U.S. special forces are testing a new vehicle designed for Arctic conditions

U.S. special forces are testing a new vehicle designed for Arctic...

U.S. special forces could see a new Arctic-adapted vehicle as soon as early 2023. The MRZR Alpha, an all-terrain vehicle to be used by U.S....
Finland, Sweden formally apply to join NATO amid Turkish objections

Finland, Sweden formally apply to join NATO amid Turkish objections

BRUSSELS/ANKARA — Finland and Sweden formally applied to join the NATO alliance on Wednesday, a decision spurred by Russia's invasion of Ukraine, but face...
Russia’s Lavrov says Finland, Sweden joining NATO makes ‘no big difference’

Russia’s Lavrov says Finland, Sweden joining NATO makes ‘no big difference’

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday that Finland and Sweden joining NATO would probably make "not much difference" as the two countries...
How Norway’s new P-8 Poseidon will counter Russia’s submarine threat in Arctic waters

How Norway’s new P-8 Poseidon will counter Russia’s submarine threat in...

After decades of low tensions, the Arctic is back on the front line of NATO’s efforts to combat Russian naval threats to Trans-Atlantic lines...
Finland and Sweden hold out hope Turkey’s NATO objections can be overcome

Finland and Sweden hold out hope Turkey’s NATO objections can be...

STOCKHOLM — Finland and Sweden voiced optimism on Tuesday that common ground can be found with Turkey over its objections to them joining NATO...
Sweden will apply for NATO membership

Sweden will apply for NATO membership

STOCKHOLM — Sweden will formally apply for NATO membership in the next few days, Prime Minister Magdalena Andersson said on Monday, but its accession...
Nordic neighbors vow to help Finland and Sweden in case of attack

Nordic neighbors vow to help Finland and Sweden in case of...

OSLO/COPENHAGEN — Norway, Denmark and Iceland in a joint statement on Monday said they stand ready to support NATO applicants Finland and Sweden in...
Putin sees no threat from NATO expansion, warns against military build-up

Putin sees no threat from NATO expansion, warns against military build-up

LONDON — President Vladimir Putin said on Monday that there was no threat to Russia if Sweden and Finland joined NATO but cautioned that...
Sweden sets out benefits of NATO as membership bid looms, Turkey objects

Sweden sets out benefits of NATO as membership bid looms, Turkey...

STOCKHOLM — Swedish membership of NATO would boost national security and help stabilize the Nordic and Baltic regions, Foreign Minister Ann Linde said on...
Finland, worried by Russian invasion of Ukraine, moves to join NATO; Kremlin warns of response

Finland, worried by Russian invasion of Ukraine, moves to join NATO;...

HELSINKI — Finland must apply to join the NATO military alliance "without delay," its president and prime minister said on Thursday, in a historic...