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October 5, 1991 | From Reuters
The United States and 30 other nations Friday signed a historic accord banning mining and oil exploration in Antarctica, the last wilderness continent, for the next 50 years. "It's a prohibition which will be virtually impossible to reverse after that," said Carlos Blasco, chairman of a meeting of the Antarctic Treaty conference in Madrid.
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October 5, 1991 | From Reuters
The United States and 30 other nations Friday signed a historic accord banning mining and oil exploration in Antarctica, the last wilderness continent, for the next 50 years. "It's a prohibition which will be virtually impossible to reverse after that," said Carlos Blasco, chairman of a meeting of the Antarctic Treaty conference in Madrid.
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