Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'British Indian Ocean Territory': Africa British overseas territories Indian Ocean Indonesia United Kingdom Atoll Chagos Archipelago Diego Garcia United States Lakshadweep Lakshadweepa Maldives United Suvadive Republic France Mauritius Vasco da Gama Treaty of Paris (1814) Copra Aldabra Desroches Island Farquhar Group Seychelles Chagossian United States armed forces UGM-27 Polaris Soviet Union 2003 invasion of Iraq Gulf War United States Air Force War in Afghanistan (2001–present) High Court of Justice House of Lords Royal Prerogative Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom Depopulation of Diego Garcia Commissioner of the British Indian Ocean Territory Road Bicycle Transport B-52 Stratofortress Philippines Fishing industry Communications satellite Atlantic Ocean Geosynchronous orbit Amateur radio Call sign Prefix 1968 January 17