Monday July 09th 2012, 10:00 AMU.S. conservation groups are pushing the U.S. to back an agreement that would ban most international trade in polar bear parts, with a move to upgrade the bear's endangered status. Inuit leaders from Canada's far north are preparing to fight back, arguing that new international restrictions could wreck the region's fragile economy. [News Source]
Canada’s Inuit roar in protest over move to protect polar bears.