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Virgin Islands

Group of over one hundred Caribbean islands located between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean, east of Puerto Rico. The islands are split into United States and British territories as a result of the region's complex history of slavery, colonization, and resistance—the story that lies behind its modern resorts and restaurants.

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