Antilles

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Antilles:

see West IndiesWest Indies,
archipelago, between North and South America, curving c.2,500 mi (4,020 km) from Florida to the coast of Venezuela and separating the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico from the Atlantic Ocean.
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This narrative reflects how the Antilles would be assessed if it were a separate, independent country.
Curacao continues to be a politically split island with a small edge favoring the Antilles dissolution process and current relations with Kingdom of the Netherlands partners.
THANK YOU: James Alcide, of the Antilles Social Club, with the letter confirming the pounds 4,000 grant and a plaque from Kirklees Council (s)
This compensation represents 40% of the price difference between bananas in the Antilles, and the same bananas on sale in Europe.
Structurally, the work is quite complex, divided into thirteen sections or chapters, which together chronicle the history of the women of the Antilles from the abduction in Africa to Abolition.
The Antilles subsidiary in turn lent an identical amount to its U.
This amendment, already approved by the Dutch Parliament, now makes the proposed dissolution of the Antilles possible.