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National Coalition

9 August, 2013

I’ve been impressed lately by some snazzy combinations of country names (as well as a few international citizens). On America’s NPR Radio the other week cam this question:

Can you mix LIBERIA + SUDAN to make two other nations?

While in Times 9692:

Slovenian and Croat reunited, in a manner of speaking (14)

Can you answer both? And can you find any other mixtures of nations or nationals to make a single word? (Or two more nations and nationals?)

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