Palau

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Palauan Fact 1 (Nov. 4–Nov. 10, 2007)

The yellow circle on the Palauan flag doesn’t represent the Sun.  It’s actually the Moon.

Palauan Fact 2 (Nov. 11–Nov. 17, 2007)

Palau’s 300 islands create a country about the same size as the borough of Queens, in New York City.

Palauan Fact 3 (Nov. 18–Nov. 24, 2007)

The United States is responsible for Palauan defense.  The country itself has no military.  However, there are no American troops stationed in Palau.

Palauan Fact 4 (Nov. 25–Dec. 1, 2007)

Among Palau’s cheif agricultural products is cassava.  Cassava flour is used to make pearl tapioca.