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Mass opposition in Iceland to bank repayments

23% of voters in Iceland sign a petition against a deal to repay British and European savers in an Icelandic national bank, and surveys suggest that 70% of voters oppose the deal, believing it to impose crippling burdens on the struggling Icelandic economy.

In other news, the UK Foreign Office has denied that the aircraft carrier battlegroup headed towards Reykjavík has anything to do with the current issue, stating that it is on routine exercises.

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Posted by: Horace Dunce Mon Jan 4 15:16:46 2010

Q: What's the capital of Iceland?

A: About six pounds.