Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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), Barbados (1966), the Bahamas (1973), Grenada (1974), Papua New Guinea (1975), the Solomon Islands (1978), Tuvalu (1978), Saint Lucia (1979), Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1979), Antigua and Barbuda (1981), Belize (1981), and Saint Kitts and Nevis (1983). '''784 (Area code 784)''': Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (all). Was split from '''809 (Area code 809)''' * Created in 1998 by split from '''809 (area code 809)'''. - Saint

Vincent and the Grenadines 784 (Area code 784) - J'ouvert is celebrated on many islands, including Trinidad and Tobago, Dominica, Saint Lucia, Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba, Barbados, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, St. Vincent and the Grenadines (Saint Vincent and the Grenadines), St. Kitts and Nevis, Sint Maarten, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the British Virgin Islands. It is also a feature of New York City's West Indian Day

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Japan and anti-whaling New Zealand and Australia. Greenpeace alleges that Japan's aid activities and these countries voting patterns are correlated. These allegations of tying aid to votes are based on public admissions by government officials both inside and outside Japan,

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''' - Knowlson Gift (2001-2006) '''Kevin Lyttle''' (born '''Lescott Kevin Lyttle Coombs''', 14 September 1976) is a soca (Soca music) artist (musician) hailing from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, who had a worldwide monster hit (hit record) with the interpellative soca ballad "Turn Me On (Turn Me On (Kevin Lyttle song))", which was recorded (sound recording and reproduction) by Lyttle and the dancehall artist Spragga Benz. * '''Saint Lucia''' - Julian Hunte (2001-2005) * '''Saint Vincent and the Grenadines''' - Louis Straker (2001-2005) * '''Trinidad and Tobago''' - Knowlson Gift (2001-2006) '''Kingstown''' is the chief port of Saint Vincent (Saint Vincent (island)), and the capital (Capital (political)) of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. With a population of 25,418 (2005) Kingstown is the largest town in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and is the centre for the island's agricultural industry and a port of entry for tourists. The city lies within the parish of Saint George in the south-west corner of Saint Vincent. Exports include bananas which are shipped mainly to the United Kingdom, coconuts, and arrowroot. The city contains numerous shops, eating places and markets. In their early days in the 1930s, the side represented the British colonies of the West Indies Federation plus British Guyana. The current side represents the now independent states of Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago, and the British dependencies (British overseas territories) of Anguilla, Montserrat and the British Virgin Islands along with the U.S. Virgin Islands (United States Virgin Islands) and St. Maarten (Sint Maarten).

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(Eastern Orthodox liturgics) *Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines from United Kingdom in 1979. *Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Turkmenistan from USSR in 1991. The member states of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) recently began issuing passports to a common design (Caribbean Community#Common passport), featuring the CARICOM symbol along with the national symbol and name of the member state, rendered

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reflects the ethnic groups which form the current culture—French, Spanish, British, the African and New World nations from which the African population derives and subsequent immigration from Asia and India in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century. A creole (Creole peoples) culture was formed, combining elements of hundreds of African ethnic groups, native inhabitants of the islands, French, British and Spanish colonizers. French planters and their slaves emigrated to Trinidad during

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Nations , described him in 2011 as his country's "sole national hero". Review of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Universal Periodic Review, United Nations Human Rights Council, May 10, 2011 ) - Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Saint Vincent of Saragossa (Vincent of Saragossa) -

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) and CARICOM. St. Vincent and the Grenadines is a member of the United Nations, the Commonwealth of Nations, the Organization of American States, and the Association of Caribbean States (ACS). *1978 – An earthquake measuring 7.5 to 7.9 on the Richter scale (Richter magnitude scale) hits the city of Tabas, Iran killing about 25,000 people. *1980 – Saint Vincent and the Grenadines join the United Nations. *1982 – Sabra

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Vincent and the Grenadines is "Saint Vincent, Land so beautiful", adopted upon independence in 1979. Languages English is used in education, government, religion, and other formal domains, while

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humorous accident was when the boat Sparrow was supposed to arrive in at Port Royal sank. In October, the crew was shooting scenes at Rancho Palos Verdes, by December they were shooting at Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, and in January they were at the cavern set at Los Angeles. The script often changed with Elliott and Rossio on set, with additions

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

'''Saint Vincent and the Grenadines''' is an island country in the Lesser Antilles Island arc, in the southern portion of the Windward Islands, which lie at the southern end of the eastern border of the Caribbean Sea where the latter meets the Atlantic Ocean. The country is also known as '''St. Vincent'''.

Its . Most of the nation lies within the Hurricane Belt.

To the north of Saint Vincent lies Saint Lucia, to the east Barbados. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is a densely populated country (over 300 inhabitants km 2 ) with approximately 120,000 inhabitants.

Its capital is Kingstown, also its main port. The country has a French (French colonial empire) and British (British Empire) colonial history and is now part of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States, CARICOM (Caribbean Community), the Commonwealth of Nations, the Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).

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