• Seabees in Marshall & Caroline Islands: "The Navigators" 1975 US Navy

    more at http://news.quickfound.net/intl/marshall_islands_news.html 'A VISIT TO THE ISLAND TRUST TERRITORIES OF THE MARSHALLS AND CAROLINAS TO SHOW HOW U.S. NAVY SEABEE CIVIL ACTION TEAMS ARE ASSISTING THE NATIVES IN BUILDING MODERN FACILITIES.' US Navy film MN-10849 Public domain film from the US National Archives, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping reduction, and/or equalization (the resulting sound, though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original). http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trust_Territory_of_the_Pacific_Islands The Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (TTPI) w...

    published: 17 Mar 2015
  • Republic of Marshall Islands as offshore tax haven USA

    Marshall Islands the Offshore Company Incorporation Service Heaven The Republic of the Marshall Islands becomes the jurisdiction of choice for publicly trade companies in the USA. For the past couple of years, Marshall Islands companies have led the way in new shipping company IPOs (initial public offerings) on both the NYSE and NASDAQ in New York. With a dozen Marshall Islands shipping companies now publicly trading and more to come, it is clear that professionals, such as lawyers, bankers and underwriters, trust the reputation of the Marshall Islands Corporate Registry and the corporate law of the Marshall Islands. This corporate law, known as the Republic of the Marshall Islands Business Corporations Act, is modeled on the corporate law of the U.S. state of Delaware, which is widely ...

    published: 26 Feb 2013
  • Marshall Islands, World War II "What Makes a Battle" 1943 US Army

    Marshall Islands History & Travel Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBB3517952686C550 more at http://news.quickfound.net/intl/marshall_islands_news.html "Marines prepare to and invade one of the Marshall Island using tremendous firepower before landing troops. Very vivid battle footage, including dead, wounded, and surrendering enemy soldiers, as well as dead and wounded Americans." US Army film MISC-1037 Reupload of a previously uploaded film with improved video & sound. Public domain film from the US National Archives, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and one-pass brightness-contrast-color correction & mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping red...

    published: 10 Nov 2016
  • Marshall Islands in World War II "What Makes a Battle" 1943 US Army 14min

    more at http://news.quickfound.net/intl/marshall_islands_news.html "Marines prepare to and invade one of the Marshall Island using tremendous firepower before landing troops. Very vivid battle footage, including dead, wounded, and surrendering enemy soldiers, as well as dead and wounded Americans." US Army film MISC-1037 NEW VERSION with improved video & sound: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U6hbz5Ld6Ag Public domain film from the National Archives, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping reduction, and equalization (the resulting sound, though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M...

    published: 29 Jun 2012
  • Marshall Islands 2016 Olympic Team

    published: 24 Jul 2016
  • Top 10 Largest Cities or Towns of Marshall Islands

    Thanks for watching........ 1) Majuro 2) Ebeye 3) Arno 4) Wotje 5) Jabor 6) Mili 7) Ebon 8) Namdrik 9) Kili 10) Likiep The Marshall Islands, officially the Republic of the Marshall Islands is an island country located in the northern Pacific Ocean. Geographically, the country is part of the larger island group of Micronesia, with the population of 68,480 people spread out over 24 low-lying coral atolls, comprising 1,156 individual islands and islets. The islands share maritime boundaries with the Federated States of Micronesia to the west, Wake Island to the north,[note 2] Kiribati to the south-east, and Nauru to the south. The most populous atoll is Majuro, which also acts as the capital. Micronesian colonists gradually settled the Marshall Islands during the 2nd millennium BC, with in...

    published: 19 Jun 2014
  • Did Amelia Earhart Survive Crash?

    New evidence may finally put the mystery of Amelia Earhart to rest. Cenk Uygur, Brett Erlich, and Grace Baldridge, the hosts of The Young Turks, break down the photo. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. https://tytnetwork.com/join/ “A newly discovered photograph suggests legendary aviator Amelia Earhart, who vanished 80 years ago on a round-the-world flight, survived a crash-landing in the Marshall Islands. The photo, found in a long-forgotten file in the National Archives, shows a woman who resembles Earhart and a man who appears to be her navigator, Fred Noonan, on a dock. The discovery is featured in a new History channel special, "Amelia Earhart: The Lost Evidence," that airs Sunday. Independent analysts told History the photo appears legitimate and undoctored. Shaw...

    published: 06 Jul 2017
  • National Anthem of the Marshall Islands [1986-1991]- Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k Aelōn̄ Eo Aō

    FOLLOW ME ON GOOGLE+ : https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/117962090897455452491/117962090897455452491/posts?pageId=117962090897455452491 ==========ENGLISH========== Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k Aelōn̄ Eo Aō, also known more simply as Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k, is the former national anthem of the Marshall Islands. It became the anthem from 1979 when it was separated from the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and it remained the national anthem when the Republic of the Marshall Islands gained its independence in 1986, until 1991 when Forever Marshall Islands became the new national anthem. The music was composed by Samuel Langrine, and the Marshallese lyrics are of unknown origin.[1][2] ==========한국어========== 나의 사랑스런 조국, 나의 타고난 권리(마셜어: Ij Yokwe Lok Aelon Eo Ao 이이 욕웨 록 아엘론 데오 아오)는 마셜 제도의 옛 국가로, 신탁 통치를 받던 1979...

    published: 17 Oct 2016
  • Take My Hand (ft. MBCA) Brett Taylor (Majuro, Marshall Islands)

    Words and music by Brett Taylor (with help from Dmitry Solomon Jibas on the chorus ending) Special thanks to Branson Enos and Jonathan Lang for playing the guitar. Once again, the amazingly talented Majuro Baptist Christian Academy brings you "Take My hand" written by yours truly. Tell me what you think! I'm always appreciated of positive feedback. This song is about baby Moses when his mother sent him down the river to be away from the wrath of Pharaoh. It's from the perspective of one observing her final moments with her son. In the second verse, we hear of God's words of love towards us. Just as Moses' mother gave her son words of love, so God gives us words of love as we ourselves live in a foreign land. Verse One: All my life I’ve never heard such words of love Her voice so t...

    published: 10 Feb 2017
  • Offshore Trust Services | What You Need To Know About The Best Jurisdictions And The Protector

    Offshore Trust Services. Visit http://www.AssetProtectionOffer.com to get at no cost: a copy of my book, a 20-minute consultation to discuss YOUR SITUATION with the author and a series of videos sent to you. So what are the best jurisdictions for an offshore trust services company to form a trust in? The jurisdiction with the best track record is the Cook Islands. It has a record of twice flaunting a U.S. federal judge's attempts to seize trust assets. No other jurisdiction has that track record. There are a couple of jurisdictions that have bowed to U.S. courts demand, one being the Isle of Man. Some other good jurisdictions are Nevis, Belize, and the Cayman Islands. Western Samoa isn't bad but their Trust Statues are not nearly as well developed as the Cook Islands. It is not a bad id...

    published: 05 Apr 2011
  • Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

    The Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands was a United Nations trust territory in Micronesia administered by the United States from 1947 to 1986. This video is targeted to blind users. Attribution: Article text available under CC-BY-SA Creative Commons image source in video

    published: 05 Nov 2015
  • F-0343 Kwajalein

    Home movies with civilian scenes from the Kwajalein Army Base on the Marshall Islands, Western Pacific US Trust Territory in the 1960's From the archives of the San Diego Air and Space Museum. Please do not use for commercial purposes without permission. http://www.sandiegoairandspace.org/research/index.

    published: 27 Jun 2012
  • 5c: Sovereign Wealth and Public Trust Funds

    2016 Pacific Update Conference July 18-19, 2016 Suva, Fiji http://www.usp.ac.fj/index.php?id=19727 Chair: Ellen Milne, President, Marshall Islands Chamber of Commerce Trust Funds in the Pacific: Update on Operations and Performance Christopher Edmonds, Senior Economist, Asian Development Bank (ADB) The Status and Challenges of Trust Fund Management Facing the North Pacific Gerard Cruz, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Asia Pacific Assoc. for Fiduciary Studies Raising Investment Governance in the Pacific to Global Standards Ross Fowler, Chief Executive Officer, fi360 Pacific The New Nauru Trust Fund Roland Rajah, Nauru Country Economist, ADB

    published: 12 Dec 2016
  • UN Climate Summit Poem "Dear Matafele Peinem"

    On 23 September 2014, 26 year old poet Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, from the Marshall Islands, addressed the Opening Ceremony of the UN Secretary-General's Climate Summit. Kathy was selected from among over 500 civil society candidates in an open, global nomination process conducted by the UN Non-Governmental Liaison Service. Kathy performed a new poem entitled "Dear Matafele Peinem", written to her daughter. The poem received a standing ovation. Kathy is also a teacher, journalist and founder of the environmental NGO, Jo-jikum. Credits: "Dear Matafele Peinem” Poem and performance by Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner Creative-Innovation Agency: The Global Brain Director / Producer: Natalia Vega-Berry Executive Producer: Michael Tracy Director Visual: Natalia Vega-Berry Co-Directors: Jenna Pool / David...

    published: 23 Sep 2014
  • VAIRAKAU MĀORI - Cook Islands Traditional Medicine

    AKAORA ITE PEU KUKI AIRANI Reviving our Arts and Culture Cook Islands healing practices and Maori medicines. Workshop 2 of 10 TE TUAREKA GOODSTORY TRUST Together, keeping our language and culture alive. Filmed and edited by Thomas Peyroux Shot on location at Te Tuareka O Manurewa Punanga Reo.. Produced for Te Tuareka Goodstory Trust. All rights reserved. ©2015

    published: 30 Jun 2015
  • Satawalese navigator Mau Piailug talks about the story of the first navigators

    Women were the first navigators, and Pulap was the first navigator island. It started with a kuling bird (sandpiper), which was a ghost and not just a bird. The kuling flew from the Marshall Islands to Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Pulap and ate everyone along the way but not the people of Pulap. The kuling said to the chiefs daughter, If you feed me enough, I won't eat the people here. The girl told her father this, and he said, Take her a piece of wot (taro) and a coconut. The girl did, and the kuling ate until she was really full. Then she said, Tell your father to build me a house so I can teach you to be a navigator. Every evening, the girl learned from the kuling. She learned more and more. Then one day, the father said to the girl, I know the story of the kuling and do you know how we wil...

    published: 03 Dec 2008
  • Offshore Trusts | Best Jurisdictions In Which To Form Your Offshore Trusts

    Offshore Trusts. Visit http://www.AssetProtectionOffer.com and you can subscribe to my Offshore Asset Protection and Investing Secrets Video Series of videos and emails. You'll also get a copy of my book, Asset Protection in Financially Unsafe Times in pdf format and a 20-minute consultation with me to discuss YOUR SITUATION. All at no cost or obligation. So what are the best offshore jurisdictions for the formation of offshore trusts? The jurisdiction with the best track record is the Cook Islands. It has a record of twice flaunting a U.S. federal judge's attempts to seize trust assets. No other jurisdiction has that track record. There are a couple of jurisdictions that have bowed to U.S. courts demand, one being the Isle of Man. Some other good jurisdictions are Nevis, Belize, and th...

    published: 31 Mar 2011
  • Rocket Island - Pacific Ocean

    October 2009 An American test warhead arcs gracefully through the sky towards Kwajalein Island, a strange but familiar sight here. But now a rift between America and the Marshallese is making the islands future unclear. A Minuteman III intercontinental missile was fired 28 minutes earlier from a Californian airbase. Fortunately the re-entry vehicles splash down harmlessly in deep water in the Kwajalein Atoll. US Army Lt-Colonel Harold Buhl is pleased. In order for a weapon to be a weapon of deterrence it needs to be proven that in fact it will work. For 63 years the Marshall Islands has played host to American war games but in 2016 Americas lease for 11 of the islands is up. The Marshallese say the US compensation is inadequate and their people are struggling. Dubbed The Slum of the Paci...

    published: 05 Oct 2009
  • The Turneffe Atoll - Island At Risk

    The Turneffe Atoll - Island at Risk focuses on the improper development, overfishing, and lack of protection that threaten the future of Turneffe Atoll. Turneffe Atoll Trust is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the Turneffe Atoll- the largest and most biologically diverse coral atoll in the Northern Hemisphere. The vision of our organization is a healthy ecosystem at Turneffe Atoll supporting sustainable social and economic benefits for Belize and serving as a model for similar coastal marine areas throughout the world. Turneffe Atoll Trust is a 501(c)(3) company supported by private donations.

    published: 01 Apr 2013
  • 15-15636 Rep. of the Marshall Islands v. USA

    Republic of the Marshall Islands appeals the district court's dismissal of Marshall Islands' action alleging breach of the Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons against the United States and federal agencies and officials.

    published: 15 Mar 2017
  • BIKINI ATOLL EVACUATION PRIOR TO CROSSROADS ATOMIC BOMB TEST 70594

    "Bikini -- The Atom Island" is a 1946 short that chronicles the evacuation of Bikini Atoll prior to the Operation Crossroads atomic bomb tests. The forced re-location of the island inhabitants was just the beginning of an ordeal that continues into the present day, as life was never the same after the tests (which, incidentally, are not shown in this film but took place just after it was shot). Bikini Atoll is an atoll in the Marshall Islands. The atoll consists of 23 islands totaling 3.4 square miles surrounding a deep 229.4-square-mile central lagoon at the northern end of the Ralik Chain Within Bikini Atoll, Bikini, Eneu, Nam and Enidrik islands comprise just over 70% of the land area. Bikini and Eneu are the only islands of the atoll that hosted a permanent population. Bikini Island i...

    published: 09 Oct 2016
  • Enewetak Cleanup 1976 Defense Nuclear Agency; Pacific Atoll Nuclear Test Cleanup

    more at http://quickfound.net Overview of plans to clean up the radioactive debris from nuclear weapons tests at Enewetak Atoll so that the displaced native islanders could return home. Public domain film from the US Government, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping reduction, and/or equalization (the resulting sound, though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original). http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enewetak_Atoll Enewetak Atoll (or Eniwetok Atoll, sometimes also spelled Eniewetok; Marshallese: Ānewetak, [æ̯ænʲee̯ɔ̯ɔ͡ɛɛ̯dˠɑk], or Āne-wātak, [æ̯ænʲee̯-ɒ̯ɒ͡ææ̯dˠɑk]) is a large...

    published: 17 Aug 2014
  • Offshore Trust in Specific Purpose - Slogold

    Trusts established for a specific purpose. A lot of people from United States, Canada and Europe establish them in particular in the Caribbean area and in Liechtenstein and Gibraltar, but in recent years it has become quite popular to establish trusts also in the Pacific-Asian regions (Cook Islands, Nauru, Marshall Islands) or in other jurisdictions. You can read more here http://www.slogold.net/offshore_trust.html

    published: 06 May 2014
  • Cook Islands Asset Protection Trust

    published: 24 Jun 2014
Seabees in Marshall & Caroline Islands: "The Navigators" 1975 US Navy

Seabees in Marshall & Caroline Islands: "The Navigators" 1975 US Navy

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more at http://news.quickfound.net/intl/marshall_islands_news.html 'A VISIT TO THE ISLAND TRUST TERRITORIES OF THE MARSHALLS AND CAROLINAS TO SHOW HOW U.S. NAVY SEABEE CIVIL ACTION TEAMS ARE ASSISTING THE NATIVES IN BUILDING MODERN FACILITIES.' US Navy film MN-10849 Public domain film from the US National Archives, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping reduction, and/or equalization (the resulting sound, though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original). http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trust_Territory_of_the_Pacific_Islands The Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands (TTPI) was a United Nations trust territory in Micronesia (western Pacific) administered by the United States from 1947 to 1986. History The territory comprised the former South Pacific Mandate, a League of Nations Mandate administered by Japan and taken by the U.S. in 1944. The TTPI entered UN trusteeship on July 18, 1947 and was designated a "strategic area" in its 1947 trusteeship agreement. As such, its formal status as a UN trust territory could be terminated only by the Security Council, and not by the General Assembly as with other trust territories.[citation needed] The United States Navy controlled the TTPI from a headquarters in Guam until 1951, when the United States Department of the Interior took over control, administering the territory from a base in Saipan. A Congress of Micronesia first levied an income tax in 1971. It affected mainly foreigners working at military bases in the region. On October 21, 1986, the U.S. ended its administration of the Marshall Islands District. The termination of U.S. administration of the Chuuk, Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei, and the Mariana Islands districts of the TTPI soon followed on November 3, 1986. The Security Council formally ended the trusteeship for the Chuuk, Yap, Kosrae, Pohnpei, Mariana Islands, and Marshall Islands districts on December 22, 1990. On May 25, 1994, the Council ended the trusteeship for the Palau District, after which the U.S. and Palau agreed to establish the latter's independence on October 1. Current status The area is now divided into four territories: Sovereign states in free association with the United States The following sovereign states have become freely associated with the United States under the Compact of Free Association (COFA). - Republic of the Marshall Islands - Established 1979, COFA effective October 21, 1986 - Federated States of Micronesia - Established 1979, COFA effective November 3, 1986 - Republic of Palau - Established 1981, COFA effect October 1, 1994 Unincorporated organized territory of the United States - Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands - New constitution partially effective January 1, 1978, and fully effective November 4, 1986... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Islands The Marshall Islands, officially the Republic of the Marshall Islands (Marshallese: Aolepān Aorōkin M̧ajeļ), is an island country located near the equator in the Pacific Ocean, slightly west of the International Date Line. Geographically, the country is part of the larger island group of Micronesia, with the population of 68,480 people spread out over 24 low-lying coral atolls, comprising 1,156 individual islands and islets. The islands share maritime boundaries with the Federated States of Micronesia to the west, Wake Island to the north, Kiribati to the south-east, and Nauru to the south. The most populous atoll is Majuro, which also acts as the capital... http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Caroline_Islands The Caroline Islands (Islas Carolinas in Spanish, Karolinen in German) are a widely scattered archipelago of tiny islands in the western Pacific Ocean, to the north of New Guinea. Politically they are divided between the Federated States of Micronesia in the eastern part of the group, and Palau at the extreme western end. Historically, this area was also called Nuevas Filipinas or New Philippines as they were part of the Spanish East Indies and governed from Manila in the Philippines...
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Republic of Marshall Islands as offshore tax haven USA

Republic of Marshall Islands as offshore tax haven USA

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  • Updated: 26 Feb 2013
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Marshall Islands the Offshore Company Incorporation Service Heaven The Republic of the Marshall Islands becomes the jurisdiction of choice for publicly trade companies in the USA. For the past couple of years, Marshall Islands companies have led the way in new shipping company IPOs (initial public offerings) on both the NYSE and NASDAQ in New York. With a dozen Marshall Islands shipping companies now publicly trading and more to come, it is clear that professionals, such as lawyers, bankers and underwriters, trust the reputation of the Marshall Islands Corporate Registry and the corporate law of the Marshall Islands. This corporate law, known as the Republic of the Marshall Islands Business Corporations Act, is modeled on the corporate law of the U.S. state of Delaware, which is widely regarded as the most progressive and successful onshore corporate jurisdiction in the world. Lawyers in particular appreciate the flexibility and dependability of the Marshall Islands corporate program. According to Mr. Antonios Backos, who is a partner at the successful New York law firm of Healy & Baillie, LLP, the Marshall Islands has become the jurisdiction of choice for offshore public companies because "As corporate governance issues increase in importance for public and private companies alike, having a set of rules in an offshore jurisdiction that is more akin to current Delaware law facilitates boards and their advisors in developing best corporate practices." The Marshall Islands presents the best of all worlds for those interested in an offshore jurisdiction that can meet all of their needs. Since the Marshall Islands has a statutory provision in its law that exempts all offshore Marshall Islands companies from taxation in the Marshall Islands, Marshall Islands offshore companies enable investors and other professionals to save a tremendous amount of money while they can be assured that the legal system of the Marshall Islands will continue to be recognized and respected worldwide. More information can be found at: www.register-iri.com.hk Marshall Islands Company Incorporation Information: www.register-iri.com.hk/company-incorporation.html About the Author International Registries has 11 offices worldwide and provide 24 hour service. When our Asian offices are closed, our American and European offices are open for business. Our vast experience, coupled with a global presence, yields a unique market awareness that will serve you well.
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Marshall Islands, World War II "What Makes a Battle" 1943 US Army

Marshall Islands, World War II "What Makes a Battle" 1943 US Army

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  • Updated: 10 Nov 2016
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Marshall Islands History & Travel Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBB3517952686C550 more at http://news.quickfound.net/intl/marshall_islands_news.html "Marines prepare to and invade one of the Marshall Island using tremendous firepower before landing troops. Very vivid battle footage, including dead, wounded, and surrendering enemy soldiers, as well as dead and wounded Americans." US Army film MISC-1037 Reupload of a previously uploaded film with improved video & sound. Public domain film from the US National Archives, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and one-pass brightness-contrast-color correction & mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping reduction, and/or equalization (the resulting sound, though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original). http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Islands The Marshall Islands, officially the Republic of the Marshall Islands (Marshallese: Aolepān Aorōkin M̧ajeļ), is an island country located in the northern Pacific Ocean. Geographically, the country is part of the larger island group of Micronesia, with the population of around 68,000 people spread out over 34 low-lying coral atolls, comprising 1,156 individual islands and islets. The islands share maritime boundaries with the Federated States of Micronesia to the west, Wake Island to the north, Kiribati to the south-east, and Nauru to the south. The most populous atoll is Majuro, which also acts as the capital. Micronesian colonists gradually settled the Marshall Islands during the 2nd millennium BC, with inter-island navigation made possible using traditional stick charts. Islands in the archipelago were first explored by Europeans in the 1520s, with Spanish explorer Alonso de Salazar sighting an atoll in August 1526. Other expeditions by Spanish and English ships followed, with the islands' current name stemming from British explorer John Marshall. Recognized as part of the Spanish East Indies in 1874, the islands were sold to Germany in 1884, and became of German New Guinea in 1885. The Empire of Japan occupied the Marshall Islands in World War I, which were later joined with other former German territories in 1919 by the League of Nations to form the South Pacific Mandate. In World War II, the islands were conquered by the United States in the Gilbert and Marshall Islands campaign. Along with other Pacific Islands, the Marshall Islands were then consolidated into the United-States-governed Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. Self-government was achieved in 1979, and full sovereignty in 1986, under a Compact of Free Association with the United States. Politically, the Marshall Islands is a presidential republic in free association with the United States, with the US providing defense, funding grants, and access to social services. Having few natural resources, the islands' wealth is based on a service economy, as well as some fishing and agriculture, with a large percentage of the islands' gross domestic product coming from United States aid. The country uses the United States dollar as its currency. The majority of citizens of the Marshall Islands are of Marshallese descent, with small numbers of immigrants from the Philippines and other Pacific islands. The two official languages are Marshallese, a member of the Malayo-Polynesian languages, and English... In the months before the attack on Pearl Harbor, Kwajalein Atoll was the administrative center of the Japanese 6th Fleet Forces Service, whose task was the defense of the Marshall Islands. In World War II, the United States, during the Gilbert and Marshall Islands campaign, invaded and occupied the islands in 1944, destroying or isolating the Japanese garrisons. The US government added the archipelago to the U.S. Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, along with several other island groups in the South Sea. The battle in the Marshall Islands caused irreparable damage, especially on Japanese bases. During the American bombing, the islands' population suffered from lack of food and various injuries. U.S. attacks started in mid-1943, and caused half the Japanese garrison of 5,100 people in the atoll Mili to die from hunger by August 1945. In just one month in 1944, Americans captured Kwajalein Atoll, Majuro and Enewetak, and in the next two months the rest of the Marshall Islands except Wotje, Mili, Maloelap and Jaluit... From 1946 to 1958, as the site of the Pacific Proving Grounds, the U.S. tested 67 nuclear weapons in the Marshall Islands, including the largest nuclear test the U.S. ever conducted, Castle Bravo. In 1956, the Atomic Energy Commission regarded the Marshall Islands as "by far the most contaminated place in the world".
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Marshall Islands in World War II "What Makes a Battle" 1943 US Army 14min

Marshall Islands in World War II "What Makes a Battle" 1943 US Army 14min

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more at http://news.quickfound.net/intl/marshall_islands_news.html "Marines prepare to and invade one of the Marshall Island using tremendous firepower before landing troops. Very vivid battle footage, including dead, wounded, and surrendering enemy soldiers, as well as dead and wounded Americans." US Army film MISC-1037 NEW VERSION with improved video & sound: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U6hbz5Ld6Ag Public domain film from the National Archives, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping reduction, and equalization (the resulting sound, though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Islands The Marshall Islands, officially the Republic of the Marshall Islands (Marshallese: Aolepān Aorōkin M̧ajeļ), is an island country located in the northern Pacific Ocean. Geographically, the country is part of the larger island group of Micronesia, with the population of around 68,000 people spread out over 34 low-lying coral atolls, comprising 1,156 individual islands and islets. The islands share maritime boundaries with the Federated States of Micronesia to the west, Wake Island to the north, Kiribati to the south-east, and Nauru to the south. The most populous atoll is Majuro, which also acts as the capital. Micronesian colonists gradually settled the Marshall Islands during the 2nd millennium BC, with inter-island navigation made possible using traditional stick charts. Islands in the archipelago were first explored by Europeans in the 1520s, with Spanish explorer Alonso de Salazar sighting an atoll in August 1526. Other expeditions by Spanish and English ships followed, with the islands' current name stemming from British explorer John Marshall. Recognized as part of the Spanish East Indies in 1874, the islands were sold to Germany in 1884, and became of German New Guinea in 1885. The Empire of Japan occupied the Marshall Islands in World War I, which were later joined with other former German territories in 1919 by the League of Nations to form the South Pacific Mandate. In World War II, the islands were conquered by the United States in the Gilbert and Marshall Islands campaign. Along with other Pacific Islands, the Marshall Islands were then consolidated into the United-States-governed Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands. Self-government was achieved in 1979, and full sovereignty in 1986, under a Compact of Free Association with the United States. Politically, the Marshall Islands is a presidential republic in free association with the United States, with the US providing defense, funding grants, and access to social services. Having few natural resources, the islands' wealth is based on a service economy, as well as some fishing and agriculture, with a large percentage of the islands' gross domestic product coming from United States aid. The country uses the United States dollar as its currency. The majority of citizens of the Marshall Islands are of Marshallese descent, with small numbers of immigrants from the Philippines and other Pacific islands. The two official languages are Marshallese, a member of the Malayo-Polynesian languages, and English... In the months before the attack on Pearl Harbor, Kwajalein Atoll was the administrative center of the Japanese 6th Fleet Forces Service, whose task was the defense of the Marshall Islands. In World War II, the United States, during the Gilbert and Marshall Islands campaign, invaded and occupied the islands in 1944, destroying or isolating the Japanese garrisons. The US government added the archipelago to the U.S. Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, along with several other island groups in the South Sea. The battle in the Marshall Islands caused irreparable damage, especially on Japanese bases. During the American bombing, the islands' population suffered from lack of food and various injuries. U.S. attacks started in mid-1943, and caused half the Japanese garrison of 5,100 people in the atoll Mili to die from hunger by August 1945. In just one month in 1944, Americans captured Kwajalein Atoll, Majuro and Enewetak, and in the next two months the rest of the Marshall Islands except Wotje, Mili, Maloelap and Jaluit... From 1946 to 1958, as the site of the Pacific Proving Grounds, the U.S. tested 67 nuclear weapons in the Marshall Islands, including the largest nuclear test the U.S. ever conducted, Castle Bravo. In 1956, the Atomic Energy Commission regarded the Marshall Islands as "by far the most contaminated place in the world".
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Marshall Islands 2016 Olympic Team

Marshall Islands 2016 Olympic Team

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Top 10 Largest Cities or Towns of Marshall Islands

Top 10 Largest Cities or Towns of Marshall Islands

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Thanks for watching........ 1) Majuro 2) Ebeye 3) Arno 4) Wotje 5) Jabor 6) Mili 7) Ebon 8) Namdrik 9) Kili 10) Likiep The Marshall Islands, officially the Republic of the Marshall Islands is an island country located in the northern Pacific Ocean. Geographically, the country is part of the larger island group of Micronesia, with the population of 68,480 people spread out over 24 low-lying coral atolls, comprising 1,156 individual islands and islets. The islands share maritime boundaries with the Federated States of Micronesia to the west, Wake Island to the north,[note 2] Kiribati to the south-east, and Nauru to the south. The most populous atoll is Majuro, which also acts as the capital. Micronesian colonists gradually settled the Marshall Islands during the 2nd millennium BC, with inter-island navigation made possible using traditional stick charts. Islands in the archipelago were first explored by Europeans in the 1520s, with Spanish explorer Alonso de Salazar sighting an atoll in August 1526. Other expeditions by Spanish and English ships followed, with the islands' current name stemming from British explorer John Marshall (1788). Recognised as part of the Spanish East Indies in 1874, the islands were sold to the German Empire in 1884, and became part of German New Guinea in 1885. In World War I the Empire of Japan occupied the Marshall Islands, which the League of Nations joined with other former German territories in 1919, to form the South Pacific Mandate. In World War II, the islands were conquered by the United States in the Gilbert and Marshall Islands campaign. Along with other Pacific Islands, the Marshall Islands were then consolidated into the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands governed by the US. Self-government was achieved in 1979, and full sovereignty in 1986, under a Compact of Free Association with the United States. Politically, the Marshall Islands is a presidential republic in free association with the United States, with the US providing defense, funding grants, and providing access to social services. With few natural resources, the islands' wealth is based on a service economy, as well as some fishing and agriculture, with a large percentage of the islands' gross domestic product represented by aid from the United States. The country uses the United States dollar as its currency. The majority of citizens of the Marshall Islands are of Marshallese descent, with small numbers of immigrants from the Philippines and other Pacific islands. The two official languages are Marshallese, a member of the Malayo-Polynesian languages, and English. Almost the entire population of the islands practises some religion, with three-quarters of the country either following the United Church of Christ -- Congregational in the Marshall Islands (UCCCMI) or the Assemblies of God. Spanish explorer Alonso de Salazar was the first European to see the islands in 1526, commanding the ship Santa Maria de la Victoria, the only surviving vessel of the Loaísa Expedition. On August 21, he sighted an island at 14°N that they named "San Bartolome" (probably Taongi).[4] On September 21, 1529, Álvaro de Saavedra Cerón commanded the Spanish ship Florida, on his second attempt to recross the Pacific from the Maluku Islands. He stood off a group of islands from which several natives came off and hurled stones at his ship. These islands, named by him "Los Pintados," may have been Ujelang. On October 1, he found another group of islands where he went ashore for eight days, exchanged gifts with natives and took on water. These islands, "Los Jardines," could be Eniwetok or Bikini Atoll. The Spanish ship San Pedro and two other vessels in an expedition commanded by Miguel Lopez de Legazpi on January 9, 1530, discovered an island at 10°N where they went ashore and traded with natives and named it "Los Barbudos" (possibly Mejit). On January 10, they sighted another island that they named "Placeres" (perhaps Ailuk), ten leagues away, they sighted another island that they called "Pajares" (perhaps Jemo). On January 12, they sighted another island at 10°N which they called "Corrales" (possibly Wotho). On January 15, another low island was sighted at 10°N (perhaps Ujelang) where they made a good description of the people on "Barbudos."[7][8] After that, ships like San Jeronimo, Los Reyes, Todos los Santos also visited the islands in different years. Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marshall_Islands
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Did Amelia Earhart Survive Crash?

Did Amelia Earhart Survive Crash?

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New evidence may finally put the mystery of Amelia Earhart to rest. Cenk Uygur, Brett Erlich, and Grace Baldridge, the hosts of The Young Turks, break down the photo. Tell us what you think in the comment section below. https://tytnetwork.com/join/ “A newly discovered photograph suggests legendary aviator Amelia Earhart, who vanished 80 years ago on a round-the-world flight, survived a crash-landing in the Marshall Islands. The photo, found in a long-forgotten file in the National Archives, shows a woman who resembles Earhart and a man who appears to be her navigator, Fred Noonan, on a dock. The discovery is featured in a new History channel special, "Amelia Earhart: The Lost Evidence," that airs Sunday. Independent analysts told History the photo appears legitimate and undoctored. Shawn Henry, former executive assistant director for the FBI and an NBC News analyst, has studied the photo and feels confident it shows the famed pilot and her navigator.” Read more here: http://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-news/amelia-earhart-may-have-survived-crash-landing-never-seen-photo-n779591 Hosts: Cenk Uygur, Brett Erlich, Grace Baldridge Cast: Cenk Uygur, Brett Erlich, Grace Baldridge *** The Largest Online News Show in the World. Hosted by Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian. LIVE STREAMING weekdays 6-8pm ET. http://www.tytnetwork.com/live Subscribe to The Young Turks on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=theyoungturks Like The Young Turks on Facebook: http://facebook.com/theyoungturks Follow The Young Turks on Twitter: http://twitter.com/theyoungturks Buy TYT Merch: http://www.shoptyt.com Download audio and video of the full two hour show on-demand + the members-only post game show by becoming a member at http://www.tytnetwork.com/join/. Your membership supports the day to day operations and is vital for our continued success and growth. Young Turk (n), 1. Young progressive or insurgent member of an institution, movement, or political party. 2. A young person who rebels against authority or societal expectations.(American Heritage Dictionary)
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National Anthem of the Marshall Islands [1986-1991]- Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k Aelōn̄ Eo Aō

National Anthem of the Marshall Islands [1986-1991]- Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k Aelōn̄ Eo Aō

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FOLLOW ME ON GOOGLE+ : https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/117962090897455452491/117962090897455452491/posts?pageId=117962090897455452491 ==========ENGLISH========== Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k Aelōn̄ Eo Aō, also known more simply as Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k, is the former national anthem of the Marshall Islands. It became the anthem from 1979 when it was separated from the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, and it remained the national anthem when the Republic of the Marshall Islands gained its independence in 1986, until 1991 when Forever Marshall Islands became the new national anthem. The music was composed by Samuel Langrine, and the Marshallese lyrics are of unknown origin.[1][2] ==========한국어========== 나의 사랑스런 조국, 나의 타고난 권리(마셜어: Ij Yokwe Lok Aelon Eo Ao 이이 욕웨 록 아엘론 데오 아오)는 마셜 제도의 옛 국가로, 신탁 통치를 받던 1979년부터 독립 후인 1991년까지 사용되었다. 작사자는 불명이고, 사무엘 랑그린네가 작곡하였다. 이 노래는 마셜어 가사만 존재한다. ==========BAHASA INDONESIA========== Ij Io̧kwe Ļo̧k Aelōn̄ Eo Aō adalah lagu kebangsaan Kepulauan Marshall sejak merdeka pada tahun 1986 atau keluar dari Wilayah Perwalian Kepulauan Pasifik. Pada tahun 1991, lagu yang digubah oleh Samuel Langrine ini digantikan oleh lagu Forever Marshall Islands yang digubah oleh presiden Amata Kabua. ==========REFERENCES========== ==========VIDEO========== Photos used/edited: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/2/2e/Flag_of_the_Marshall_Islands.svg/1280px-Flag_of_the_Marshall_Islands.svg.png https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/8/86/Seal_of_the_Marshall_Islands.svg/982px-Seal_of_the_Marshall_Islands.svg.png Lyrics and Info: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ij_Io%CC%A7kwe_%C4%BBo%CC%A7k_Ael%C5%8Dn%CC%84_Eo_A%C5%8D https://ko.wikipedia.org/wiki/%EB%82%98%EC%9D%98_%EC%82%AC%EB%9E%91%EC%8A%A4%EB%9F%B0_%EC%A1%B0%EA%B5%AD,_%EB%82%98%EC%9D%98_%ED%83%80%EA%B3%A0%EB%82%9C_%EA%B6%8C%EB%A6%AC https://id.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ij_Io%CC%A7kwe_%C4%BBo%CC%A7k_Ael%C5%8Dn%CC%84_Eo_A%C5%8D *URLs might change without further notice.
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Take My Hand (ft. MBCA) Brett Taylor (Majuro, Marshall Islands)

Take My Hand (ft. MBCA) Brett Taylor (Majuro, Marshall Islands)

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Words and music by Brett Taylor (with help from Dmitry Solomon Jibas on the chorus ending) Special thanks to Branson Enos and Jonathan Lang for playing the guitar. Once again, the amazingly talented Majuro Baptist Christian Academy brings you "Take My hand" written by yours truly. Tell me what you think! I'm always appreciated of positive feedback. This song is about baby Moses when his mother sent him down the river to be away from the wrath of Pharaoh. It's from the perspective of one observing her final moments with her son. In the second verse, we hear of God's words of love towards us. Just as Moses' mother gave her son words of love, so God gives us words of love as we ourselves live in a foreign land. Verse One: All my life I’ve never heard such words of love Her voice so tender like an angel from above How her tears reveal such love a mother shows If only he could see how much she loves him so Listen to these words of love A mother speaking to her son A foreign land he will belong But through these words he will be strong Chorus: “Take my hand, don’t you cry, I’ll see you through There is light on the other side Do not fear, God is near, He’ll guide you through Trust in Him and these words abide.” Verse Two: All my life I’ve never heard such words of love Your words so tender like an angel from above How Your words reveal such love a Father shows Now I can clearly see how much you love me so Listen to these words of love A Father speaking to His own A foreign land I do belong But through these words I am made strong Chorus: “Take my hand, don’t you cry, I’ll see you through There is light on the other side Do not fear, I am near, I’ll guide you through Trust in Me, and My words abide
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Offshore Trust Services | What You Need To Know About The Best Jurisdictions And The Protector

Offshore Trust Services | What You Need To Know About The Best Jurisdictions And The Protector

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Offshore Trust Services. Visit http://www.AssetProtectionOffer.com to get at no cost: a copy of my book, a 20-minute consultation to discuss YOUR SITUATION with the author and a series of videos sent to you. So what are the best jurisdictions for an offshore trust services company to form a trust in? The jurisdiction with the best track record is the Cook Islands. It has a record of twice flaunting a U.S. federal judge's attempts to seize trust assets. No other jurisdiction has that track record. There are a couple of jurisdictions that have bowed to U.S. courts demand, one being the Isle of Man. Some other good jurisdictions are Nevis, Belize, and the Cayman Islands. Western Samoa isn't bad but their Trust Statues are not nearly as well developed as the Cook Islands. It is not a bad idea to use a lower profile offshore jurisdiction initially, however, while the creditor seas are calm. In the event of a creditor attack, the trustee can move the trust to a strong jurisdiction such as the Cook Islands. Since this is the trustee's decision and not the grantor's, it makes the trust look less suspicious or anti-creditor to a judge, and it makes the grantor seem less likely to have set up the trust only for asset protection. Your offshore trust services company should know there is also sometimes a 4th party to an offshore trust: the Protector. The Protector's job is to make sure the Trustee does his job and does not act in bad faith or misappropriate trust property. The Protector does not actually control or manage trust assets, but he can veto Trustee actions and he can fire and replace the Trustee if necessary. Usually it's best to use a Protector that is offshore as well because you will want them outside of the reach of a U.S. judge. Annual Protector fees should be no more than $750. The key is to have a good asset protection planner who knows who the reasonably priced and reputable Trustees and Protectors are.
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Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands

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The Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands was a United Nations trust territory in Micronesia administered by the United States from 1947 to 1986. This video is targeted to blind users. Attribution: Article text available under CC-BY-SA Creative Commons image source in video
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F-0343 Kwajalein

F-0343 Kwajalein

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Home movies with civilian scenes from the Kwajalein Army Base on the Marshall Islands, Western Pacific US Trust Territory in the 1960's From the archives of the San Diego Air and Space Museum. Please do not use for commercial purposes without permission. http://www.sandiegoairandspace.org/research/index.
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5c: Sovereign Wealth and Public Trust Funds

5c: Sovereign Wealth and Public Trust Funds

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2016 Pacific Update Conference July 18-19, 2016 Suva, Fiji http://www.usp.ac.fj/index.php?id=19727 Chair: Ellen Milne, President, Marshall Islands Chamber of Commerce Trust Funds in the Pacific: Update on Operations and Performance Christopher Edmonds, Senior Economist, Asian Development Bank (ADB) The Status and Challenges of Trust Fund Management Facing the North Pacific Gerard Cruz, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Asia Pacific Assoc. for Fiduciary Studies Raising Investment Governance in the Pacific to Global Standards Ross Fowler, Chief Executive Officer, fi360 Pacific The New Nauru Trust Fund Roland Rajah, Nauru Country Economist, ADB
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UN Climate Summit  Poem "Dear Matafele Peinem"

UN Climate Summit Poem "Dear Matafele Peinem"

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On 23 September 2014, 26 year old poet Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner, from the Marshall Islands, addressed the Opening Ceremony of the UN Secretary-General's Climate Summit. Kathy was selected from among over 500 civil society candidates in an open, global nomination process conducted by the UN Non-Governmental Liaison Service. Kathy performed a new poem entitled "Dear Matafele Peinem", written to her daughter. The poem received a standing ovation. Kathy is also a teacher, journalist and founder of the environmental NGO, Jo-jikum. Credits: "Dear Matafele Peinem” Poem and performance by Kathy Jetnil-Kijiner Creative-Innovation Agency: The Global Brain Director / Producer: Natalia Vega-Berry Executive Producer: Michael Tracy Director Visual: Natalia Vega-Berry Co-Directors: Jenna Pool / David Joshua Ford Project Coordinator: Isha Ohja Storyboard: Annabelle Tracy Post Production: Cutters Studios Executive Producer: Elizabeth Krajewski Editor: Steve Bell Assistant Editors: Austin Rauterkus, Cameron Yergler, Casey Swoyer Sound Engineer: Eric Thompson Flame / finish: Moises Tavera Music: Yessian Music: Andrew Knox Music Productions, Inc. Music Title: "Imparting the Atmosphere" Composer: Derek Whitacre Publisher: Alibi Music A special thank you to the many organizations and individuals around the world who contributed visuals for this project, including: 350.org #Action4Climate filmmakers and Connect4Climate.org Adrian Arbib Anglican Alliance Australian Medical Students Association Avaaz Canadian Youth Climate Coalition CGIAR CCAFS Climate Ride Friends of the Earth Europe Get Up! Action for Australia India Echo Channel Jack Niedenthal Kevin Buckland Molly Mazilu Mothers Out Front The Nature Conservancy Press TV UK Project Survival Media Source Project Sven Eberlein The World Bank "A special thank you to the following, who went out of their way to provide invaluable services, support and assistance for this project: Young & Rubicam Cutters Studios
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VAIRAKAU MĀORI - Cook Islands Traditional Medicine

VAIRAKAU MĀORI - Cook Islands Traditional Medicine

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AKAORA ITE PEU KUKI AIRANI Reviving our Arts and Culture Cook Islands healing practices and Maori medicines. Workshop 2 of 10 TE TUAREKA GOODSTORY TRUST Together, keeping our language and culture alive. Filmed and edited by Thomas Peyroux Shot on location at Te Tuareka O Manurewa Punanga Reo.. Produced for Te Tuareka Goodstory Trust. All rights reserved. ©2015
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Satawalese navigator Mau Piailug talks about the story of the first navigators

Satawalese navigator Mau Piailug talks about the story of the first navigators

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Women were the first navigators, and Pulap was the first navigator island. It started with a kuling bird (sandpiper), which was a ghost and not just a bird. The kuling flew from the Marshall Islands to Pohnpei, Chuuk, and Pulap and ate everyone along the way but not the people of Pulap. The kuling said to the chiefs daughter, If you feed me enough, I won't eat the people here. The girl told her father this, and he said, Take her a piece of wot (taro) and a coconut. The girl did, and the kuling ate until she was really full. Then she said, Tell your father to build me a house so I can teach you to be a navigator. Every evening, the girl learned from the kuling. She learned more and more. Then one day, the father said to the girl, I know the story of the kuling and do you know how we will kill her? Tell the kuling not to leave yet we are going to give her something. The chief told the women of Pulap to get many baskets of wot and the men to get many coconuts. They loaded everything onto the kuling bird. The kuling took off and flew between Chuuk and Pafang, but then she fell down and changed into an octopus. Every navigator always protects himself from this octopus by using pwanur (a mystical way that navigators use to protect themselves from danger).
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Offshore Trusts | Best Jurisdictions In Which To Form Your Offshore Trusts

Offshore Trusts | Best Jurisdictions In Which To Form Your Offshore Trusts

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Offshore Trusts. Visit http://www.AssetProtectionOffer.com and you can subscribe to my Offshore Asset Protection and Investing Secrets Video Series of videos and emails. You'll also get a copy of my book, Asset Protection in Financially Unsafe Times in pdf format and a 20-minute consultation with me to discuss YOUR SITUATION. All at no cost or obligation. So what are the best offshore jurisdictions for the formation of offshore trusts? The jurisdiction with the best track record is the Cook Islands. It has a record of twice flaunting a U.S. federal judge's attempts to seize trust assets. No other jurisdiction has that track record. There are a couple of jurisdictions that have bowed to U.S. courts demand, one being the Isle of Man. Some other good jurisdictions are Nevis, Belize, and the Cayman Islands. Western Samoa isn't bad but their Trust Statues are not nearly as well developed as the Cook Islands. It is not a bad idea to use a lower profile offshore jurisdiction initially, however, while the creditor seas are calm. In the event of a creditor attack, the trustee can move the trust to a strong jurisdiction such as the Cook Islands. Since this is the trustee's decision and not the grantor's, it makes the trust look less suspicious or anti-creditor to a judge, and it makes the grantor seem less likely to have set up the trust only for asset protection. Hope you find this video helpful. Thanks! Ryan Fowler
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Rocket Island - Pacific Ocean

Rocket Island - Pacific Ocean

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October 2009 An American test warhead arcs gracefully through the sky towards Kwajalein Island, a strange but familiar sight here. But now a rift between America and the Marshallese is making the islands future unclear. A Minuteman III intercontinental missile was fired 28 minutes earlier from a Californian airbase. Fortunately the re-entry vehicles splash down harmlessly in deep water in the Kwajalein Atoll. US Army Lt-Colonel Harold Buhl is pleased. In order for a weapon to be a weapon of deterrence it needs to be proven that in fact it will work. For 63 years the Marshall Islands has played host to American war games but in 2016 Americas lease for 11 of the islands is up. The Marshallese say the US compensation is inadequate and their people are struggling. Dubbed The Slum of the Pacific, 15,000 people are crammed into a narrow strip of coral and sand. We have running water 3 days a week2,000 kids dont go to school at all., tells Michael Kabua, Ebeye Sentator. Landowners are asking more than theyve been offered, and now negotiations have stalled. Produced by ABC Australia, Distributed by Journeyman Pictures
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The Turneffe Atoll -  Island At Risk

The Turneffe Atoll - Island At Risk

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The Turneffe Atoll - Island at Risk focuses on the improper development, overfishing, and lack of protection that threaten the future of Turneffe Atoll. Turneffe Atoll Trust is a non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the Turneffe Atoll- the largest and most biologically diverse coral atoll in the Northern Hemisphere. The vision of our organization is a healthy ecosystem at Turneffe Atoll supporting sustainable social and economic benefits for Belize and serving as a model for similar coastal marine areas throughout the world. Turneffe Atoll Trust is a 501(c)(3) company supported by private donations.
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15-15636 Rep. of the Marshall Islands v. USA

15-15636 Rep. of the Marshall Islands v. USA

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Republic of the Marshall Islands appeals the district court's dismissal of Marshall Islands' action alleging breach of the Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons against the United States and federal agencies and officials.
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BIKINI ATOLL EVACUATION PRIOR TO CROSSROADS ATOMIC BOMB TEST   70594

BIKINI ATOLL EVACUATION PRIOR TO CROSSROADS ATOMIC BOMB TEST 70594

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"Bikini -- The Atom Island" is a 1946 short that chronicles the evacuation of Bikini Atoll prior to the Operation Crossroads atomic bomb tests. The forced re-location of the island inhabitants was just the beginning of an ordeal that continues into the present day, as life was never the same after the tests (which, incidentally, are not shown in this film but took place just after it was shot). Bikini Atoll is an atoll in the Marshall Islands. The atoll consists of 23 islands totaling 3.4 square miles surrounding a deep 229.4-square-mile central lagoon at the northern end of the Ralik Chain Within Bikini Atoll, Bikini, Eneu, Nam and Enidrik islands comprise just over 70% of the land area. Bikini and Eneu are the only islands of the atoll that hosted a permanent population. Bikini Island is the northeastern most and largest islet. Before World War II, the atoll was known by its Baltic German name as Eschscholtz Atoll. Between 1946 and 1958, 23 nuclear devices were detonated by the United States at seven test sites located on the reef, inside the atoll, in the air, or underwater. They had a combined fission yield of 42.2 Mt. The testing began with the Operation Crossroads series in July 1946. Prior to nuclear testing, the residents initially accepted resettlement voluntarily to Rongerik Atoll, believing they would be able to return home within a short time. Rongerik Atoll could not produce enough food and the islanders starved. When they could not return home, they were relocated to Kwajalein Atoll for six months before choosing to live on Kili Island, a small island one-sixth the size of their home island. Some were able to return to the Bikini Island in 1970 until further testing revealed dangerous levels of strontium-90. The islanders have been the beneficiary of several trust funds created by the United States government which as of 2013 covered medical treatment and other costs and paid about $550 annually to each individual. As of 2013, about 4880 Bikini people live on Kili and other Marshall Islands, and some have emigrated to the United States. Bikini Island is currently visited by a few scientists and inhabited by 4–6 caretakers. We encourage viewers to add comments and, especially, to provide additional information about our videos by adding a comment! See something interesting? Tell people what it is and what they can see by writing something for example: "01:00:12:00 -- President Roosevelt is seen meeting with Winston Churchill at the Quebec Conference." This film is part of the Periscope Film LLC archive, one of the largest historic military, transportation, and aviation stock footage collections in the USA. Entirely film backed, this material is available for licensing in 24p HD, 2k and 4k. For more information visit http://www.PeriscopeFilm.com
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Enewetak Cleanup 1976 Defense Nuclear Agency; Pacific Atoll Nuclear Test Cleanup

Enewetak Cleanup 1976 Defense Nuclear Agency; Pacific Atoll Nuclear Test Cleanup

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  • Updated: 17 Aug 2014
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more at http://quickfound.net Overview of plans to clean up the radioactive debris from nuclear weapons tests at Enewetak Atoll so that the displaced native islanders could return home. Public domain film from the US Government, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, with the aspect ratio corrected, and mild video noise reduction applied. The soundtrack was also processed with volume normalization, noise reduction, clipping reduction, and/or equalization (the resulting sound, though not perfect, is far less noisy than the original). http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enewetak_Atoll Enewetak Atoll (or Eniwetok Atoll, sometimes also spelled Eniewetok; Marshallese: Ānewetak, [æ̯ænʲee̯ɔ̯ɔ͡ɛɛ̯dˠɑk], or Āne-wātak, [æ̯ænʲee̯-ɒ̯ɒ͡ææ̯dˠɑk]) is a large coral atoll of 40 islands in the Pacific Ocean and with its 850 people forms a legislative district of the Ralik Chain of the Marshall Islands. Its land area totals less than 5.85 square kilometres (2.26 sq mi), not higher than 5 metres and surrounding a deep central lagoon, 80 kilometres (50 mi) in circumference. It is the second-westernmost atoll of the Ralik Chain and is 305 kilometres (190 mi) west from Bikini Atoll. The U.S. government referred to the atoll as "Eniwetok" until 1974, when it changed its official spelling to "Enewetak"... In 19771980, a concrete dome was built on Runit Island to deposit radioactive soil and debris... History Humans have inhabited the atoll since about 1,000 BCE. The first European visitor to Enewetak, Spanish explorer Alvaro de Saavedra, arrived on 10 October 1529... It was visited by about a dozen ships before the establishment of the German colony of the Marshall Islands in 1885. With the rest of the Marshalls, Enewetak was captured by the Imperial Japanese Navy in 1914 during World War I and mandated to the Empire of Japan by the League of Nations in 1920... During the Battle of Eniwetok in February 1944, the United States captured Enewetak in a five-day amphibious operation... Following the end of World War II, Enewetak came under the control of the United States as part of the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands until the independence of the Marshall Islands in 1986. During its tenure, the United States evacuated the local residents many times, often involuntarily. The atoll was used for nuclear testing as part of the Pacific Proving Grounds... Forty-three nuclear tests were fired at Enewetak from 1948 to 1958. The first hydrogen bomb test, code-named Ivy Mike, occurred in late 1952 as part of Operation Ivy; it vaporized the islet of Elugelab... A radiological survey of Enewetak was conducted in from 1972 to 1973. In 1977, the United States military began decontamination of Enewetak and other islands. During the three-year, $100 million cleanup process, the military mixed more than 111,000 cubic yards (85,000 m3) of contaminated soil and debris from the islands with Portland cement and buried it in an atomic blast crater on the northern end of the atoll's Runit Island... The final cost of the cleanup project was $239 million. The United States government declared the southern and western islands in the atoll safe for habitation in 1980, and residents of Enewetak returned that same year. Section 177 of the 1983 Compact of Free Association between the governments of the United States and the Marshall Islands establishes a process for Marshallese to make a claim against the United States government... That same year, an agreement was signed to implement Section 177 which established a $150 million trust fund. The fund was intended to generate $18 million a year, which would be payable to claimants... In 2000, the tribunal made a compensation award to the people of Enewetak consisting of $107.8 million for environmental restoration; $244 million in damages to cover economic losses caused by loss of access and use of the atoll; and $34 million for hardship and suffering. In addition, as of the end of 2008, another $96.658 million in individual damage awards were made. Only $73.526 million of the individual claims award has been paid... the fund was nearly exhausted as of May 2010 and unable to make any additional awards or payments. A lawsuit by Marshallese arguing that "changed circumstances" made Nuclear Claims Tribunal unable to make just compensation was dismissed by the Supreme Court of the United States in April 2010. The 2000 environmental restoration award included funds for additional cleanup of radioactivity on Enewetak... most areas still contaminated on Enewetak were treated with potassium... The cost of the potassium decontamination project was $103.3 million. It is projected that the majority of the atoll will be fit for human habitation by the year 2026-2027 after nuclear decay, de-contamination and environmental remediation efforts create sufficient dose reductions...
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Offshore Trust in Specific Purpose - Slogold

Offshore Trust in Specific Purpose - Slogold

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  • Updated: 06 May 2014
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Trusts established for a specific purpose. A lot of people from United States, Canada and Europe establish them in particular in the Caribbean area and in Liechtenstein and Gibraltar, but in recent years it has become quite popular to establish trusts also in the Pacific-Asian regions (Cook Islands, Nauru, Marshall Islands) or in other jurisdictions. You can read more here http://www.slogold.net/offshore_trust.html
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Cook Islands Asset Protection Trust

Cook Islands Asset Protection Trust

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  • Updated: 24 Jun 2014
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