U.S. joins multinational bid to create vast Pacific marine reserve

By Agence France-Presse
Tuesday, June 17, 2014 22:37 EDT
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Secretary of State John Kerry (L) talks to Under Secretary Catherine Novelli during the 'Our Ocean' conference on June 17, 2014 in Washington [AFP]
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US joins bid to create vast Pacific marine reserve (via AFP)

The United States joined forces with other nations to declare a vast swath of the Pacific Ocean a marine sanctuary and take “historic” steps to combat illegal fishing. Taking the helm in a stepped up fight to save the planet’s oceans, President Barack…

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