U.S. joins multinational bid to create vast Pacific marine reserve
Secretary of State John Kerry (L) talks to Under Secretary Catherine Novelli during the 'Our Ocean' conference on June 17, 2014 in Washington [AFP]

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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