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Denmark: Country in Northern Europe
Denmark, officially the Kingdom of Denmark, is a Nordic country in Northern Europe. Denmark proper, which is the southernmost of the Scandinavian countries, consists of a peninsula, Jutland, and an archipelago of 443 named islands, with the largest being Zealand, Funen and the North Jutlandic Island. The islands are characterised by flat, arable land and sandy coasts, low elevation and a temperate climate. Denmark lies southwest of Sweden and south of Norway, and is bordered to the south by Germany. The Kingdom of Denmark is constitutionally a unitary state comprising Denmark proper and the two autonomous territories in the North Atlantic Ocean: the Faroe Islands and Greenland. Denmark has a total area of 42,943 km2 (16,580 sq mi) as of 2020, and the total area including Greenland and the Faroe Islands is 2,210,579 km2 (853,509 sq mi). Denmark proper has a population of 5.84 million.

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The World Health Organization said that Denmark was considering sharing unused vaccine doses with poorer countries.

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HRH The Duke of Edinburgh Prince Philip has died aged 99

He led an extraordinary life as Britain's longest-serving royal consort. Born in 1921 into the Greek and Danish royal families, Prince Philip was educated in France, Germany and the United Kingdom...

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A consignment of Covishield vaccine, by Serum Institute of India, to be dispatched from Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport to Denmark's Copenhagen as part of the 'Vaccine..

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UN World happiness report: For a 4th year running, Finland has ranked the happiest country, A UN report shows. Despite the pandemic, Finland retained its spot, followed by Denmark at second place and..

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Norway, Sweden and Denmark wait before restarting AstraZeneca vaccinations [Video]

Norway, Sweden and Denmark wait before restarting AstraZeneca vaccinations

Norway, Sweden and Denmark will wait before restarting AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccinations despite the EU regulator's verdict that the jab is "safe and effective".

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Norway, Sweden, Denmark wait before restarting AstraZeneca vaccinations [Video]

Norway, Sweden, Denmark wait before restarting AstraZeneca vaccinations

Norway, Sweden and Denmark will wait before restarting AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccinations despite the EU regulator's verdict that the jab is "safe and effective".

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:59Published

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