Denmark Economy
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Denmark Economy

According to andyeducation, Denmark comprises the Jutland peninsula (Jylland) and some 400 islands, 82 of which are uninhabited. The two largest are Funen (Fyn) and Zealand (Sjælland). Between the 8th and 11th centuries, the Danes were known as Vikings. Together with the Norwegians and Swedes they colonized, plundered, and traded across much of Europe. Today’s Danes are proud of their country as a model of the welfare state, […]

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Denmark 2006

Yearbook 2006 Denmark. The Muslim protests against Jyllands-Posten’s caricature of the Prophet Muhammad, published in 2005, developed at the beginning of the year into a serious political crisis for Denmark. Before New Year, a group of Danish imams had traveled to a number of Muslim countries to create opinion against the cartoons. The result was […]