Cod War

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cod war

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) any of three disputes that occurred in 1958, 1972–73, and 1975–76 between Britain and Iceland, concerning Iceland's unilateral extension of her fishing limits

Cod War

1972–76 A fishing dispute between Britain and Iceland.
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1 The Bolshoi Ballet celebrated its 200th birthday 2 NASA's Viking 1 spacecraft landed on Mars 3 Britain and Iceland signed an agreement to end the third Cod War 4 Chris Evert defeated Evonne Cawley in the Wimbledon Women's Singles Final impossipuzzles "The jokers are still in the box," said Borislav.
Britain and Iceland sign agreement to end the third Cod War
1 The Bolshoi Ballet celebrated its 200th birthday 2 America's Viking spacecrafts landed on Mars 3 Britain and Iceland signed an agreement to end the third Cod War 4 Chris Evert defeated Evonne Goolagong Cawley in the Wimbledon women's singles final impossipuzzles I'm three little digits, just three in a row.