At 44 nautical miles wide, the Bering Strait is the only maritime corridor and chokepoint between North America and Asia with access to the Arctic Ocean.
On this map, 200–nautical mile exclusive economic zones are shown in light blue, and the high seas, which will be covered by the new treaty, are in dark blue.
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Ships from Denmark, Finland, Germany, Lithuania, Poland, Sweden, the United Kingdom, and the United States