What will the future of US Arctic policy look like?

What will the future of US Arctic policy look like?

When Washington wants to know what to do in the Arctic, the answer has long been to ask, “What are the Russians up to?”...
Will Obama make a move to (further) lock up the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge?

Will Obama make a move to (further) lock up the Arctic...

WASHINGTON — As soon as it became clear that Republicans would again hold both houses of Congress and the White House, some Alaskans started talking...
Greenland-Denmark relationship in “crisis” over issues surrounding 2 US bases

Greenland-Denmark relationship in “crisis” over issues surrounding 2 US bases

Even on a good day, the relationship between Copenhagen and Nuuk can be a strained one. Yesterday was not a good day.Take, for example,...
What will federal policies affecting Alaska Natives look like under the Trump administration?

What will federal policies affecting Alaska Natives look like under the...

A remarkable era for Alaska Natives and American Indians under President Barack Obama is ending and some tribal advocates are worried that progress will...
Will Trump reverse Obama’s Arctic policies? It’s too early to tell

Will Trump reverse Obama’s Arctic policies? It’s too early to tell

President Barack Obama has pinned a chunk of his legacy to policies in the Arctic and circumpolar north. He made an historic trip to Alaska...
Denmark suggests Greenland is responsible for cleaning up old US pollution

Denmark suggests Greenland is responsible for cleaning up old US pollution

Is Greenland looking to have its cake and eat it when it comes to cleaning up disused American military bases? Yes, appears to be...
Prospect of a Trump administration has some Alaskans optimistic about opening Arctic refuge for oil drilling

Prospect of a Trump administration has some Alaskans optimistic about opening...

Alaskans excited about a Donald Trump presidency have much of their wish list ready to go, even if his win caught some of them...
What a Trump presidency might mean for Canada’s Arctic

What a Trump presidency might mean for Canada’s Arctic

Under the leadership of Donald Trump, the new president-elect of the United States, the Arctic could get a lot warmer.That’s among several possible developments—such...
NATO chief tells Trump: no conditions on defending allies

NATO chief tells Trump: no conditions on defending allies

BRUSSELS -- NATO's promise to defend and protect any ally under attack is an unconditional guarantee set out in the Western alliance's founding treaty, the...
Putin congratulates Trump on victory, seeks better ties

Putin congratulates Trump on victory, seeks better ties

President Vladimir Putin congratulated Donald Trump on his victory in the U.S. presidential election and said he would do everything he could to repair...