Located between Puerto Rico and British Virgin Islands, the US Virgin Islands includes about 352 square km spread across three larger and 50 smaller islands. Tourism is the mainstay of the economy, with over 2 million visitors to the tiny islands every year. They also have one of the largest oil refineries in the world. The former Danish colony was purchased by the USA in 1917. It is a self-governing unincorporated US territory. They have the same freedom of religion as in the USA. In 2017, Hurricanes Irma and Maria slammed the U.S. Virgin Islands […]
Turks & Caicos Islands are an archipelago of 30 coral islands at the southeastern end of the Bahamas.  90% of the people are African Caribbean, but many include undocumented immigrants fleeing from Haiti.  The islands are a territory of the UK, however issues with drug trade significantly affect the islands’ administration.  The majority religion is Christian Protestant, although most of the undocumented Haitians are Catholic so the exact numbers are not known. As much as 25% of the population live below the poverty line, despite a growing economy in tourism and offshore finance.  Pray that […]

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