39 years since the cod war ended

Between November 1975 and June 1976, Great Britain and Iceland confronted each other over Iceland’s proclaiming its authority over the ocean up to 200 miles from its coast.

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Consider the cod. This dull fish was the cause of two NATO allies going to the brink of war. Between November 1975 and June 1976, Great Britain and Iceland confronted each other over Iceland’s proclaiming its authority over the ocean up to 200 miles from its coast.

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