US appears set to differ Arctic Council agenda from Canada

Canada is slated to hand the reins to its southern neighbour next spring.

Embassy Photo: Sneh Duggal
Heather Conley, senior vice president for Europe, Eurasia and the Arctic at the Washington-based Center for Strategic and International Studies.
Sneh Duggal
Published: Wednesday, 11/05/2014 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Thursday, 11/13/2014 9:52 am EST

A collaborative North American chairmanship at the Arctic Council doesn’t look like it’s in the cards, as Arctic observers say Canada and the United States have different priorities when it comes to the North.

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