Friday, August 16, 2019
REO = Rare Earth Oxides. REO Arctic. REO Greenland.
First thanks to Strategy Page and the article by Colonel Austin Bay.
1. "On Point: Diplomatically Countering Threats to Arctic Real Estate"
"U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's candid May 6 speech at the Arctic Council Ministerial Meeting in Finland startled many in his well-heeled audience."
Sovereignty of disputed and overlapping territorial claims in the Arctic region needs to be resolved by negotiations. Of extreme urgency is the clarification for each concerned nation: Arctic Exclusive Economic Zone and natural resources to found in same.
"Arctic Russia, Greenland and Canada have (respectively) the second, fifth and sixth largest REO deposits. These are land deposits. The Arctic seafloor may well have large deposits."
Next from the Russian Internet media outlet Sputnik:
2. "Greenland: Trump Reportedly Interested in Buying Greenland - Yes, the Whole Thing"
"The idea definitely sounds wild on the surface, but as it turns out, there are several very solid reasons for the endeavor. In fact, the United States already attempted this exact plan not too long ago."
"former US President Harry Truman attempted to buy Greenland for $100 million in gold in 1946."
TO REITERATE, GREENLAND FIFTH LARGEST DEPOSITS OF REO IN THE WORLD!!
Indeed, this topic of Greenland and proposed purchase by the USA DID SURPRISE ME and a lot.
REO ESSENTIAL TO MODERN ELECTRONIC DEVICES! REO IS WHAT THIS IS ALL ABOUT?