Greenland forms a commission to write its first constitution

Greenland forms a commission to write its first constitution

One of the most divisive issues in Greenland right now is when its march to independence should end. Far less controversial is what the...
Trump is expected to sign orders that could expand access to fossil fuels

Trump is expected to sign orders that could expand access to...

WASHINGTON — After moving last month against former President Barack Obama’s efforts to limit fossil fuel exploration and combat climate change, President Donald Trump...
The resignation of Greenland’s foreign minister may signal trouble for the premier at home

The resignation of Greenland’s foreign minister may signal trouble for the...

A simmering power struggle behind the scenes of Siumut, Greenland’s leading political party, has broken out into full-fledged revolt. Vittus Qujaukitsoq, who until Monday had...
Finland likely to quit euro in coming decades, lawmaker says

Finland likely to quit euro in coming decades, lawmaker says

HELSINKI — Finland's exit from the euro zone is possible and even likely in the future, euroskeptic lawmaker Sampo Terho, the front-runner in a race...
Russian security service’s infiltration of political party Parnas aimed at Norway

Russian security service’s infiltration of political party Parnas aimed at Norway

It sounds like a crime novel. And clearly, it has the elements of a scary book. However, this story is real, says Andrey Kapitonov,...
Russia views NATO plans to hold meeting on Svalbard as ‘provocative policy’

Russia views NATO plans to hold meeting on Svalbard as ‘provocative...

Russia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs consider NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly’s next gathering, which will take place on Svalbard between May 8 and 10, as a...
Denmark’s annual state of the kingdom report paints a rotten picture of Greenland’s economy

Denmark’s annual state of the kingdom report paints a rotten picture...

Lars Løkke Rasmussen, the Danish PM, regularly makes it known to the leaders of Greenland and the Faroe Islands, which together with Denmark collectively...
Neighborhood diplomacy: Nuuk eyes Reykjavik as site for its next ’embassy’

Neighborhood diplomacy: Nuuk eyes Reykjavik as site for its next ’embassy’

Greenland’s national assembly is set to vote during its spring session next month on a measure that would see Nuuk open a representative office in...
In Iceland, little interest in European Union membership

In Iceland, little interest in European Union membership

Much needs to happen for the Icelandic people to change their minds and support membership in the European Union, according to Jón Sigurðsson, former president...
Denmark spurned Chinese offer for Greenland base over security: sources

Denmark spurned Chinese offer for Greenland base over security: sources

COPENHAGEN — Denmark decided to turn down an offer last year from Chinese mining company General Nice Group to buy an abandoned naval base on...