http://sealaska.com

Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Begich: 'Just too close for comfort'

...attention about what's going on up there," he said.The first-term senator called for the U.S. to sign the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea so the U.S. can be involved in Arctic territorial claims that lie more than 200...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-03-03/begich-just-too-close-comfort
Local | AK legislature
Legislative News in Brief

...pursuing the creation of the Beringia International Park or any other international designations identified through the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization."While I embrace the cultural, historical and archaeological...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-02-23
State | AK legislature
Sochi opening: Let Putin's games begin

...century global economy? A diplomatic middleweight with ties to despots that wields influence only via its veto at the United Nations? Or a fairy tale of prosperous resurrection from the communist collapse and its brutal aftermath?Who sits next...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-02-07/sochi-opening-let-putins-games-begin
Sports
Between strait and sea: Ottawa's Northwest Passage dilemma with implications for Alaska

...inland waters cover all water and waterways on the landward side of the baselines of its territorial sea. As per the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), a coastal state is entirely free to set laws and regulate use, including...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-02-01/between-strait-and-sea-ottawas-northw
Opinion
Empire Editorial: Arctic issues are Alaska's issues

...Russia in 2001 filed a territorial claim with the United Nations under its Law of the Sea treaty for that area. The...be. Of the 160-plus nations that have signed the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS), the...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-01-05/arctic-issues-are-alaskas-issues
Opinion
Rwandan leader accused in South Africa killing of ex-spy chief

...was trying to leave Uganda, where she grew up in exile, and that Kagame blocked his own quest for work with the United Nations.The Rwandan government vehemently denies targeting dissidents, and Rwandan High Commissioner Vincent Karega told...

http://juneauempire.com/michelle-faul/2014-01-03/rwandan-leader-accused-south-af
Rio's Olympic waterways full of trash and sewage

...critics say corruption was largely responsible for the failure of the Japanese-funded effort, which grew out of the United Nation's Eco-92 conference in Rio. But Gerson Serva, coordinator for the state's latest bay cleanup program, said...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-11-21/rios-olympic-waterways-full-trash-and-
Sports
Alaska Federation of Natives undergoes restructuring

...Priority." She said the organization will focus on amending ANILCA and restoring aboriginal title, as supported by the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous peoples."Meanwhile, we have taken every opportunity to encourage the administration...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-25/alaska-federation-natives-undergoes-res
State
Alaska Federation of Natives undergoes changes

...Priority." She said the organization will focus on amending ANILCA and restoring aboriginal title, as supported by the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous peoples. "Meanwhile, we have taken every opportunity to encourage the administration...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-10-27/alaska-federation-natives-undergoes-cha
State
Iraqis battle militant uprising in 2 Sunni cities

...a bloody crackdown. Since then, militant attacks have swelled, and Shiite militias have grown more active. The United Nations said Wednesday that 2013 had Iraq's highest annual death toll since the worst of the sectarian bloodletting began...

http://juneauempire.com/qassim-abdul-zahra/2014-01-03/iraqis-battle-militant-upr

CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2270
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING