Media Monitoring for Thursday September 03, 2015

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Business Insider

From above Arctic circle, Obama presses for climate change action
Business Insider
Kotzebue (United States) (AFP) - President Barack Obama blazed a new trail as US leader, becoming the first to head above the Arctic circle, to urge Americans to take swift action against climate change. "There is one thing no American president had ...
Obama says struggling Arctic village is 'wake-up call' for US on global warmingThe Guardian
Will the full rage of Arctic climate change make Obama's Alaska trip less ...Bellona
Obama crosses Arctic Circle in bid to raise awareness on climate changeCTV News
Globalnews.ca -The Diplomat
all 1,882 news articles » 1 hour 41 min ago in 'Climate Change'

Science Friday

Arctic Climate Change, Pot Pesticides, and Student Data
Science Friday
At a global conference to discuss priorities in the Artic, President Obama said that climate change was “a challenge that will define the contours of this century more dramatically than any other.” How does this sentiment hold up in light of the recent ...

2 hours 34 min ago in 'Climate Change'

CBC.ca

American photographer alleges abuse by Montreal Police against homeless Inuit
CBC.ca
When Michael Morris was visiting Montreal this summer to photograph a graffiti festival, his focus turned to the city's homeless population. In particular, the city's homeless Inuit population. Morris honed in on an area around the Cinema du Parc complex.

2 hours 48 min ago in 'Inuit'

The Maritime Executive

Steel Cut for Canada's First Arctic Offshore Patrol Ship
The Maritime Executive
Operating in conjunction with other capabilities of the Canadian Armed Forces and the Canadian Coast Guard, the DeWolf-class ships will play a critical role in protecting Canada's offshore sovereignty in the Atlantic, in the Pacific as well as in the ...

and more » 3 hours 44 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

The Maritime Executive

Steel Cut for Canada's First Arctic Offshore Patrol Ship
The Maritime Executive
Operating in conjunction with other capabilities of the Canadian Armed Forces and the Canadian Coast Guard, the DeWolf-class ships will play a critical role in protecting Canada's offshore sovereignty in the Atlantic, in the Pacific as well as in the ...

3 hours 44 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

Newsweek

An International Race for the Arctic? Try a Slow, Science-Driven Crawl
Newsweek
A declaration signed in 2008 in Ilulissat, Greenland, by the five nations with land territory bordering the Arctic Ocean—Denmark, Norway, Canada, Russia and the United States—committed the countries to dividing territory according to the U.N.'s Law ...

4 hours 12 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

Windsor Star (blog)

Don't outsource for defence needs
Windsor Star (blog)
This is going to prove detrimental to Canada's security and sovereignty in the long run. Our Navy also lacks much needed icebreakers to patrol its Arctic waters. Russia has a whole fleet of icebreakers, some of them nuclear powered, and is building the ...

5 hours 48 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

On Arctic tip of Europe, Syrian migrants reach Norway by bike
Yahoo News
OSLO (Reuters) - Some Syrian refugees have found a cheaper, safer, though much more roundabout way of reaching Europe than crossing the Mediterranean -- heading to the Arctic Circle and entering Norway from Russia, sometimes even by bicycle. As world ...

and more » 6 hours 49 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

On Arctic tip of Europe, Syrian migrants reach Norway by bike
Daily Mail
Norway, which has built up a sovereign wealth fund of $830 billion on the back of its offshore oil and gas reserves, plans to take in 8,000 Syrian refugees by the end of 2017. The country of five million people is historically far less open to refugees ...

and more » 6 hours 55 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

CBC.ca

European top court upholds EU ban on seal imports
CBC.ca
A European Union ban on imports of seal products not derived from the traditional Inuit seal hunt is legal, the 28-nation bloc's top court ruled on Thursday. The Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice rejected an appeal brought by an association ...

and more » 8 hours 48 min ago in 'Polar Bear and Seal Harvesting'

Presidential push
Ketchikan Daily News
The Coast Guard utilizes the icebreakers to conduct and support scientific research in the Arctic; defend U.S. sovereignty and interests, including economic; monitor sea traffic, particularly ships bound for the United States; and conduct Coast Guard ...

and more » 8 hours 54 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

European top court upholds EU ban on seal imports
Reuters
BRUSSELS A European Union ban on imports of seal products not derived from the traditional Inuit seal hunt is legal, the 28-nation bloc's top court ruled on Thursday. The Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice rejected an appeal brought by an ...

and more » 13 hours 31 min ago in 'Polar Bear and Seal Harvesting'

European top court upholds EU ban on seal imports
Reuters
BRUSSELS A European Union ban on imports of seal products not derived from the traditional Inuit seal hunt is legal, the 28-nation bloc's top court ruled on Thursday. The Luxembourg-based European Court of Justice rejected an appeal brought by an ...

and more » 13 hours 31 min ago in 'Polar Bear and Seal Harvesting'

European top court upholds EU ban on seal imports
Reuters UK
The EU ban, which arose over concerns of brutality in the seal hunt, has been challenged by Canada and Norway in the past. Canada's main seal hunt takes place in March and April on ice floes off the Atlantic Coast and in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The ...

and more » 13 hours 31 min ago in 'Polar Bear and Seal Harvesting'

N24

Hier tanzt Obama mit Inuit-Kindern
N24
... per Mail erinnert werden, kurz bevor der gemerkte Inhalt im TV läuft. Ich möchte von N24 per Mail erinnert werden, kurz bevor ein gemerktes Video nicht mehr in der Mediathek verfügbar ist. Start · Mediathek · Alle Videos; Hier tanzt Obama mit Inuit ...

Google News 17 hours 14 min ago in 'Inuit'

The Guardian

Obama says struggling Arctic village is 'wake-up call' for US on global warming
The Guardian
Obama became the first sitting president to cross the Arctic circle and used the village's struggles against poverty and the elements to cap a three-day trip focused almost entirely on climate change. “If there's one thing that threatens opportunity ...
Obama crosses Arctic Circle in bid to raise awareness on climate changeCTV News
Will the full rage of Arctic climate change make Obama's Alaska trip less ...Bellona
Obama Visits Arctic CommunityVoice of America
The Hill (blog) -Globalnews.ca
all 1,269 news articles » 18 hours 32 min ago in 'Climate Change'

Financial Times

Chinese navy sails off Alaska coast as Obama visits Arctic
Financial Times
In 2013 the US said China's military had started sailing ships within America's exclusive economic zone — the area within 200 nautical miles of a country's shores recognised by the UN as the sovereign territory of any coastal nation. While the ...
Chinese military ships spotted off US coast near Alaska: PentagonPress TV
Chinese warships in Bering Sea as Obama visits AlaskaAlaska Dispatch News

all 163 news articles » 20 hours 28 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

Financial Times

Chinese navy sails off Alaska coast as Obama visits Arctic
Financial Times
In 2013 the US said China's military had started sailing ships within America's exclusive economic zone — the area within 200 nautical miles of a country's shores recognised by the UN as the sovereign territory of any coastal nation. While the ...
Chinese warships in Bering Sea as Obama visits AlaskaAlaska Dispatch News

all 169 news articles » 20 hours 28 min ago in 'Arctic Sovereignty'

CTV News

Obama crosses Arctic Circle in bid to raise awareness on climate change
CTV News
KOTZEBUE, Alaska - President Barack Obama crossed the Arctic Circle on Wednesday in a first by a sitting U.S. president, telling residents in a far-flung Alaska village that their plight should be the world's wake-up call on global warming. Obama's ...
Will the full rage of Arctic climate change make Obama's Alaska trip less ...Bellona
Obama Visits Arctic Community to Highlight Climate ChangeVoice of America
Climate Change – Smoke Screen in Arctic Geopolitical Play”Center for Research on Globalization
Globalnews.ca -The Hill (blog)
all 1,136 news articles » 21 hours 44 min ago in 'Climate Change'
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