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Country Profile: United Kingdom. A popular trivia, London, the capital of the United Kingdom, is the only city to have ever hosted the Olympics games, three times. The United Kingdom lies near North Atlantic sea lanes; only 35 km from France and linked by tunnel under the English Channel. The United Kingdom is situated off the northwest coast of Europe between the Atlantic Ocean on the N and NW and the North Sea on the E, separated from the Continent by the Strait of Dover and the English Channel and from the Irish Republic by the Irish Sea and St. George’s Channel. The United Kingdom is one of the most highly industrialized countries in the world. The capital, London is the major financial centre of the world. :: Geography of United Kingdom :: Location: Western Europe, islands including the northern one-sixth of the island of Ireland between the North Atlantic Ocean and the North Sea, northwest of France. Geographic coordinates: 54 00 N, 2 00 W Area: total: 244,820 sq … [Read More…]

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