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Denmark, Norway join European corvette program (Tom Kington, Defense News)

Denmark and Norway are the latest European countries to sign up to a multinational European plan to build a common corvette.

The two nations have joined Italy, France, Spain and Greece onboard the the European Patrol Corvette program, boosting ambitions to make the vessel a catalyst for operational and industrial integration on the continent.

Denmark, Norway join European corvette program (defensenews.com)

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Motives and consequences of Denmark’s new externalisation law (Martin Lemberg-Pedersen, Zachary Whyte, Ahlam Chemlali, DIIS)

A new law in Denmark, which could ultimately end the integration of refugees on Danish territory, offers important lessons about contemporary externalisation policies and the political motives behind them, according to researchers.

Motives and consequences of Denmark’s new externalisation law | DIIS

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Denmark NATO

Finding a new niche for Denmark in NATO (Rasmus Sinding Søndergaard, Mikkel Runge Olesen, DIIS)

As the United States abandons nation-building in the Middle East and looks to counter China, Denmark will need to cultivate a new niche to maintain its standing within NATO.

Finding a new niche for Denmark in NATO | DIIS

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Denmark Germany Syria

Germany and Denmark repatriate women, children from Syria camp (Al Jazeera)

Germany and Denmark have brought home 11 women and 37 children from a camp in northeastern Syria where suspected members of the ISIL (ISIS) armed group have been held, the German foreign ministry has said.

Germany repatriated 23 children and their eight mothers on a charter flight which landed shortly before midnight on Wednesday (22:00 GMT) at Frankfurt airport. They had been living in the Roj prison camp in northeastern Syria, which is under Kurdish control.

Germany and Denmark repatriate women, children from Syria camp | ISIL/ISIS News | Al Jazeera