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#North Atlantic

# north-atlantic - Tuesday 28 June, 2022

Turkey lifts objections to Sweden and Finland joining NATO
# North Atlantic
# North Atlantic

Turkey lifts objections to Sweden and Finland joining NATO

Jun 28th 2022, 8:29 PM 17,513 Views 22 Comments

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has prompted Sweden and Finland to abandon their long-held non-aligned status.

# north-atlantic - Friday 8 January, 2021

'Increased risk of enforcement' by Scotland over Rockall fishing vessels, Government warns
# North Atlantic
# North Atlantic

'Increased risk of enforcement' by Scotland over Rockall fishing vessels, Government warns

Jan 8th 2021, 7:51 PM 24,053 Views 48 Comments

It comes days after a Donegal fishing vessel was prevented from fishing in the waters around Rockall by a Marine Scotland patrol boat.

# north-atlantic - Friday 21 July, 2017

Two young rowers rescued off Cork coast as they tried to row from Canada to Ireland
# So Close
# So Close

Two young rowers rescued off Cork coast as they tried to row from Canada to Ireland

Jul 21st 2017, 6:10 PM 32,218 Views 47 Comments

French-Canadian rower Joseph Gagnon and Dubliner Brian Conville were attempting to break four world records.

# north-atlantic - Wednesday 14 December, 2016

UN says the highest recorded wave has taken place in the North Atlantic
# An Awesome Wave
# An Awesome Wave

UN says the highest recorded wave has taken place in the North Atlantic

Dec 14th 2016, 8:27 AM 25,024 Views 39 Comments

Scrutiny of data sent back by an automated buoy showed a monster wave 19 metres high.

# north-atlantic - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Atlantic mackerel deal thrashed out but Iceland holds firm and doesn't sign
# Deal Or No Deal
# Deal Or No Deal

Atlantic mackerel deal thrashed out but Iceland holds firm and doesn't sign

Mar 13th 2014, 9:49 AM 7,154 Views 42 Comments

The EU, Norway and the Faroe Islands have reached agreement although Simon Coveney expresses reservations.