Michael Byers holds the Canada Research Chair in Global Politics and International Law. His most recent book is International Law and the Arctic (Cambridge University Press), which won the 2013 Donner Prize.

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Creative thinking on sovereignty

A faded, wind-torn Danish flag is mounted on the wall in the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Raised on Hans Island by Danish troops, the flag was later taken down by Canadian soldiers — and mailed …

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