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September 20, 2005

Hans Island again (hint: choose "rock")

Let's do the mature thing and agree that I'm right. Failing that, let's try rock-paper-scissors.

Foreign Affairs Minister Pierre Pettigrew promised Monday a “mature” resolution to Canada's spat with Denmark over control of a tiny Arctic island.

But Mr. Pettigrew also insisted that Canada is not prepared to let Hans Island go, saying Ottawa's position remains clear – the island is a Canadian territory.

Posted by Ghost of a flea at September 20, 2005 08:36 AM

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