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What does RYIS stand for?

RYIS stands for Ryukyu Islands

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In 1971, a year before Okinawa's reversion from the United States to Japan, the Japanese government and the then-government of the Ryukyu Islands concluded a memorandum of understanding stating that the airport would not be used for purposes other than civil aviation.
Before the offshore resources came to light, China's maps and the Chinese government recognized the Senkaku Islands as part of the Ryukyu Islands (Okinawa Prefecture).
95 Hardcover BL2215 To illuminate the role of religion in recognizing and protesting injustice, Hunt looks at postwar peace protests in the Ryukyu Islands, of which Okinawa is the most populous and best known, where centuries of independence and time as a US colony have made the culture different from the rest of Japan.