American Virgin Islands


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Noun1.American Virgin Islands - more than 130 southeastern Virgin IslandsAmerican Virgin Islands - more than 130 southeastern Virgin Islands; a dependent territory of the United States
Virgin Islands - a group of islands in northeastern West Indies (east of Puerto Rico) discovered by Christopher Columbus in 1493; owned by United States and Britain
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Starting October 15, the Miami consular office receives and processes requests for consular assistance, consular assistance and consul- tation from Romanian citizens in the consulates: Alabama, Florida, Louisiana, Georgia, Mississippi, Texas, Islands and Territories US Atlantic and Caribbean (Puerto Rico and American Virgin Islands).
"Our friends in Puerto Rico and the American Virgin Islands have only begun to dig their way out of what could still be a calamitous disaster, but can be a new beginning - if we just do what we ought to do," he said.
The American Virgin Islands (population of Conwy) have an Olympic team - despite being designated by the UN as a non-selfgoverning country.

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