64 map 4 the disputed svalbard area in the barents

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Unformatted text preview: onomic access only apply to the islands and their territorial waters, but not to the wider Exclusive Economic Zone. In addition, Norway argues that the continental shelf is a part of mainland Norway's continental shelf, and should be governed by the 1958 Continental Shelf Convention. Russia still disputes this position and considers the Svalbard Treaty to apply to the entire zone. A Norwegian-Russian agreement on the disputed area in the 62 The Treaty of Svalbard. Available on: <www.lovdata.no/traktater/texte/tre-19200209-001.html>. 63 The original signatories include: Australia, Canada, Denmark, France, Italy, Japan, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, the United Kingdom (including overseas dominions) and the United States. There are now over 40 signatories. 50 © Ifri F. Harbo / The European Gas and Oil Market Barents Sea might come before production starts in the Stockman project in 2013.64 Map 4. The disputed Svalbard area in the Barents Sea Source: Regjeringen (Norwegian Government). Avai...
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