Faroe Islands

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Synonyms for Faroe Islands

a self-governing colony that is a possession of Denmark in the Faroe Islands

a group of 21 volcanic islands in the North Atlantic between Iceland and the Shetland Islands

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Ortmueller of WDSF maintains that todayEoACAOs whale hunt in the Faroe Islands is nothing but entertainment following an old tradition and there are many other forms of animal cruelty manifested: EoACA[pounds sterling]Rabbits are being shot with lead pellets although that renders them inedible.
I m really pleased with this licence award, and our operatorship offshore the Faroe Islands.
OPENER: Mark Hughes takes his City side to the Faroe Islands
After speaking with friends from the Faroe Islands, I was completely taken with the style of the wool products.
SMILE HIGH CLUB: Kris Boyd celebrates his second goal against the Faroe Islands
Iceland Telecom is working with international telecomms suppliers to build a new cable called FARICE, which will connect Iceland and the Faroe Islands to Scotland.
The well is located 130 kilometres offshore the Faroe Islands and was respudded in May 2014.
On 4 November 2013, the Faroe Islands launched the procedure with the WTO, following the EU's adoption, on 20 August 2013, of Regulation (EU) 793/2013 imposing trade sanctions against the Faroe Islands for fishing more than its quota of herring.
Group C round-up GERMANY coach Joachim Low believes the hostile conditions of the north Atlantic Ocean will give a "rough and tough" Faroe Islands side a helping hand in tonight's vital World Cup qualifying meeting.
ALEX McLEISH refused to tempt fate by suggesting Scotland will qualify for Euro 2008 after steering their campaign back on track with a 2-0 win in the Faroe Islands last night.
FRANCE topped their qualifying group but only scored 14 goals in 10 games - and half of those came against the whipping boys of Cyprus and the Faroe Islands.
Sep 8 Faroe Islands v France, Switzerland v Ireland, Israel v Cyprus.
FIXTURES: Saturday, October 25 Scotland v Faroe Islands, Somerset Park, Ayr, 2 pm; Macedonia v Turkey, Strathclyde Homes Stadium, Dumbarton, 2 pm.
STRIKER Allan Johnston admitted that Scotland's record fifth defeat in a row was painful but declared that victory in the forthcoming European Championship qualifying game against the Faroe Islands is all that matters.
the leading operator on the Faroe Islands, has selected Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERICY) as sole supplier for its GSM network upgrade with EDGE and GPRS.