Published On: Thu, Aug 22nd, 2019
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Why Trump wants to buy Greenland: A history of U.S. land acquisitions

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U.S. President Donald Trump’s desire to buy Greenland has drawn ridicule, but he’s by no means the first American president to have entertained the notion. The United States was built through a long list of land purchases throughout its history. Here are some of the most notable.

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