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Noun1.Vieques - a small island off the coast of Puerto Rico used for target practice by the United States Navy
Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Porto Rico, Puerto Rico, PR - a self-governing commonwealth associated with the United States occupying the island of Puerto Rico
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VIEQUES, Puerto Rico The first bands of rain showered Puerto Rico's eastern island community, where residents have hunkered down inside their homes bracing for the possible landfall of Tropical Storm Dorian this afternoon in what could be the first major test since the U.S.
Vieques Air Link (V4, Vieques) has acquired a pair of Cessna (twin piston) 402s in preparation for its venture into the international market later this year.
The company said it had partnered with real estate firm Grupo Cacho of Puerto Rico to supply over 2,000 residential villas on the offshore island of Vieques and in a property near Boqueron Bay Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico.
REVOLUTION Precrafted Inc., the precast property development company led by the Antonio family, said it signed an agreement with real-estate firm Grupo Cacho of Puerto Rico to supply over 2,000 residential villas on the offshore island of Vieques and on another prime location of a 212-hectare area near the Boqueron Bay Cabo Rojo, Puerto Rico.
The small Caribbean island of Vieques was decimated ( when Hurricane Maria swept through it last week with winds of more than 150 mph.
Riyadh, 20 Safar,1438 AH, 20 November,2016 , SPA -- The Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture has announced a temporarily ban on importing live birds, hatching eggs and chicks from the regions of "Vieques and Csongrad" of Hungary after the Ministry received a warning bulletin issued by the World Organization for Animal Health on the disease outbreaks of the bird flu in that country.
Another two Puerto Rico properties were voted among the top 50 resorts in the Caribbean: Dorado Beach, a Ritz-Carlton Reserve (35) and the W Retreat & Spa in Vieques (44).
Battleship Vieques: Puerto Rico from World War II to the Korean War.
The soon-to-open El Blok hotel in Vieques, Puerto Rico, photographed while under construction.