Amnesty International has commented on the struggle of the Lubicon by issuing a report imploring the Canadian government to respect the land rights of the Lubicon. The United Nations Commission on Human Rights has found Canada in violation of article 27 of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights They have repeated their call for Canada to take immediate action to avoid irreparable damage. This call was first made in 1990 and was repeated in 2003 and 2006. This struggle has been described in a book, Last Stand of the Lubicon Cree, by John Goddard.
The current chief of the Lubicon Lake Indian Nation is Bernard Ominayak.
Unocal logs 2 Indonesia discoveries; horizontal well in Gulf doubles output.(natural gas production in Gulf of Mexico)
May 23, 1995; HOUSTON -- Unocal Corp. on Monday announced two gas discoveries offsetting the giant Peciko field offshore Indonesia. The company...