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Austin: Should Canada strengthen its military presence in the Arctic?

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11 July, 2011
By: Jack Austin
Former Senator from British Columbia, special advisor to Stern Partners Inc

To protect Canadian claims to territory, water passages and sea bed resources. Canada needs a larger presence in the Arctic through occupation and use. This means communities,economic development and scientific research among many activities. The military is only a part and not the highest priority.

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