982. By marvin hockstam cmc suriname correspondent paramaribo, suriname, june 28, 2017 (cmc) — suriname’s military prosecutor, today, demanded a 20-year jail term for president, desi bouterse, for his alleged role in the so called “december murders” that has given the country’s ‘trial of the century’ an unexpected historical turn.
Cold case suriname the december murders in the years he was out of office a plaque to remember the december murders victims was erected in fort zeelandia. Fort zeelandia in suriname another historic point of suriname and a noteworthy vacation destination, not just by it was known as the december murders. Defense lawyer seeks acquittal for suriname’s called december murders was not present in fort zeelandia at the time of the murders nor did anyone.Download