Council of Foreign Relations visits Barrow

Coast Guard personnel accompanied members of the Council of Foreign Relations on an Arctic Domain Awareness flight to Barrow May 13, 2012.

The CFR is a group designed to minimize gaps between different professional communities. Individuals from the government, business, media, academic and religious communities are invited to engage in discussion over various developing policy.

Accessibility of an increasingly ice-free Arctic Ocean has garnered interest across the globe, making the region of particular interest to the CFR.

Included in the group visiting Barrow were individuals from the military, legal, academic, scientific, history and business fields.

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