Boreal forest war games spotlight the Arctic’s changing security architecture

Boreal forest war games spotlight the Arctic’s changing security architecture

Vladimir Putin said he wanted a stop to the expansion of NATO, but with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, instead one can now witness a...
On Navy Day, Putin reiterates Arctic ambitions, calls US main threat to Russia

On Navy Day, Putin reiterates Arctic ambitions, calls US main threat...

ST. PETERSBURG — President Vladimir Putin on Sunday signed a new naval doctrine which cast the United States as Russia's main rival and set...
2 Russian Arctic governors are on the UK’s latest sanction list

2 Russian Arctic governors are on the UK’s latest sanction list

Following their support to warriors and secessionists in Russian-occupied Ukraine, the governors of the far northern regions of Komi and Yamal-Nenets have been put...
Murmansk Transport Hub is gets strategic importance status

Murmansk Transport Hub is gets strategic importance status

Construction of the new large harbor facilities on the west side of the Kola Bay has officially acquired status of strategic importance for Russia. Russian...
Turkey summons Swedish charges d’affaires over ‘terrorist propaganda’ in Stockholm, sources say

Turkey summons Swedish charges d’affaires over ‘terrorist propaganda’ in Stockholm, sources...

ANKARA — Turkish foreign ministry summoned the Swedish charges d'affaires in Ankara to convey its "strong reaction" to what it called "terrorist propaganda" during...
Coast Guard crew trains in Greenland for an Arctic maritime crisis

Coast Guard crew trains in Greenland for an Arctic maritime crisis

Crews from first responder agencies of several nations, including the U.S. Coast Guard, conducted a major search-and-rescue and pollution management exercise off the coast...
U.S. Senate committee backs accession of Finland, Sweden to NATO

U.S. Senate committee backs accession of Finland, Sweden to NATO

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Tuesday backed Finland and Sweden's accession to NATO, paving the way for the full Senate...
Russia flies nuclear-capable bombers over Arctic as part of training flight

Russia flies nuclear-capable bombers over Arctic as part of training flight

Russia has flown two nuclear-capable Tu-160 strategic bombers over the Arctic Ocean, the Russian Ministry of Defense said on Tuesday. The flight was conducted over...
US downplays Turkey threat to ‘freeze’ Finland, Sweden NATO bids

US downplays Turkey threat to ‘freeze’ Finland, Sweden NATO bids

The U.S. Department of State reaffirmed on Monday that there is "strong consensus and support" for Finland and Sweden's membership bids for NATO, after...
Erdogan says Turkey will freeze Finland, Sweden’s NATO bids if promises not kept

Erdogan says Turkey will freeze Finland, Sweden’s NATO bids if promises...

ANKARA — Turkey will freeze Finland and Sweden's NATO membership bids if the Nordic countries do not keep promises on counter-terrorism made last month,...