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Trump Is Said to Ask: Can We Buy Greenland?

NYTimes.com Friday, 16 August 2019
At a meeting last spring in the Oval Office, President Trump joked about buying Greenland for its resources, according to a person who was in attendance.
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Danish politicians on Friday poured scorn on the notion of selling Greenland to the United States following reports that President Donald Trump had privately discussed the idea of buying the world's biggest island with his advisers. Francesca Lynagh reports.

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