Islands in the West Indies, ruled since 1979 by the Monarchy of Saint Vincent and the Grenadine


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Saint Vincent and the Grenadines is an island country in the Lesser Antilles chain, namely in the southern portion of the Windward Islands, which lie at the southern end of the eastern border of the Caribbean Sea where the latter meets the Atlantic Ocean. Its 389-square-kilometre territory consists of the main island of Saint Vincent and the northern two-thirds of the Grenadines, which are a chain of smaller islands stretching south from Saint Vincent Island to Grenada. ..."

Measures of Freedom

St. Vincent and Grenadines | Freedom House, Freedom in the World 2016
2016: Status: Free, Aggregate Score: 91, Political Rights: 1, Civil Liberties: 1
"In December 2015, the social-democratic Unity Labour Party (ULP) won its fourth consecutive victory in parliamentary elections, taking 8 seats in a narrow victory over the conservative New Democratic Party (NDP), which won the remaining 7. The Commonwealth Election Observer Team noted irregularities in the voting, but said they were not significant enough to discredit the elections. However, the NDP, alleging electoral fraud, refused to accept the results ..."