Russian asylum seekers who boated to Alaska island are Indigenous, Murkowski says

Russian asylum seekers who boated to Alaska island are Indigenous, Murkowski...

U.S. Sen. Lisa Murkowski on Saturday provided some details about the two asylum seekers who traveled from the Russian Far East to Alaska’s St....
Despite mounting hybrid attacks, Norwegian border town warns against ‘isolationist policy’ towards Russia

Despite mounting hybrid attacks, Norwegian border town warns against ‘isolationist policy’...

Political leaders in Kirkenes are criticizing the local head of police following her call to close north Norwegian seaports for Russian fishing boats. Norway must...
In letter, Sweden lists ‘concrete actions’ on Turkey’s concerns over NATO bid

In letter, Sweden lists ‘concrete actions’ on Turkey’s concerns over NATO...

ISTANBUL — Sweden has taken "concrete action" to address Turkey's concerns over its NATO membership bid, including stepping up counter-terrorism efforts against Kurdish militants,...
Technip Energies signs deal to leave Arctic LNG 2 project

Technip Energies signs deal to leave Arctic LNG 2 project

Technip Energies expects to fully exit the liquefied natural gas project Arctic LNG 2 led by Moscow-listed gas producer Novatek next year, the French...
NATO allies would act if Sweden, Finland come under pressure, Stoltenberg says

NATO allies would act if Sweden, Finland come under pressure, Stoltenberg...

BRUSSELS — NATO allies will act if Sweden or Finland come under pressure from Russia or another adversary before they become full members of...
Russian Arctic coal is looking for way out of sanctions

Russian Arctic coal is looking for way out of sanctions

The launch of coal mining at the far northern Taymyr Peninsula was to lead to a boost in exports through the Northern Sea Route....
Though official Arctic contacts with Russia are closed, an array of unofficial bridges could stay open

Though official Arctic contacts with Russia are closed, an array of...

The very first sentence in the new U.S. National Strategy for the Arctic Region almost didn’t make it into print. The top sentence is meant...
How the Arctic figures into Russia’s nuclear calculus

How the Arctic figures into Russia’s nuclear calculus

OSLO — The West should listen carefully when Russian President Vladimir Putin talks about using nuclear weapons but should remember that it is more...
Visit Svalbard cuts ties with Russian tourism company

Visit Svalbard cuts ties with Russian tourism company

Visit Svalbard has moved to exclude Russian company Trust Arktikugol’s tourism branch in a direct protest against Russia’s war of aggression on Ukraine. “We want...
Inuit want seat at Arctic discussions, NTI president says

Inuit want seat at Arctic discussions, NTI president says

Inuit must be involved whenever the world discusses Arctic issues, says the head of the organization that represents Nunavut’s Inuit. “I get the sense from...