Windward Passage

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a channel between eastern Cuba and western Haiti that connects the Atlantic Ocean with the Caribbean Sea

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71) But the many haitianos who remained visible to Cuban soldiers, including Elisa Dis and Enrique Francis, soon found themselves unwillingly crossing the Windward Passage back to Haiti.
Coast Guard's blockade of Haiti's shores up to and through the Windward Passage separating Haiti from Cuba.
The company has executed agreements with separate owners to manage the 160-room Windward Passage Hotel, in Charlotte Amalie, St.
The storm was moving along the Windward Passage between Haiti and Jamaica, where it also was dumping heavy rain that caused flooding in parts of the country.
The ongoing rivalry between Kialoa Wand fellow American yacht Windward Passage had been accelerated by a serious collision between the two maxis in the last race of the Southern Cross Cup a few days before the start of the 1977 Sydney Hobart.
The company will operate the 160-room Windward Passage Hotel, in Charlotte Amalie, St Thomas.
Because the Derby has no also-eligible list, the scratch didn't help the owners of Windward Passage, the colt knocked out of the field by Danthebluegrassman's addition.
Others with a chance to land the double include Bobby Frankel (You and Medaglia d'Oro), Bob Baffert (Habibti and War Emblem) and Steve Asmussen with Lake Lady and his Derby pair of Private Emblem and Windward Passage.
We believe that with such a beautiful and strategic location at the edge of the Windward Passage, it will be an optimal stopover and destination for cruising yachts.
But that doesn't help Windward Passage, the horse excluded from the race after the late entry of Danthebluegrassman on Wednesday.
Arkansas Derby: Easyfromthegitgo, beaten a short head by Repent in the Louisiana Derby, Southwest Stakes winner Private Emblem and Rebel Stakes winner Windward Passage.