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Chuuk

 (cho͝ok) or Truk (trŭk, tro͝ok)
An island group and state of the Federated States of Micronesia in the Caroline Islands of the western Pacific Ocean. Site of a major Japanese naval base during World War II, the islands were part of the US Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands from 1947 to 1986.
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A Chuuk State Hospital official did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Monday.
The POEA imposed the ban last month after Micronesian authorities still refused to heed the concerns of OFWs, who allegedly suffered unfair labor practice of the Chuuk State Hospital.
Local fishers rushed to the scene to assist the Flight 73, which flies between Pohnpei in the Federated States of Micronesia and Port Moresby, stopping in Chuuk State.
Annual rainfall totals during 2017 were mostly higher than average throughout Micronesia, with below-average seasonal and annual rainfall amounts restricted to the northern Mariana Islands (Rota, Tinian, and Saipan), a few of the northern atolls of Chuuk State, and the northern atolls of the Republic of the Marshall Islands (RMI).
This was the first concurrent assessment of childhood vaccination coverage across five USAPI jurisdictions (American Samoa; Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia [FSM]; Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands [CNMI]; Republic of the Marshall Islands [RMI]; and Republic of Palau).
The sample was collected by scuba diving in Chuuk state, Federated States of Micronesia, washed with sterilized artificial sea water three times, immediately frozen, and stored at -20[degrees]C until required.
The B-29s flew their first combat mission on February 9, with 30 aircraft bombing a Japanese naval airfield on the island of Moen in Truk (now Chuuk State, a Micronesian island cluster).
Situated in the western part of Chuuk State in the Federated States of Micronesia, Pollap is part of a coral atoll in the Caroline Islands chain.
Of these patients, 14 (25%) originated in Chuuk State and 13 (24%) in Pohnpei State; for 28 (51%), the specific Federated State was not documented.
A new species of the genus Lepidodactylus Fitzinger (Squamata: Gekkonidae) from the Mortlock Islands, Chuuk State, Federated States of Micronesia.