As he approaches his first 100 days in office, US President Donald Trump signed an executive order on April 28 that could lead to expansion of drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans.

“Today, we're unleashing American energy and clearing the way for thousands and thousands of high-paying energy jobs,” AP quoted Trump as saying at the signing ceremony. The order also calls for a review of regulations overseeing drilling and former President Barack Obama’s five-year drilling plan.


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