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Alaskans find more dead seals along warming Arctic seas

Alaskans find more dead seals along warming Arctic seas

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — At least 60 dead seals have been discovered along beaches of the Bering Sea and Chukchi Sea in northwestern Alaska, and...

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MMIWG report should prompt more housing for Nunavut: minister

MMIWG report should prompt more housing for Nunavut: minister

The Government of Nunavut hopes the final report released by the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls will translate into...
U.S. Arctic defense strategy ramps up rhetoric without committing resources, experts say

U.S. Arctic defense strategy ramps up rhetoric without committing resources, experts say

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) released its updated Arctic strategy last week. The 19-page document focuses on the threats posed by Russia and...
With Coast Guard commencement speech, Bolton pushes the Trump administration’s newly aggressive Arctic stance

With Coast Guard commencement speech, Bolton pushes the Trump administration’s newly aggressive Arctic stance

We now see that John Bolton, President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, is not going to take a back seat to Secretary of State...
Trans-Arctic shipments are on the agenda as Chinese companies come to St. Petersburg Economic Forum

Trans-Arctic shipments are on the agenda as Chinese companies come to St. Petersburg Economic...

Russian natural gas company Novatek and Chinese shipping company COSCO have signed a cooperation agreement, which could open ways to new logistics schemes in...
A new U.S. Defense Department Arctic Strategy sees growing uncertainty and tension in the region

A new U.S. Defense Department Arctic Strategy sees growing uncertainty and tension in the...

The United States' new Department of Defense (DoD) Arctic Strategy sees developments in the region as increasingly uncertain with “deepening and intensifying problematic strategic trends.” While...