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Coordinates: 13°16′59″S 176°10′59″W -13.283, -176.183

Wallis and Futuna

Wallis and Futuna, officially the Territory of Wallis and Futuna Islands (French Wallis et Futuna or Territoire des les Wallis et Futuna, Fakauvea and Fakafutuna Uvea mo Futuna), is a Polynesian French island territory (but not part of, or even contiguous with, French Polynesia) in the South Pacific between Fiji and Samoa. It is made up of three main volcanic tropical islands and a number of tiny islets. The territory is split into two island groups lying about 260 km apartWallis Islands (Uvea), in the northWallis Island (Uvea)Hoorn Islands (Futuna Islands), in the southFutunaAlofiSince 2003 Wallis and Futuna has been a French overseas collectivity (collectivit d'outre-mer, or COM). Between 1961 and 2003, it had the status of a French overseas territory (territoire d'outre-mer, or TOM).[1]


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