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WWI Aircraft Stamps Released 06.03.17

As part of the First World War Centenary, the British Indian Ocean Territory Administration┬áhas released a set of six stamps, on 6 March 2017, depicting aircraft used by Britain during WWI. The six planes we have chosen to cover the period of the war and also the different usages are: …

BIOTA Mini-Films Highlighting the Territory

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The BIOT Administration commissioned some mini-films from film maker Jon Slayer, an environmentalist and former Royal Marines Commando Officer,┬áto exhibit the natural wonders of this Territory. The mini-films depict key treasures of the Territory: the reef fish; the islands; the corals; the seabirds and the iconic features of BIOT. Watch …