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Which of the following Nordic countries is not a NATO member?
Sweden is a neutral country and chose not to join NATO. However, Sweden became a "NATO Affiliate" in 2016 , and signed a treaty allowing NATO operations to take place within the country's borders.
Who, after World War II, used the help of the "Bricha" organization?
Jews. Bricha was the underground organized effort that helped Jewish Holocaust survivors escape post–World War II Europe to the British Mandate for Palestine in violation of the White Paper of 1939. It ended when Israel declared independence and annulled the White Paper. After the Kielce pogrom of 1946, the flight of Jews accelerated, with 100,000 Jews leaving Eastern Europe in three months.
Where is the headquarters of Greenpeace located?
In Amsterdam. Greenpeace is a non-governmental environmental organization founded in 1971 with an international coordinating body in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. It states its goal is to "ensure the ability of the Earth to nurture life in all its diversity" and focuses its campaigning on worldwide issues such as climate change, deforestation, overfishing, commercial whaling, genetic engineering, and anti-nuclear issues.
Where is the International Court of Justice located?
The Hague. The International Court of Justice is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations. It settles legal disputes between member states and gives advisory opinions to authorized UN organs and specialized agencies. It is seated in the Peace Palace in The Hague, Netherlands.
Which of these countries is a NATO member?
Montenegro became NATO's 29th member on 5 June, 2017.
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The Salvation Army (TSA) is a Protestant Christian church and an international charitable organisation. The organisation reports a worldwide membership of over 1.7 million, consisting of soldiers, officers and adherents collectively known as Salvationists. Its founders sought to bring salvation to the poor, destitute, and hungry by meeting both their "physical and spiritual needs". It is present in 131 countries, running charity shops, operating shelters for the homeless and disaster relief and humanitarian aid to developing countries.
What does the UEFA acronym stand for?
Union of European Football Associations. UEFA was founded on 15 June 1954 in Basel, Switzerland. UEFA runs nation and club competitions including the UEFA European Championship, UEFA Nations League, UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, and UEFA Super Cup.
What does the FIFA acronym stand for?
Fédération Internationale de Football Association. FIFA is responsible for the organization of football's major international tournaments, notably the World Cup. It was created in Paris in 1904. Today the headquarters of FIFA are located in Zürich, Switzerland.
What does the NATO acronym stand for?
North Atlantic Treaty Organization. NATO was formed by 12 countries in 1949. Today, there are 29 members.