Aug 12, 2009
Puerto Rico officially the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico is an unincorporated territory of the United States located in the northeastern Caribbean, east of the Dominican Republic and west of the Virgin Islands. Puerto Rico, geographically, is composed of an archipelago that includes the main island of Puerto Rico and a number of smaller islands and keys, the largest of which are Vieques,Culebra, and Mona. The main island of Puerto Rico is the smallest by land area and second smallest by population among the four Greater Antilles, which also include Cuba, Hispaniola, and Jamaica. Ethnically, the people of Puerto Rico "constitute a Latin American and Caribbean nation that has its own unequivocal national identity".