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Svalbard is an island group territory of Norway between the Arctic Ocean, Barents Sea, Greenland Sea, and the Norwegian Sea, north of Norway. The official language is Norwegian.[1]

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References

  1. Wikipedia contributors, "Svalbard," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia," https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Svalbard, accessed 21 April 2016.