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Croatia fans celebrate sweet victory after Danish pasting

It’s party time in Croatia after the country’s World Cup team dispatches Denmark from the tournament after a sensational penalty shootout.

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Danish despair after World Cup exit

Danish football fans are left disappointed after their exits the World Cup at the second round, following a defeat to Croatia on penalties.

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Over 100 migrants get green light to leave ship in Sicily

A Danish cargo ship owned by Maersk, the world’s leading container shipping company, with 108 migrants on board docks at the southern Sicilian port of Pozzalo after waiting offshore for three days for instructions from the Italian authorities.

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The Faroe Islands’ quest for Olympic recognition

The Faroe Islands may be a Danish autonomous territory with 50,000 people, but this sports loving archipelago in the middle of the North Atlantic wants to be a force to be reckoned as it campaigns for Olympic recognition, independently of Denmark.

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Family ties make Faroese women top baby makers in Europe

Gunnhild Helmsdal’s mailbox has six names printed on it and will soon add a seventh: having a big family is nothing unusual in the Faroe Islands where women have the most babies in Europe despite also having the highest rate of employment. The economically prosperous and autonomous Danish territory in the middle of the North Atlantic Ocean has had the highest birth rate in Europe for decades, with around 2.5 children per woman, according to World Bank figures.

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Danish Man Gets Life for Reporter’s Murder

Danish submarine inventor Peter Madsen was found guilty Wednesday of torturing and murdering Swedish reporter Kim Wall before dismembering her body during a private submarine trip. He was sentenced to life in prison. (April 25)

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