Source:Agence France-Presse (Copenhagen)
Posted on Thursday, June 4, 2009
The pro-independence Inuit Ataqatigiit party has won Greenland's parliamentary elections, ousting the social democratic Siumut party which has run the island for the past three decades.
This occurs a few weeks before a new self-rule status, passed in a 2008 referendum, goes into effect in the Danish semi-autonomous territory. The effect on the list of official public holidays in Greenland is not clear yet.
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