Support our Sponsor

. . Flags of the World Maps of All Countries
  • |2001 INDEX|
  • 2000 INDEX
  • 1999 INDEX
  • 1998 INDEX
  • 1996 INDEX
  • Country Ranks
  • geographic.org Home PageCountry Index

    Saint Kitts and Nevis Introduction 2001
    http://www.photius.com/wfb2001/saint_kitts_and_nevis/saint_kitts_and_nevis_introduction.html
    SOURCE: 2001 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Background: First settled by the British in 1623, the islands became an associated state with full internal autonomy in 1967. The island of Anguilla rebelled and was allowed to secede in 1971. Saint Kitts and Nevis achieved independence in 1983. In 1998, a vote in Nevis on a referendum to separate from Saint Kitts fell short of the two-thirds majority needed.

      NOTE: The information regarding Saint Kitts and Nevis on this page is re-published from the 2001 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Saint Kitts and Nevis Introduction 2001 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Saint Kitts and Nevis Introduction 2001 should be addressed to the CIA.

    Support Our Sponsor

    Support Our Sponsor

    Please put this page in your BOOKMARKS - - - - -


    Google
     

    http://www.photius.com/wfb2001/saint_kitts_and_nevis/saint_kitts_and_nevis_introduction.html

    Revised 21-Dec-01
    Copyright © 2001 Photius Coutsoukis (all rights reserved)


    ctr12/21/01