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Nixon said defending the two islands was “a matter of principle.”
In 1957, the islands came under repeated shelling by Mainland--or as it was then called, “Red”-- China.
During a debate, the candidates were asked about the islands.
The two islands are now tourist sites for visitors from Taiwan and mainland China.
Islands overrun by flawed people, both indigenous and imperialist.
Among the Japanese who are in the islands there are more than one thousand five hundred Christians.
In Cuba its culture commenced in 1580, and from this and the other islands large quantities were shipped to Europe.
Capt. Ross sailed from Shetland, on his first voyage for the discovery of the north-west passage.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
And thou didst multiply riddles in parables: thy name went abroad to the islands far off, and thou wast beloved in thy peace.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
That, in the light of present conditions, is the most important thing for the necessary maintenance and defense of these islands.