Caicos Islands

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Cai·cos Islands

 (kā′kəs, -kōs)
One of the island groups constituting the Turks and Caicos Islands in the Atlantic Ocean southeast of the Bahamas.
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Caicos Islands

pl n
(Placename) a group of islands in the Caribbean: part of the British dependency of the Turks and Caicos Islands
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Turks′ and Cai′cos Is′lands

(tɜrks; ˈkaɪ koʊs, ˈkeɪ-)
two groups of islands in the SE Bahamas: British crown colonies. 7436; ab. 166 sq. mi. (430 sq. km). Cap.: Grand Turk.
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She was admitted as a Solicitor of England and Wales and The Eastern Caribbean (Anguilla) Supreme Courts in 2000 and as an Attorney of Turks and Caicos Islands in 2017.
interCaribbean operates EMB 120, Twin Otter and shortly ERJ145 aircraft connecting the Turks & Caicos Islands, Antigua, the British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Dominica, St Lucia and St.
PUERTO Rico and Dominica are struggling to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria as the eye of the storm nears the Turks and Caicos Islands.
The government of the Turks and Caicos Islands, which were "pummelled" overnight, declared a national shutdown as the hurricane continued its destructive path towards America.
The 22 countries with which Switzerland singed the deal before 2018 include Pakistan, Andorra, Argentina, Barbados, Burundi, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Chile, Greenland, India, Israel, Mauritius, Mexico, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Republic of Seychelles, South Africa, Turks and Caicos Islands, Uruguay and two others.
The RBDF and law enforcement personnel in the Turks and Caicos Islands also participate in counternarcotics operations.
The School for Field Studies' (SFS) Center for Marine Resource Studies (CMRS) in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) has contributed to local policymaking for more than 20 years.
About interCaribbean Airways interCaribbean Airways is based in the Turks & Caicos Islands, operating for the last 23 years to connect you and the Caribbean.
NASSAU, Shawwal 28, 1435, Aug 24, 2014, SPA -- Tropical Storm Cristobal grew in strength Sunday and lashed parts of the Bahamas and the Turks and Caicos Islands with heavy rainfall and white-crested surf.