The country of Norway is a constitutional monarchy situated on the Scandinavian peninsula, bordering Sweden, Finland and Russia.

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Why was Iceland not a part of the Danish-Swedish deal in Kiel in 1814?

In the Treaty of Kiel of 1814, Norway was essentially given from Denmark to Sweden as a "sorry we were on the other side", but Iceland was not a part of this deal at all. This is in spite of the fact ...