National Jurisdiction

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International Seabed Authority - Current Activities
... sulphides, has picked up among several firms now operating in waters within the national zones of Papua New Guinea, Fiji and Tonga ... the international seabed area—the part under ISA jurisdiction—as “the seabed and ocean floor and the subsoil thereof, beyond the limits of national jurisdiction” ... Rather, UNCLOS outlines the areas of national jurisdiction, leaving the rest for the international portion ...

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