The Top Five Reasons Why Conservatives Should Oppose the U.N. Convention on the Law of the Sea

Publication Date: September 2007

Publisher: Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)

Author(s): Baker Spring; Steven Groves; Brett D. Schaefer

Research Area: International relations; Law and ethics

Keywords: International organizations; maritime; treaty; Law of the Sea

Type: Brief

Coverage: United States


Twenty-five years after President Reagan rejected it, the convention remains a threat to U.S. interests.