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    Ottoman Empire is determined to get claim this seemingly unimportant island to honor memory of Suleiman the Magnificent and his achievements. Therefore we will offer 45 gold bullions for Palau.

    Osmanlı Imparatorluğunun ihtişamını !

    Signed, Sultan Abdülmecid.

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    Belgium offers 50 gold bullion for Palau

    Leopold I, King of the Belgians
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    Ottoman Empire is not daunted by Belgian offer of 50 gold bullions for seemingly worthless island in Souther Pacific and will 55 gold bullions ! All shall know the power of Ottoman financial management and taxing !

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    Belgium offers 5 gold bullion for Peleliu and Angaur islands.

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    OOC: there small islands that form part of Palau.
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    OOC: I think offer is for all "Archipelago", not just Palau island itself. If not I will withdraw my bet as Palau without Peleliu and Angaur islands are worthless for my goal. Holy trinity is not to be broken.

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    OOC: you still get like 5 islands.
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    OOC: Well offer is for "Palau", not for "Palau island" so I was assuming I was betting for whole thing.

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    OOC:The offer is for Small islands in the Pacific not small island groups.
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    OOC : I will be assuming that Spanish holdings on Palau comprise the entire archipelago, noting how the update said something along the lines of "a lot of islands in the Pacific were colonized by Spain". Guam is a single island, and 2 isn't exactly a lot. And yes, the entire archipelago is for sale, although, if countries want to make a joint offer, with the objective of splitting the archipelago, or even the islands themselves, between the involved parties, I shall allow it without any problems.

    (Multi-national base on Guam anyone? Join the 12-nation consortium and get your small bit of colonial empire, at low cost!)


    Offers for Guam

    Denmark : 250 gold
    Colombia : 90 gold

    Offers for Palau
    Ottoman Empire : 55 gold
    Belgium : 50 gold

    Offers for both Guam and Palau
    UK : 120 gold

    Adding up the offers from Guam and Palau, UK has been outbid. Probably wise from Doom, seeing how he has a Communist rebellion to handle... (by the way, long time since we got a mini-update on that conflict...)
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    OOC: so can I just buy one of the islands in the Palau archipelago?
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    His Majesty's Government offers 146 Gold Units for the purchase of the islands.


    OOC: Look guys, I'm getting these islands. Either by outbidding you, or by other means in the case of powers I dislike.
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    United Kingdom has been outbidded ! Glory to the Ottoman Empire !


    Let the celebration begin !


    Edit. Awwww

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    I'm posting the update in a few hours whether or not this auction is done. Denmark's bid stays.
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    Quote Originally Posted by DoomBunny View Post
    His Majesty's Government offers 146 Gold Units for the purchase of the islands.


    OOC: Look guys, I'm getting these islands. Either by outbidding you, or by other means in the case of powers I dislike.
    OOC: Well you already have to bid 306 gold to beet both combined.

    Can't you leave me one island?
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    OOC: Do the Ottomans have ocean going ships?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Muskeato View Post
    OOC: Do the Ottomans have ocean going ships?
    Yes
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    Quote Originally Posted by Muskeato View Post
    OOC: Do the Ottomans have ocean going ships?
    Yes. They bought a few of Belgium recently.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Frymonmon View Post
    Yes. They bought a few of Belgium recently.
    OOC: Ah true.

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    Ottoman Empire


    Ottoman Empire is pleased to inform, that after successful trade deal with Kingdom of Belgium we have acquired ocean going vessel "Suleiman the Magnificent " (formely "Louise Marie"). This fine ship, along with 5 other Schooner's are ungoing refitting in Istanbul shipyards to create ocean going converted ironclad class ships not unlike to Spanish warship "La Gloire".

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    His Majesty's Governments offer stands at 91 Gold Units for Guam, and 56 Gold Units for Palau, or 146 for both combined.
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