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United States Keen to Invest Strategically in Greenland

United States Keen to Invest Strategically in Greenland

COPENHAGEN, DENMARK —  The United States wants to invest in Greenland to enhance its “military operational flexibility and situational awareness,” its Department of Defense (DoD) said on Monday. Greenland is strategically important for the U.S. military and its ballistic missile early warning system, as the shortest route from Europe to …

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Egyptian archaeologists find ancient sphinx while draining water from pharaoh’s temple

Egyptian archaeologists find ancient sphinx while draining water from pharaoh's temple

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered an ancient statue of a sphinx while draining water from a pharaoh’s temple, it has been reported. Officials in the country say they believe the sandstone piece – which stands 38cm tall and 28cm wide – probably dates back more than 2,000 years to between 305BC …

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Guatemalan Court Rules For Return Of Anti-Graft Chief

Guatemalan Court Rules For Return Of Anti-Graft Chief

Guatemala’s constitutional court has ruled that the country’s president must allow the head of a United Nations-backed anti-graft commission back into the country. The court ruled late Sunday that President Jimmy Morales must let Ivan Velasquez, the chief of the International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala, or CICIG, return to …

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