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U.S. Arctic Policy: An Overview from the U.S. Department of State

8/27/2008 U.S. Arctic policy emphasizes environmental protection, sustainable development, human health, and the role of indigenous people and other Arctic residents as stakeholders in the Arctic. More

U.S.S. Nautilius Veterans Mark 50th Anniversary of the First Trip Under the North Pole

8/3/2008 On Aug. 3, 2008 the Submarine Force Library and Museum hosted a ceremony honoring the anniversary of the first submerged transit of the Arctic Ocean. In July, the U.S.S. Providence marked the anniversary at the North Pole. More