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Which country owns Antartica?

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These claims are based on discovery and effective occupation of the claimed area and are legal so far as each nation's laws are concerned. Three countries -- the United Kingdom, Chile and Argentina -- have overlapping claims in the Antarctic.


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the united nations,...not neccessarly true,only the signatories to the 1958 geophysical year conference,and they dont own it,no one does,they agreed that no one owns it.
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It's a continent, no country owns it

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So no one owns the other continents ? Lol
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Australia is a continent and it is owned by.... Australia.
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Territorial_claims_in_Antarctica
There are seven countries that have territorial claims in Antarctica.

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