Name the country

1. A stratovolcanic archipelago, indigenous make up 98.5% of population, world’s eighth-largest military budget, third lowest infant mortality rate, into machinery and equipment, fossil fuels, foodstuffs (in particular beef), chemicals, textiles and raw materials for its industries.

2. One part of a split not so long ago, 10.6 million inhabitants, high income, export-oriented social market economy based on services, manufacturing and innovation, originally a duchy, greatest territorial extent in the 14th century, defeated five consecutive crusades.

3. Great mineral wealth, principally copper, independence in 1818, economically and socially stable and prosperous nation, had the Battle of the Maule, good at rescuing trapped miners, during the 19th century, commercial ties were primarily with Britain.

8 comments for “Name the country

  1. Distant Relative
    June 14, 2018 at 18:28

    3. Chile

  2. June 14, 2018 at 18:31

    One down.

    • Chuckles
      June 14, 2018 at 19:07

      I though it was 3 Across?

  3. Distant Relative
    June 14, 2018 at 20:01

    2. Check Republic and the doughty Hussites
    1. Sushi Central

  4. June 14, 2018 at 20:02

    Full house. Your prize – some African dancing with Justin in a kaftan.

    • Distant Relative
      June 14, 2018 at 20:04

      I haven’t got a kaftan so I’ll pass on that 🙂

  5. June 15, 2018 at 04:14

    #2. Made me think of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth from the Middle Ages, or something from that general area, which could be a topic unto itself.

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