TITLE

Arctic Debate

PUB. DATE
September 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;9/7/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on opposition against the move by Russian explorers of placing their country's flag on the seabed below the North Pole. Officials from some countries claim that North Pole is not part of any country and that Russia does not have a right to claim it. However, Russian officials argue that the Arctic seabed and their country's territory have the same continental shelf.
ACCESSION #
26511309

 

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