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Norway’s wealth fund to focus on corruption risk at four firms – Reuters

May 5, 2017
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Bloomberg Norway’s wealth fund to focus on corruption risk at four firmsReutersOSLO, May 5 Norway’s wealth fund is examining Chinese energy firm PetroChina and Italian defence firm Leonardo to see if there is a risk of corruption in future, the central bank said, after former executives at both firms were linked to graft. Norway...
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Russia beats Sweden in shootout, Finland downs Belarus – Washington Post

May 5, 2017
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Washington Post Russia beats Sweden in shootout, Finland downs BelarusWashington PostPARIS — Chicago Blackhawks winger Artemi Panarin scored the winner in a tense shootout as Russia opened its world championship campaign with a hard-fought 2-1 win over Sweden on Friday. The match finished 1-1 after overtime, sending the match to …and more >> Source: finland –...
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Denmark Now Has A Wild Wolf Pack Again — For The First Time In 200 Years – NPR

May 5, 2017
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NPR Denmark Now Has A Wild Wolf Pack Again — For The First Time In 200 YearsNPR“Wolves were exterminated in Denmark because of intense persecution,” Peter Sunde, a senior researcher at Aarhus University, tells Newsweek. He says that before a male wolf was spotted wandering the Jutland peninsula north of Germany in 2012, the...
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How One Tiny Swedish Submarine ‘Sunk’ a US Aircraft Carrier – The National Interest Online (blog)

May 5, 2017
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The National Interest Online (blog) How One Tiny Swedish Submarine ‘Sunk’ a US Aircraft CarrierThe National Interest Online (blog)Fortunately, this did not occur in actual combat, but was simulated as part of a war game pitting a carrier task force including numerous antisubmarine escorts against HSMS Gotland, a small Swedish diesel-powered submarine displacing 1,600...
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