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...
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...
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...
Nunavut MLAs approve $1.9 billion in spending as winter legislative sitting wraps up

Nunavut MLAs approve $1.9 billion in spending as winter legislative sitting...

After a nearly four-week run, including many long days, punctuated by a blizzard and a visit by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Nunavut’s MLAs adjourned the...
US budget signals more spending for long-term Arctic strategies

US budget signals more spending for long-term Arctic strategies

Last month's federal budget signals that United States may soon be willing to spend more money on programs in the Arctic.The omnibus spending bill...
US Navy plans to send surface vessels through the Arctic

US Navy plans to send surface vessels through the Arctic

The United States Navy is drawing up plans to send multiple surface vessels through the Arctic Ocean this summer, signaling a potential change in...
Russia sets out stringent new rules for foreign ships on the Northern Sea Route

Russia sets out stringent new rules for foreign ships on the...

The Russian government has elaborated a set of rules for foreign naval vessels sailing on the Northern Sea Route, according to Izvestia. The newspaper has...
Why Denmark’s crown prince is boosting Greenland business prospects

Why Denmark’s crown prince is boosting Greenland business prospects

Last weekend the future king of Denmark, Crown Prince Frederik, acted as a very welcome lead figure within a large business delegation that traveled...
Does the United States need an inquiry into murdered and missing Indigenous women and girls?

Does the United States need an inquiry into murdered and missing...

It started at Annita Lucchesi’s kitchen table four years ago.She wanted to know how many Indigenous women and girls are murdered or go missing...
Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau set to visit Nunavut capital Thursday

Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau set to visit Nunavut capital Thursday

Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau plans to visit Iqaluit Thursday to deliver a long-awaited apology for the past mistreatment of Inuit tuberculosis patients in...