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Academico do Aeroporto

Academico do Aeroporto is a football club that had played in the Premier division and plays in the Sal Island League in Cape Verde. It is based in the city of Espargos in the island of Sal. The team was is named after its nearby airport. Its curr ...

                                               

Cabo Verde Express

Cabo Verde Express is a Cape Verdean regional airline headquartered in Espargos and based at Amilcar Cabral International Airport operating domestic scheduled and charter services.

                                               

Halcyonair

Halcyonair, S.A. was an airline with its head office in Amilcar Cabral International Airport in Espargos, Sal, Cape Verde. It was established in April 2005 and operated domestic flights between the Cape Verde Islands from its main base Amilcar Ca ...

                                               

FC Juventude (Sal)

Futebol Clube Juventude is a football club that had played in the Premier division and plays in the Sal Island League in Cape Verde. It is based in the subdivision of Morro de Cural in the city of Espargos in the island of Sal. Juventude is the f ...

                                               

Cabo Verde Airlines

Cabo Verde Airlines is an international airline based in Cape Verde. It connects four continents and cultures, with non-stop flights from the hub at Amilcar Cabral International Airport on Sal Island, Cabo Verde to Boston and Washington DC, Dakar ...

                                               

Mindelo

Mindelo is a port city in the northern part of the island of São Vicente in Cape Verde. Mindelo is also the seat of the parish of Nossa Senhora da Luz, and the municipality of São Vicente. The city is home to 93% of the entire islands population. ...

                                               

Praça Amilcar Cabral

Praça Amilcar Cabral, also popularly known as Praça Nova, is an important square of the city of Mindelo, São Vicente, Cape Verde. It is located in the northern part of the city center of Mindelo. The square is named after Amilcar Cabral, a leader ...

                                               

City center of Mindelo

The City center of Mindelo or Morada is the historic center of the Mindelo in the island of São Vicente, Cape Verde. Its population was 1.553 at the 2010 census. It is the place where the islands first settlement was founded in 1793. Many public ...

                                               

Farol de D. Luis

Farol de D. Luis is a lighthouse on the islet of Ilheu dos Passaros, 1.3 km off the coast of the island of São Vicente, Cape Verde. It lies at the entrance to the Porto Grande Bay from the Canal de São Vicente, the strait between São Vicente and ...

                                               

Avenida Marginal (Mindelo)

Avenida Marginal is an important street in Mindelo, São Vicente island, Cape Verde. It runs along the coast of the Porto Grande Bay, connecting the city centre with the northwestern outskirts. Its southern end is the intersection with Rua Liberta ...

                                               

Praia, Cape Verde (municipality)

Praia is a concelho of Cape Verde. It is situated in the southern part of the island of Santiago. Its seat is the city Praia, the capital of Cape Verde. Its area is 120.6 km 2, and its population was 131.719 at the 2010 census. The municipality c ...

                                               

Academica Operaria

Associação Academica e Operaria da Boa Vista is a sports club that its football team had played in the Premier division and plays in the Boa Vista Island South Zone Division in Cape Verde. It is based in the island capital of Sal Rei in the islan ...

                                               

Sport Sal Rei Club

Sport Sal Rei Club is a sports club that its football team had played in the Premier division and plays in the Boa Vista Island South Zone Division in Cape Verde. It is based in Sal Rei in the island of Boa Vista. Its current president is Ogino A ...

                                               

LGBT rights in the Cayman Islands

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender persons in the Cayman Islands may face legal challenges not experienced by non-LGBT residents. Both male and female same-sex sexual activity are legal in the Cayman Islands. On 29 March 2019, the Chief Just ...

                                               

Same-sex marriage in the Cayman Islands

Same-sex marriage is not currently recognised in the Cayman Islands. The islands statutory law defines marriage as between one man and one woman. A lawsuit before the Grand Court successfully challenged this ban in March 2019, however, the Court ...

                                               

Liberation Front of Chad

The Liberation Front of Chad was an insurgent group active between 1965 and 1976 during the first phase of the Chadian Civil War. It was founded in Sudan by Ahmed Hassan Musa, an Islamic fundamentalist close to the Muslim Brotherhood who was lead ...

                                               

Military history of Chad

Chad achieved independence in 1960. At the time, it had no armed forces under its own flag. Since World War I, however, southern Chad, particularly the Sara ethnic group, had provided a large share of the Africans in the French army. Chadian troo ...

                                               

Halcones

Escuadrilla de Alta Acrobacia Halcones, known simply as the Hawks, is an active group of nine officers of the Chilean Air Force who are trained specifically for aerobatics. One of the Halcones signature moves is recreating the Chilean star in the ...

                                               

Chilean Army

The Chilean Army is the land arm of the Military of Chile. This 50.000 person army is organized into six divisions, a special operations brigade and an air brigade. In recent years, and after several major re-equipment programs, the Chilean Army ...

                                               

Chilean Army order of battle

This is an order of battle of the Chilean Army. Office of the Army Commander in Chief in Santiago, the Armys headquarters city where it is situated Military Scenarios and Investigations Center Office of the Army Secretary General Office of the Ar ...

                                               

FAMAE

FAMAE is a Chilean state-owned firearms manufacturer. Its products are used by the Chilean armed forces and the Carabineros police force. The company produces among others the FAMAE CT-30 carbine, FAMAE SAF submachine gun, FAMAE FD-200 sniper rif ...

                                               

General Jorge Boonen Rivera Base

General Jorge Boonen Rivera Base is a small Chilean shelter located in Duse Bay, Trinity Peninsula, Antarctic Peninsula. It is administered by the Chilean Army.

                                               

Chilean Navy

Chile formulated its Antarctic claim in 1940 and in 1947 the navy established the first Chilean base, Captain Arturo Prat Base, in the continent before the Chilean Army or Air Force established their own bases. Since then the navy has played a ma ...

                                               

List of active ships of the Chilean Navy

The list of active ships of the Chilean Navy is a list of the ships that are currently in service in the Chilean Navy. The navy has several naval units that allow it to offer the Chilean State a naval power and an effective maritime service, to s ...

                                               

List of decommissioned ships of the Chilean Navy

The list of decommissioned ships of the Chilean Navy is mostly compiled from information given in the website of the Chilean Navy. It consists of over 500 historical units including ships of the Patria Vieja, prizes, fireships, armed merchant shi ...

                                               

Vickers Valparaiso

The Vickers Valparaiso was a British light bomber biplane of the 1920s. It was designed by Vickers as a development of its Vixen for export, being sold to Portugal and Chile.

                                               

Coastal defence of colonial Chile

In Colonial times the Spanish Empire diverted significant resources to fortify the Chilean coast as consequence of Dutch and English raids. The Spanish attempts to block the entrance of foreign ships to the eastern Pacific proved fruitless due to ...

                                               

Coastal fortifications of colonial Chile

In Colonial times the Spanish Empire diverted significant resources to fortify the Chilean coast as consequence of Dutch and English raids. During the 16th century the Spanish strategy was to complement the fortification work in its Caribbean por ...

                                               

First Chilean Navy Squadron

The First Chilean Navy Squadron was the heterogeneous naval force that temporarily terminated Spanish colonial rule in the pacific and protagonized the most important naval actions of in the Latin American wars of independence. The Chilean revolu ...

                                               

La Cutufa

La Cutufa was an illegal Chilean clandestine finance syndicate that offered investors, mostly officers of the Chilean army, tax-free interest rates of 20% a month. It was created by Major Patricio Castro Muñoz, a high-ranking official of the CNI, ...

                                               

Special Forces of Chile

The Chilean military has raised a range of special forces and special operations units, which fall into four categories: 1. Commando Companies 2. Reconnaissance units 3. Counter-terrorism units 4. Support units

                                               

Administrative divisions of the Tang dynasty

The Tang dynasty administered territory using a hierarchical system of three descending divisions: circuit dào, prefecture zhōu, and county xiàn. Prefectures have been called jùn 郡 as well as zhōu 州 interchangeably throughout history, leading t ...

                                               

Administrative divisions of the Yuan dynasty

The Yuan dynasty was a vast empire founded by Mongol leader Kublai Khan in China. During its existence, its territory was divided into the Central Region governed by the Central Secretariat and places under control of various provinces or Branch ...

                                               

Chief Official of the Western Regions

The Chief Official of the Western Regions was a Chinese military official in charge of the Western Regions during the Eastern Han, Cao Wei and Jin dynasties. Since the Eastern Han no longer maintained the post of Protector General, the duty was a ...

                                               

Commandery (China)

A jùn was a historical administrative division of China from the Eastern Zhou until the early Tang dynasty. It is usually translated as a commandery. Countries around China have adopted administrative divisions based on or named after the jùn. Se ...

                                               

Huguang

Huguang was a province of China during the Yuan and Ming dynasties. It was founded by the Yuan dynasty in 1274. During the Yuan dynasty it included the areas of modern Hubei south of the Yangtze river, Hunan, Guizhou, and Guangxi. During the Ming ...

                                               

Protectorate General to Pacify the North

The Protectorate General to Pacify the North or Grand Protectorate General to Pacify the North was a Chinese military government established by Tang Dynasty in 647 to pacify the former territory of Xueyantuo, which extended from Lake Baikal to th ...

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Chengdu

Chengdu a sub-provincial city, the most populated prefectural-level division of China and it is divided into 9 districts, 4 county-level cities, and 6 counties. Chengdu is further divided into 123 township-level divisions.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Fujian

Fujian is a province of China, with the vast majority administered by the Peoples Republic of China, and the offshore islands of Kinmen and Matsu administered by the Republic of China on Taiwan. The PRC-administered Fujian province is made up of ...

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Guangxi

Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China, is made up of the following three levels of administrative division.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Hebei

The administrative divisions of Hebei, a province of the Peoples Republic of China, consists of prefecture-level divisions subdivided into county-level divisions then subdivided into township-level divisions.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Henan

The administrative divisions of Henan, a province of the Peoples Republic of China, consists of prefecture-level divisions subdivided into county-level divisions then subdivided into township-level divisions.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Hubei

The administrative divisions of Hubei, a province of the Peoples Republic of China, consists of prefecture-level divisions subdivided into county-level divisions then subdivided into township-level divisions.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Hunan

The administrative divisions of Hunan, a province of the Peoples Republic of China, consists of prefecture-level divisions subdivided into county-level divisions then subdivided into township-level divisions.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Ningxia

Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, an autonomous region of the Peoples Republic of China, is made up of the following three levels of administrative division.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Qinghai

All of these administrative divisions are explained in greater detail at Administrative divisions of the Peoples Republic of China. This chart lists all prefecture-level and county-level divisions of Qinghai.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Shanxi

Shanxi, a province of the Peoples Republic of China, is made up of prefecture-level divisions, which are divided into county-level divisions, which are then divided into township-level divisions.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Sichuan

Sichuan, a province of the Peoples Republic of China, is made up of the following administrative divisions. In addition, the Wolong Special Administrative Region is administered separately by the Forestry Department of Sichuan.

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Tianjin

Tianjin is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of the Peoples Republic of China, and is further divided into 16 districts. In addition, the Tianjin Economic and Technological Development Area TEDA is not a formal level of administrat ...

                                               

List of administrative divisions of Xinjiang

These administrative divisions are explained in greater detail at Administrative divisions of the Peoples Republic of China. The following table lists only the prefecture-level and county-level divisions of Xinjiang.

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