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In 2019, Haché, his wife and two daughters set up a Wyoming trust and an unregulated private trust company to own two British Virgin Islands companies with bank accounts in Miami, the Pandora Papers records show.The ‘Cowboy Cocktail’: How Wyoming became one of the world’s top tax havens|Debbie Cenziper, Will Fitzgibbon|December 20, 2021|Washington Post
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.
The virgin birth is mentioned in the...what...gasp...Koran?!
The Authorised Version has: “And as a mother shall she meet him, and receive him as a wife married of a virgin.”Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
Among the Japanese who are in the islands there are more than one thousand five hundred Christians.
I was thinking of any thing but the Virgin, or the window, or the light; I was thinking of my companion—so fair, and so devout.
In Cuba its culture commenced in 1580, and from this and the other islands large quantities were shipped to Europe.
She fixed her imploring eyes on the Virgin's face and on the saints; but all seemed to her to wear a forbidding look.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson