Vieques

  • (noun): A small island off the coast of Puerto Rico used for target practice by the United States Navy.

Some articles on vieques:

Carlos Vélez Rieckehoff - Legacy
... Conde de Mirasol (Count of Marisol Fort) of Vieques, under the direction of Robert Rabin the cofounder of the Historical Archives of Vieques ... On November 19, 2005 Rieckehoff died in Vieques ...
Puerto Rican Independence Party - History - 1990s
... especially Rubén Berríos, became involved in the Navy-Vieques protests started by many citizens of Vieques against the presence of the US military in the ...
Carlos Vélez Rieckehoff
... who protested against the United States Navy's use of his birthplace, the island of Vieques, as a bombing range ... House of Representatives investigating the situation in Vieques and pleaded for the return of Vieques to the people of Puerto Rico ...