|Short name||Sint Maarten|
Sint Maarten was part of the Netherlands Antilles, a colony of the Netherlands, until 2010-10-10. On that date it became an autonomous country within the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
Discovered by Columbus on 1493-11-11, feast day of Saint Martin de Tours
Sint Maarten has no known administrative divisions.
The country consists of the southern part of an island called Sint Maarten by the Dutch and Saint Martin by the French.
2010-10-10: Sint Maarten was split from the former Netherlands Antilles. In its previous status, its HASC
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