Which large island did the USA try to buy for $100,000,000 in 1946?

Easter Island
Greenland
Malta
Bornholm
On 8 April 1941, the United States occupied Greenland in order to defend it against a possible invasion by Germany. After the end of WW2, the United States wished to keep the island for strategic reasons and offered $100,000,000, but Denmark refused to sell.
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5%
88%
1%
1%
54
flagAustria
6%
86%
2%
4%
46
flagItaly
7%
83%
3%
3%
128
flagLithuania
5%
83%
2%
0%
37
flagDenmark
10%
79%
2%
6%
78
flagPoland
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76%
3%
4%
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flagthe United Kingdom
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75%
3%
4%
850
flagGermany
14%
75%
5%
4%
354
flagCanada
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75%
4%
3%
132
flagSpain
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4%
1%
73
flagSweden
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75%
4%
4%
61
flagthe Netherlands
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74%
6%
5%
100
flagRepublic of Ireland
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5%
77
flagNorway
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flagSwitzerland
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flagFrance
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103
flagthe United States
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flagAustralia
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flagIndia
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