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Finland and Sweden are heading into NATO ‘hand-in-hand,’ Finnish president says

Finland and Sweden are heading into NATO ‘hand-in-hand,’ Finnish president says

STOCKHOLM — Finland and Sweden are proceeding "hand-in-hand" towards NATO membership but that the decision to ratify the applications for the two Nordic countries...
Alaska lawsuit seeks to limit environmental protections for some Arctic seals

Alaska lawsuit seeks to limit environmental protections for some Arctic seals

The state of Alaska filed suit last week against the National Marine Fisheries Service, claiming the agency drew overly large protection areas for two...
Blinken, in Turkey, urges speedy Nordics accession to NATO

Blinken, in Turkey, urges speedy Nordics accession to NATO

ANKARA — Washington strongly supports Sweden and Finland's quick NATO accession given steps they have already taken, U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said...
Finland’s NATO membership is now in Turkey’s hands, Finnish president says

Finland’s NATO membership is now in Turkey’s hands, Finnish president says

HELSINKI — The fate of Finland's bid to join NATO is in "Turkey's hands", President Sauli Niinisto said on Friday, after the Finnish parliament...
Russia gets approval for the data behind much of its Arctic Ocean seabed claim

Russia gets approval for the data behind much of its Arctic...

After more than 20 years of extensive diplomacy and expeditions with icebreakers, research vessels and submarines under the polar sea ice, Russia has received...
NATO head: It’s more important that Sweden and Finland join soon than together

NATO head: It’s more important that Sweden and Finland join soon...

BRUSSELS — The head of NATO said on Tuesday it was more important that Finland and Sweden's applications last year to join the alliance,...
Russian nuclear bombers flew a mission over the Bering Sea

Russian nuclear bombers flew a mission over the Bering Sea

The Russian Defense Ministry on Tuesday released video of what it described as a routine sortie of its Tu-95MC nuclear-capable strategic bombers. The aircraft, escorted...
Sfraga named new Arctic ambassador

Sfraga named new Arctic ambassador

President Joe Biden on Monday nominated longtime Arctic expert and Alaskan Mike Sfraga to be the nation's first-ever U.S. Arctic ambassador. The announcement comes as...
Russia is likely to spy more on Norway’s energy industry, say Norway security police

Russia is likely to spy more on Norway’s energy industry, say...

OSLO — Russia will seek to gather more intelligence about Norway's oil and gas infrastructure as part of efforts to put pressure on European...
Russian miner Nornickel sees 2022 core profit down as sales drop

Russian miner Nornickel sees 2022 core profit down as sales drop

MOSCOW — Russian mining giant Nornickel said on Friday its earnings before interest, tax, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) fell 17 percent year-on-year in 2022...
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