A Renegade Photographer Got Inside This Lawless Chinese City 119 Times Denser Than New York
In present-day China, the ongoing plan is to move 250 million people from farms into its developing megacities. That might boggle your mind, but the most heavily populated country in the world tends t...
Falkland Islands sovereignty dispute
Sovereignty over the Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas in Spanish) is disputed between Argentina and the United Kingdom.The British claim to sovereignty dates from 1690, and the United Kingdom has exer...
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Rockall
Rockall is an uninhabited remote granite islet in the North Atlantic Ocean situated at the following rough distances from the closest large islands: 430 km (270 miles) north-west of Ireland,...
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A Renegade Photographer Got Inside This Lawless Chinese City 119 Times Denser Than New York
In present-day China, the ongoing plan is to move 250 million people from farms into its developing megacities. That might boggle your mind, but the most heavily populated country in the world tends t...
Rockall Bank dispute
Several states have claimed interests over the sea bed adjoining Rockall. Denmark (for the Faroe Islands), Iceland, Ireland and the United Kingdom have all made submissions to the commission set up un...
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Rockall Basin
The Rockall Basin (also known as the Hatton Rockall Basin) is a large (c. 800 km by 150 km) sedimentary basin that lies to the west of Ireland and the United Kingdom beneath the major deepwater a...
Rockall Basin - Wikipedia
Helen's Reef
Helen's Reef is a series of skerries in the North Atlantic, 1.2 miles (2 km) to the north-east of the larger islet of Rockall and outcrop of Hasselwood Rock, within the United Kingdom's exclusive...
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Cornish National Liberation Army
The Cornish National Liberation Army, abbreviated to CNLA, was a paramilitary Cornish nationalist organisation that threatened to carry out acts of vandalism and arson against commercial targets that ...
Irree Magh
Irree Magh (Manx: "Rebellion", "Insurrection") was a militant splinter Manx nationalist group active in distributing flyers on the Isle of Man in the mid-1970s. The group called for "open rebellio...
Reassertion of British sovereignty over the Falkland Islands (1833)
In December 1832, two naval vessels were sent by the United Kingdom to re-assert British sovereignty over the Falkland Islands (Spanish: Islas Malvinas), after the United Provinces of the Río de l...
Reassertion of British sovereignty over the Falkland Islands (1833) - Wikipedia
Aftermath of the Falklands War
The aftermath of the 1982 Falklands War (Guerra de Malvinas in Spanish) between the United Kingdom and Argentina saw an impact upon world geopolitics, the local political culture in Argentina and the ...
Aftermath of the Falklands War - Wikipedia
Disputed status of the isthmus between Gibraltar and Spain
5°20′43″W / 36.152336°N 5.345199°W / 36.152336; -5.345199 (Isthmus between Gibraltar and Spain)The Gibraltar territory currently contains an 800-metre (2,625 ft) ...
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Ny Troor Tromode
Ny Troor Tromode (Manx: The Tromode Three or Yn Troor) was a Manx nationalist group charged with 17 counts of crimes including arson and criminal damage.
Republic of Anguilla
On 27 February 1967, Britain granted the territory of Saint Christopher-Nevis-Anguilla the status of "associated state", with its own constitution and a considerable degree of self-government...
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Flanagan Island
Flanagan Island (sometimes referred to in older charts as Witch Island) is an island located within the Virgin Islands archipelago in the Caribbean and forms part of the U.S. Virgin Islands. It is lo...
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Disputed status of Gibraltar
Gibraltar, a British Overseas Territory, near the southernmost tip of the Iberian Peninsula, is the subject of a disputed irredentist claim by Spain. It was captured in 1704 during the War of the Span...
Disputed status of Gibraltar - Wikipedia
Falklands War
The Falklands War (Spanish: Guerra de las Malvinas), also known as the Falklands Conflict, Falklands Crisis, and the Guerra del Atlántico Sur (Spanish for "South Atlantic War"), was a ten-week war...
Falklands War - Wikipedia
Operation Paraquet
Operation Paraquet was the code name for the British military operation to recapture the island of South Georgia from Argentine military control in April 1982 at the start of the Falklands War. The of...
Operation Paraquet - Wikipedia
Island of Rockall Act 1972
The Island of Rockall Act 1972 (c. 2) is a British Act of Parliament formally incorporating the island Rockall into the United Kingdom to protect it from Irish and Icelandic claims. The Act as origina...
West Indies Federation
The West Indies Federation, also known as the Federation of the West Indies, was a short-lived political union that existed from 3 January 1958 to 31 May 1962. Various islands in the Caribbea...
West Indies Federation - Wikipedia
Government of the British Indian Ocean Territory
The British Indian Ocean Territory, or in abbreviated form BIOT, is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom. It is administered by a Commissioner, resident in the Foreign and Commonwealth Office i...
Government of the British Indian Ocean Territory - Wikipedia