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August 18, 2010 2:32 PM

Arctic villages stop seismic tests as Canada mulls oil future

Above the Arctic Circle in Canada near Greenland, five Inuit villages have won a court order that blocks a German icebreaker from conducting seismic tests of an underwater region that abounds with marine life — and possibly with oil, gas and minerals.

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