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The East Indies usually refers to Indonesia. Historically it was India, now it sometimes is used to refer to Southeast Asia.

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Where were the East Indies located?

The East Indies are Indonesia.

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in east indies and fourth largest

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Spanish East Indies was created in 1565.

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