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Fishing boats sit in the harbour in the town of Uummannaq in western Greenland March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Svebor Kranjc

Fishing boats sit in the harbour in the town of Uummannaq in western Greenland March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Svebor Kranjc

Fishing boats sit in the harbour in the town of Uummannaq in western Greenland March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Svebor Kranjc
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Greenland's capital Nuuk with a cemetery in the foreground is seen in this general view taken October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Alistair Scrutton

Greenland's capital Nuuk with a cemetery in the foreground is seen in this general view taken October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Alistair Scrutton

Greenland's capital Nuuk with a cemetery in the foreground is seen in this general view taken October 14, 2012. REUTERS/Alistair Scrutton
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A whale dives into sea off the coast of Greenland's capital Nuuk October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Alistair Scrutton

A whale dives into sea off the coast of Greenland's capital Nuuk October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Alistair Scrutton

A whale dives into sea off the coast of Greenland's capital Nuuk October 17, 2012. REUTERS/Alistair Scrutton
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