Greater antilles political map. Various countries of central asia are sometimes also included. It was the most intense north atlantic hurricane since hurricane wilma of 2005 tying for seventh overall. The caribbean is the region roughly south of the united states east of mexico and north of central and south america consisting of the caribbean sea and its islands. We created the greater together video and campaign to show the world what were made of people like you.
The pear shaped island part of the lesser antilles chain is known as the emerald isle of the caribbean in part because of its formerly large population of people who originated from ireland. Haiti is a country in the caribbean sea that occupies the western third of the island of hispaniola it is bordered by the dominican republic in east and it shares maritime borders with the bahamas colombia cuba and jamaica. Glossary a arawak the arawak are a group of linguistically related but culturally diverse indian peoples who inhabit the tropical forests of south america especially north of the amazon river extending from the andean foothills to the antilles. The greater caribbean is a political concept created by this assembly to lay the foundation for unity among acs member countries.
The map shows the islands and political entities in the caribbean. We invite you to discover the diverse people and stories of greater fort lauderdale where we embrace residents and visitors of every culture origin color or identity. Interactive map of the acs countries bordering the caribbean sea. One world nations online countries of the world.
The greater middle east is a political term introduced in the early 2000s denoting a set of contiguously connected countries stretching from morocco in the west all the way to pakistan in the east. Hurricane dean was the strongest tropical cyclone of the 2007 atlantic hurricane season.