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Sweden plans to re-establish a northern regiment

Sweden plans to re-establish a northern regiment

Sweden's plans to increase defense spending and capabilities includes adding more troops in the nation's North. Sweden’s military partly disarmed after the Cold War but...

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Russia is set to appoint an honorary consul in Greenland

Russia is set to appoint an honorary consul in Greenland

Russia wants to have a diplomatic presence in Nuuk and will appoint an honorary consul to Greenland’s capital, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said...
Sweden boosts military spending, expands draft amid Russia tensions

Sweden boosts military spending, expands draft amid Russia tensions

STOCKHOLM — Sweden will boost military spending by around 40 percent over the next five years and double the numbers conscripted into the armed...
Moscow signals it will make national security a priority as Russia prepares to chair the Arctic Council

Moscow signals it will make national security a priority as Russia prepares to chair...

Accusing the U.S. and NATO of trying "to restrict Russia's activities in the Arctic," Dmitry Medvedev made clear that issues of national security will...
Norway says Russia is behind a cyber attack against its parliament

Norway says Russia is behind a cyber attack against its parliament

OSLO — Russia was behind a cyber attack launched against the Norwegian parliament in August, the Norwegian foreign minister said on Tuesday, an accusation...
Iqaluit’s deep-water port project remains on track for 2021 completion

Iqaluit’s deep-water port project remains on track for 2021 completion

Despite pandemic restrictions, the construction of Iqaluit’s deep-water port and small-craft harbor remains on schedule. The project, awarded to Tower Arctic in 2018, is still expected...