Marshall Islands consist of two chains of coral atolls, together with 1000 islets just north of the Equator. The atolls are coral deposits on the crater rims of submerged volcanoes. It is a sovereign nation with a compact with the US, which provides security and defense.
Glorious Mysteries: Intentions for Marshall Islands
1. For protection from high tides and storm surges.
2. For preservation of the coral deposits for the good of the planet.
3. For peaceful coexistence between the natives and expatriates.
4. For international action on global warming for the threat it poses to the very existence of the Marshall Islands.
5. For access to health care for those who need it.