Thursday, 30 October 2014

1.2 million sq.km, 5 billion tons of fuel: Russia to apply for Artic shelf expansion


Russia will address the UN on the expansion of its Arctic shelf next spring. If successful the move would see the country adding an area of 1.2 million sq. kilometers in the Arctic Ocean, holding 5 billion tons of standard fuel, to its territory.


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