Northern Marianas


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Noun1.Northern Marianas - a self-governing territory comprising all of the Mariana Islands except GuamNorthern Marianas - a self-governing territory comprising all of the Mariana Islands except Guam
Ladrone Islands, Mariana Islands, Marianas - a chain of coral and volcanic islands in Micronesia (including Guam and the Northern Marianas) halfway between New Guinea and Japan; discovered by Magellan in 1521
Saipan - the largest island in the Northern Marianas and the administrative center of the commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in union with the United States
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The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Saturday has assured the Filipino community in the Northern Marianas of assistance in the wake of the devastation brought by Typhoon 'Yutu.'
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday sent a consular team to assist overseas Filipino workers in Northern Marianas who were displaced after Typhoon Yutu (Rosita) swept across the islands last week.
Rosita, considered a super typhoon in the United States, crumbled concrete houses, smashed cars and killed at least one person in the Northern Marianas Islands.
According to the CWB, Yutu shifted southward when it hit the Northern Marianas and is now moving west.
"Thinking of my friend Governor Torres and the people of the Northern Marianas after the typhoon.
Decisions from the 3 Pacific territories of American Samoa, Guam and Northern Marianas Islands are not due until March 12, 2018.
Northern Marianas College, in fact, had been on one kind of accreditation sanction or another for eight straight years.
The tsunami warning was originally issued for the the Philippines, as well as Belau, Guam, Indonesia, Japan, Northern Marianas, Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, and Yap, per the PTWC.
he Pacific Tsunami Warning Center has warned Japan, Russia, Marcus Island and the Northern Marianas to be aware of Tsunami.
The new rule affects the five delegates representing the District of Columbia, Guam, the Virgin Islands, the Northern Marianas Islands and American Samoa and the resident commissioner of Puerto Rico.
These were by month: January: Papua New Guinea (n = 3); February: Solomon Islands (n = 4); March: Solomon Islands (n = 1); April: Papua New Guinea (n = 7), June: Northern Marianas 1, Malaysia 2 (n = 3); July: Caroline Islands 1, Northern Marianas 1 (n = 2); August: Caroline Islands, 1, Irian Jaya 1, Papua New Guinea, 1, (n = 3); September: Papua New Guinea (n = 3).

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