Canada makes claim for North Pole, but Russia and Denmark have already filed their own

Canada makes claim for North Pole, but Russia and Denmark have already filed their own

Canada is heading for negotiations over who owns the North Pole.After years of delay and political arm-twisting, Canada has made a claim to a vast por

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Canada is heading for negotiations over who owns the North Pole.After years of delay and political arm-twisting, Canada has made a claim to a vast portion of the Arctic seabed that includes the North Pole.READ MORE: Russia is beefing up its presence at the North Pole — and Canada has little to compareThe claim sets up the federal government for talks with Russian and Denmark, which had already filed their own claims.Canada’s document was filed last week with a United Nations body that is to determine the scientific validity of each country’s version of where the lines on the map should be.WATCH: Russia conducts first post-Soviet training flight via North Pole

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