Why Saudi Arabia is looking to enter the Arctic with an investment in Russian LNG

Why Saudi Arabia is looking to enter the Arctic with an...

Ongoing discussions between Novatek, Russia’s largest privately-owned natural gas company, and Saudi Aramco, the world’s largest oil company, for cooperation on the new Arctic...
Canadian Inuit organization says food harvesting should be a paid job

Canadian Inuit organization says food harvesting should be a paid job

Country food harvesting must become a form of paid employment, the Qikiqtani Inuit Association said in a report released at its recent board meeting...
Norway says it proved Russian GPS interference during NATO exercises

Norway says it proved Russian GPS interference during NATO exercises

OSLO — Norway has electronic proof that Russian forces disrupted global positioning system signals during recent NATO war games, and has demanded an explanation...
Pompeo said to attend Arctic Council ministerial meeting in show of US commitment to the region

Pompeo said to attend Arctic Council ministerial meeting in show of...

WASHINGTON — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is expected to attend the May 6-7 Arctic Council meeting in Finland in a show of...
Environmentalists plan lawsuit to force habitat protections for ice seals

Environmentalists plan lawsuit to force habitat protections for ice seals

An environmental group says it plans to sue the Trump administration for failing to designate critical habitat for two species of threatened ice seals...
Amid climate row, Arctic Council heads toward biennial meeting on a down note

Amid climate row, Arctic Council heads toward biennial meeting on a...

Disagreement about the impact of rising global temperatures means that preparations for the Arctic Council’s biennial meeting on May 6-7 have ended without an...
Nunavut regulators to focus on oil and gas development next week in Iqaluit

Nunavut regulators to focus on oil and gas development next week...

The future of oil and gas activity in Davis Strait and Baffin Bay is the focus of a big meeting planned for next week...
Dramatic Arctic warming is locked in — even with emissions reductions, UN report warns

Dramatic Arctic warming is locked in — even with emissions reductions,...

The Arctic will be 3 to 5 degrees Celsius warmer by mid-century and 5 to 9 degrees Celsius by 2080 — even if the...
Russia extends lifetime of nuclear icebreakers to meet rising demand

Russia extends lifetime of nuclear icebreakers to meet rising demand

Russia has several new and powerful icebreakers under construction, but will continue to sail the current fleet of nuclear icebreakers in Murmansk for five...
Trump proposes cuts to US missile defense budget

Trump proposes cuts to US missile defense budget

WASHINGTON — Just when it looks as though North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may restart his ballistic missile testing program, U.S. President Donald...