The island that some say brought Russia to its knees

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  1. Aggie08

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    Better that than ww3
     
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    I just read the whole story.... and it is quite a story. Seventy billion dollars
    washed clean... for a price. Wonder what would happen if a big typhoon
    would put that island in it's crosshairs ?

    Charles
     
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    I really was impressed an island of that size and population could be such a big factor in the global economy. Funny how things work, isn't it?
     
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    Interesting.
     
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