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Anti-ISIS coalition meets in Denmark to assess campaign

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ON THE DEFENSIVE. An Iraqi Kurdish Peshmerga fighter fires at Islamic State (ISIS) militant positions, from his position on the top of Mount Zardak, a strategic point taken 3 days ago, about 25 km east of Mosul on September 9, 2014. JM Lopez/AFP

Though officials warn that military action will continue for some time, they are generally upbeat about the progress and quickening momentum of the fight

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (May 9, 2017) — Key members of the US-led coalition fighting the Islamic State (ISIS) group in Iraq and Syria meet in Copenhagen on Tuesday, May 9, to assess the campaign’s next steps as the jihadists’ “caliphate” collapses. Continue reading Anti-ISIS coalition meets in Denmark to assess campaign

Denmark broke world record for wind power in 2015

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Denmark set a new global record for wind power generation for electricity in 2015. Photograph: Rex Shutterstock
Windy year helps Denmark to produce 42% of its electricity from wind turbines, despite two major windfarms being offline

January 20, 2016 — Denmark produced 42% of its electricity from wind turbines last year according to official data, the highest figure yet recorded worldwide.

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