Submissions, through the Secretary-General of the United Nations, to the Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf, pursuant to Article 76, paragraph 8, of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea of 10 December 1982.
Updated vs. Recommendations on 08 May 2013. Downloadable files are subject to changes without any notifications.
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