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Changes taking place in the Arctic will impact the entire world: Barack Obama

US President Barack Obama addresses the Glacier Conference Anchorage, Alaska: Addressing the Glacier Conference here, US President Barack Obama said that the incredible changes taking place in the Arctic will not just impact the nations surrounding it but will have its impact on the entire world as well. Obama said that the United States is

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Arctic is deeply threatened: John Kerry

Newsroom24x7 Desk Anchorage, Alaska: “we believe the Arctic is threatened, deeply threatened; because we believe that there are serious choices to be made about fishing regulations, about transportation, about search and rescue, about security.” US Secretary of State John Kerry made this observation on the opening day of the 2-day Glacier Conference here on Sunday.

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Arctic is warming faster than any other region on Earth: John Kerry

Newsroom24x7 Desk As we work to further strengthen the Arctic Council as the premier intergovernmental forum for addressing Arctic challenges, we’re also going to strive to expand awareness of the links between this region and everywhere else – and we do mean everywhere.                        

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