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Obama Must Use Arctic Council Helm to End Dangerous Oil Drilling


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Obama Must Use Arctic Council Helm to End Dangerous Oil Drilling

IQALUIT, Nunavut (Canada) - As the United States assumes the chairmanship of the multi-nation Arctic Council this week, the Obama administration has an unprecedented opportunity to end dangerous oil drilling in the rapidly melting Arctic and establish a meaningful framework for long-term protection of the Arctic Ocean and its incredible array of wildlife. Despite U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry’s desire to prioritize global warming and ocean conservation on the Arctic Council’s agenda, U.S.

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