Monday, 21 October 2019

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Donald Trump confirms interest in buying Greenland

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump confirmed his interest in buying Greenland, but said it was not a priority for his administration. “It´s something we talked about,” Trump told reporters. “The concept came up and I said certainly, strategically it´s interesting and we´d be interested, but we´ll talk to (Denmark) a ...

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Greenland isn’t for sale but it is increasingly valuable

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump´s reported wish to buy Greenland may have been rejected by Denmark, but it underscores the rapidly rising value of the massive, ice-covered island due to global warming and to China´s drive for an Arctic presence. The accelerating polar ice melt has left sparsely populated Greenland, a ...

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