Greater area, opportunities, responsibility
I Made Andi Arsana
The Jakarta Post
PREMIUM Indonesia celebrated its 65th Independence Day by “growing” almost 4,000 square kilometers. This apparent “expansion” of Indonesia results from recommendations delivered by the UN Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf (CLCS) concerning Indonesia’s “new” seabed area beyond 370 kilometers from baselines. While for most countries baselines are usually their coastlines at low...