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Synonyms for Faroes

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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June 99: Faroes 1 Scotland 1 Hans Hansen cancels out Allan Johnston's opener to effectively end hopes of automatic Euro 2000 qualification.
Sept 02: Faroes 2 Scotland 2 Berti Vogts left embarrassed in first competitive game as Scotland boss.
Catching young fulmars in the Faroes was prohibited in 1938.
Chlamydophila psittaci was detected in 10% of 431 fulmars examined from the Faroe Islands.
the leading operator on the Faroe Islands, has selected Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERICY) as sole supplier for its GSM network upgrade with EDGE and GPRS.
This upgrade is also of great value for the ambitious Faroese project, The Bitland Enterprise, aiming to make the Faroe Islands a leading country in the utilisation of new technology".