"the report is in Godthab"
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 Nuuk (Godthab in Danish) is the capital of Greenland, with a population of 17,000 citizens (one quarter of the whole country). It is situated in West Greenland, 10 km from Davis Strait and about 240 km south of the Arctic Circle.

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Nuuk hosts all the important Greenlandic institutions, such as the Parliament (Landsting), the University of Greenland, Nuuk Technical College, Nuuk Television and the National Museum of Greenland. Nuuk also boasts the only traffic lights in the whole country.