Islands by Wikipedia Descriptions

Can you name these islands based on excerpts from their Wikipedia pages?
Some excerpts altered slightly
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Last updated: January 17, 2020
First submittedJanuary 13, 2020
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Politically, it refers to the whole of England, Scotland and Wales in combination
Great Britain
It split from the Indian subcontinent around 88 million years ago ...
over 90% of its wildlife is found nowhere else on Earth
Napoleon Bonaparte was born in Ajaccio
The role of the Communist Party is enshrined in the Constitution
The world's second-largest island and the largest wholly or partly in the Southern Hemisphere
New Guinea
Home to about two-thirds of the population of the U.S. state of Hawaii
Officially the Republic of China
The least populated of the boroughs
Staten Island
Connected to Saudi Arabia by the 25-kilometre (16 mi) King Fahd Causeway
It is separated from the mainland (Kowloon Peninsula and New Territories) by Victoria Harbour
Hong Kong
Has four official languages: English, Malay, Mandarin Chinese, and Tamil
Still commonly known as Southern Philippines
They attributed the lack of large mammals such as bears, wolves, jackals, and
poisonous snakes, to the labour of Hercules (who took the live bull to the Peloponnese)
The historical center of Japanese cultural and political power
The 1970s were marked by the Cod Wars—several disputes with the United Kingdom
over the extension of its fishing limits
French: Maurice [mɔʁis, moʁis] ; Creole: Moris [moʁis]
Together with Bonaire and Curaçao, it forms a group referred to as the ABC islands
The site of the city of _______, it is located at the confluence of the
Saint Lawrence and Ottawa rivers
An increase in direct international flights to Christchurch, Dunedin and Queenstown
has boosted the number of overseas tourists
South Island
Was the setting for the 1986 film The Karate Kid Part II, in which
Mr. Miyagi (Pat Morita) returns home
Level 69
Jan 14, 2020
Great quiz, got 17/20.
Level 80
Jan 14, 2020
Some people call Steve Miller Mauritius.
Level 82
Jan 14, 2020
Some people call Mauritius the Island of Space Cowboys.
Level 84
Mar 21, 2020
What a Joker.
Level 74
Jan 14, 2020
The (now Chinese) territory of Macau is on a peninsula! And Montreal is the city, the island is Île de Montréal (or, if anglicised, Island of Montreal)
Level 82
Jan 14, 2020
The casinos of Macau are on a connected island, although the name of that is not Macau. And you're right, in Montreal the name of the main island is Montreal.
Level 88
Jan 15, 2020
Macau used to be 3 distinct islands--Macau, Taipa, and Coloane. Due to the process of "reclaiming land," Macau (where the most famous casinos are) has been connected to the mainland. The water between Taipa and Coloane has also been filled in, and the resultant area (CoTai) has become home to a number of new casinos.
Level ∞
Jan 17, 2020
Macau has been changed to Hong Kong, thanks.
Level 82
Jan 16, 2020
Two questions about Japan - quite Japan-centric. Kore ga suki desu! ;)
Level 48
Mar 22, 2020
Level 69
Jan 28, 2020
Could do with more time. I only had a few second left when I got to the final question.
Level 73
Mar 21, 2020
For the Communist one, I was stuck on Hainan for so long until I finally remembered that Cuba exists.
Level 70
Mar 21, 2020
The next to last clue doesn't make sense. Isn't Christchurch located ON the South Island? How does that make international tourism?
Level ∞
Mar 21, 2020
The clue makes perfect sense to me. It's an excerpt from the Wikipedia page.
Level 55
Mar 21, 2020
I read the question as what place has flights TO those cities, just saying.