Dr. George Yost Harry Jr.

...director of fisheries research for US Fish and Wildlife Service at the Auke Bay Lab. While working at the lab he was the lead negotiator for the US government Fisheries Treaties for the US, Japan and Russia. He visited Moscow as a diplomat on 17 occasions and...
Negotiators agree on per-pupil school funding

JUNEAU - House and Senate budget negotiators agreed Tuesday to a provision that fully funds the per-student funding formula for the coming year, as work continued to try...
Colombia's president, rebels announce breakthrough in talks

...agreement to sign a definitive peace deal within 6 months. Negotiators must still come up with a mechanism for rebels to Havana and relaxing in a leather sofa chair with rebel negotiators. "Peace has arrived," they said, going one step further...
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Alaska Editorial: ExxonMobil doing heavy lifting on Alaska LNG Project

...governor are the biggest obstacle to building a $50 billion-plus project.Walker - who has appointed three different lead negotiators for the project in barely nine months in office, proposed and then abandoned a competing state-owned project, wants to...
Diplomats: Iran announcement planned Monday

VIENNA - Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks plan to...resolved."Despite the caution, the negotiators appeared to be on the cusp of an agreement...June 30 was missed. The mood among negotiators had turned more somber each time a...
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Diplomats: Iran nuclear agreement likely today

...a day in which American and Iranian negotiators appeared to be struggling to clear final...front of "Iran Deal" to reflect that negotiators weren't there yet. The proposed the talks, he told reporters that negotiators are "sleepy and overworked...
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Iran's leader calls for continued anti-US struggle

VIENNA - As negotiators at Iran nuclear talks labored to make headway, the country's...monitoring could be a cover for Western spying. Diplomats say Iran's negotiators have signaled a willingness to compromise, but hardliners in Iran...
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UA system appoints new president

...bonuses of up to $75,000.Johnsen has previously worked for the University of Alaska as an administrator and contract negotiator, and holds a doctorate degree form the University of Pennsylvania.He will be the university system's 14th president...

...away before the deal was sealed.At the final meeting of negotiators in Vienna, U.S. officials said, Kerry delivered an emotional...present were struck by the comments, lead U.S. nuclear negotiator Wendy Sherman said."That's what this was all about...
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Nuke deal remains elusive after deadline, but talks continue

VIENNA - Negotiators at the Iran nuclear talks broke through their second deadline in a week on Tuesday, raising new questions about the ability of...
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