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Old 08-16-2013, 09:04 AM
 
Location: Chicago(Northside)
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Nigeria and Norway= Both start with the letter N
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Old 08-16-2013, 09:37 AM
 
Location: San Diego, California Republic
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Finland, and especially the president-to-be Martti Ahtisaari was the strongest proponent in supporting Namibia's pleas for independence and lobbied the UN. A group of Finnish diplomats administered the peacekeeping force and the first democratic elections in Namibia, marking the final breakout from South Africa and the start of a new independent nation.
Oh, thanks for that info. Never would have known that.
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Old 09-24-2013, 09:51 AM
 
Location: Kharkiv, Ukraine
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Canada - Australia (former British colonies, low population density).
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Old 09-24-2013, 10:00 AM
 
Location: Victoria TX
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Guiana and Belize and Sierra Leone. Three continents.

Egypt and Syria, for a while, combined to form a single country, the United Arab Republic.

Ecuador and Panama, both smallish Spanish-speaking countries now using the US Dollar as their national currency.
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Old 10-01-2013, 04:04 PM
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Bulgaria-Macedonia .One nation-two countries .Although Macedonia recently could be paired with almost every other country .They are cosmopolitan that way.:-)
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Old 10-01-2013, 08:45 PM
 
Location: Czech Republic
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Bulgaria-Macedonia .One nation-two countries .Although Macedonia recently could be paired with almost every other country .They are cosmopolitan that way.:-)
Both are in Europe
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Old 10-01-2013, 08:51 PM
 
Location: Utica, NY
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Why Scotland and New Zealand?
Visit Dunedin. You'll get it.
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Old 10-01-2013, 08:52 PM
 
Location: Utica, NY
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Spain & Argentina.

Both want to take Gibraltar and the Falkland Islands back from Britain respectively.
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Old 10-02-2013, 12:04 AM
 
Location: Czech Republic
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Spain & Argentina.

Both want to take Gibraltar and the Falkland Islands back from Britain respectively.
They both should have their islands back because it's theirs... Why are those islands in the possesion of UK in the first place ?
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Old 10-02-2013, 12:15 AM
 
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They both should have their islands back because it's theirs... Why are those islands in the possesion of UK in the first place ?
The same reason why Spain was in Mexico and South America because Britain was a colonial power.
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