Trump wants to establish a permanent diplomatic presence in Greenland. Isn't that the same thing as annexing it?
Donald Trump Still Has Plans for Greenland
Does he want Greenland for a US territory/state or for himself?
- AgProvLv 61 month ago
good god, there's oil under Greenland?
- FoofaLv 71 month ago
The US already has a "permanent diplomatic presence" in 178 nations around the world. These are called Embassies and all countries have them. No, placing an Embassy or Consulate in a foreign country isn't the same as "annexing" it. The US currently hosts 178 foreign Embassies and yet hasn't been "annexed" by any of those nations. But Trump's loose talk about Greenland has little basis in reality and is unrelated to the extensive network of diplomatic missions the US already has across the planet.
- 1 month ago
hahaha... you are so uneducated to know even an embassy is a diplomatic presence.
- 2 months ago
Let him send Melanoma over there to be the Free BJ Ambassador.
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- SlickterpLv 72 months ago
Not at all the same thing, no.
- Anonymous2 months ago
Better yet, we'll just exile him there after he loses the election and is out of office in January, 2021.
comment: yes, and Jared Kushner.
- ChrisLv 72 months ago
Trump should make Greenland a nice offer. How about a shiny new Tesla for every adult?
- CharlesLv 52 months ago
Every empire has to expand or it will retract. If Denmark won't give up Greenland, the US must take it by force.
- BOOMLv 72 months ago
This is the only wacky idea he's had that is actually an excellent idea. The USA should absolutely buy Greenland if it can be bought.
- YavanLv 72 months ago
I hope Denmark realizes he is far less trustworthy than a viper.