Arctic Sovereignty Initiatives in the Canadian North: A by David McRobert

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By David McRobert

every one iteration of Canadians has “discovered” the Arctic and in a manner, redefined itself on the subject of it. normally this re-discovery is followed through an expression of shock over sovereignty declare to the islands and waters of the north. the significance of sovereignty has once more turn into an immense hindrance due to weather switch and strain to discover the Arctic being exerted via Russia, Denmark, Canada, and the U.S. and others countries, together with China and India, to advance and take advantage of oil, gasoline and mineral resources.

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