Canada chairing Arctic Council at pivotal time

China and the EU want in, but experts are split on whether Canada should support expanding participation in increasingly important organization.

Arctic talk: Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq will chair the Arctic Council. Canada will succeed Sweden as chair of the eight-nation inter-governmental body next May.Photograph by Jake Wright, The Hill Times

By Chris Plecash

PUBLISHED :Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 4:56 PM

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