‘We want to stay here’: ‘We have been in a position where we want to be here’

The Virgin Islands are celebrating their 100th anniversary.

It’s the longest period of time since the U.S. territory was established as a U.N. member state.

They are celebrating by hosting a fireworks show in the capital, Marigot, with a crowd of some 5,000 people.

The event is set to last two hours and the islanders are still counting the days until the anniversary of the U