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Learn more about Svalbard.
Flag of Svalbard Svalbard
Population: 2,756 (July 2004 est.)
Capital: Longyearbyen
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An Introduction to Svalbard
First discovered by the Norwegians in the 12th century, the islands served as an international whaling base during the 17th and 18th centuries. Norway's sovereignty was recognized in 1920; five years later it officially took over the territory.

Svalbard map

Map of Svalbard ( Location ) : 78 00 N, 20 00 E, Northern Europe, islands between the Arctic Ocean, Barents Sea, Greenland Sea, and Norwegian Sea, north of Norway. For additional reports and educational information specific to Svalbard, refer to the Country Info menubar to the upper right.

About the Flag The Svalbard Flag
The flag of Norway is used.

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Data Source: Central Intelligence Agency 2004 World Factbook