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21st Jan 2018

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Denmark pays to clean up US military waste in Greenland

Greenland premier Kim Kielsen and Danish environment minister Esben Lunde Larsen signed a €29 million deal in Copenhagen on Thursday to clean up US military installations left to rust in 680 different locations in the Arctic country after the Cold War. The agreement does not apply to the Thule Base in North Greenland that is still in use nor to the former US base, Camp Century, under the inland ice.

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