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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Philippine Airlines, the country's full service carrier, will mount seasonal flights to and from Saipan of the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI).
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.
In April, both chambers of the Northern Marianas legislature adopted a resolution seeking the relocation of the base to Tinian.
The purpose of this publication is to provide basic descriptive information about the 100 largest school districts (ranked by student membership) in the United States (50 states and the District of Columbia) and other jurisdictions (Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of Defense schools, Puerto Rico, and four outlying areas: American Samoa, Guam, the Northern Marianas, and the Virgin Islands) for the 2002?
China's Eastern Airlines has introduced a new service from Shanghai to Saipan, Northern Marianas.
In April, a three-member 599th team began port operations in Guam and later on the island of Tinian in the Northern Marianas Islands, in support of Exercise Tandem Thrust 03.
Puerto Rico, Guam, the Virgin Islands, and the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands.
DeLay's high spirits no doubt result from his use of Congress's winter recess to fly to the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, a chain of islands in the Pacific where the temperatures hover in the eighties year round.
To rectify this situation in the Pacific, John Lawrence, the urban and community forestry program coordinator for Guam, and Catherine Moncrieff, who has the same position for the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas, have decided to start their own Pacific Region Big Tree Register.
Archbishop Martin Krebs, Apostolic Delegate to the Commonwealth of Northern Marianas Islands and Papal Nuncio to various island countries in the Pacific, will be the primary consecrator at the ordination.
Villaluna said Saipan-four hours from Manila-is one of the largest islands in the Northern Marianas and a big tourist hub, offering resorts and dive spots.

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