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Guernsey Introduction 2009
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SOURCE: 2009 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

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Guernsey Introduction 2009
SOURCE: 2009 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK


Background:
Guernsey and the other Channel Islands represent the last remnants of the medieval Dukedom of Normandy, which held sway in both France and England. The islands were the only British soil occupied by German troops in World War II. Guernsey is a British crown dependency, but is not part of the UK. However, the UK Government is constitutionally responsible for its defense and international representation.


NOTE: The information regarding Guernsey on this page is re-published from the 2009 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Guernsey Introduction 2009 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Guernsey Introduction 2009 should be addressed to the CIA.






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