US Marines arriving in northern Norway see a spike in COVID-19 cases

US Marines arriving in northern Norway see a spike in COVID-19...

More than 1,000 U.S. Marines are joining other NATO forces to take part in this year's Joint Viking exercises at Setermoen in Northern Norway...
Ottawa rejects the sale of Canada’s TMAC Resources to China’s Shandong Gold

Ottawa rejects the sale of Canada’s TMAC Resources to China’s Shandong...

The proposed sale of TMAC Resources Inc., a Canadian mining company active in Nunavut, to China’s Shandong Gold Mining Co. Ltd. will not move...
U.S. lawmakers authorize six new icebreakers in defense bill

U.S. lawmakers authorize six new icebreakers in defense bill

The sprawling U.S. defense bill passed by Congress on Friday includes the authorization — though not funding — for six new icebreakers. President Donald J....
Great-power politics could undermine Arctic stability, a new Danish threat assessment warns

Great-power politics could undermine Arctic stability, a new Danish threat assessment...

Arctic states continue to have a shared ambition of keeping the Arctic a low-tension region, but growing suspicion between the U.S., Russia and China...
A majority in Sweden’s parliament backs ‘NATO option’ after Sweden Democrats shift stance

A majority in Sweden’s parliament backs ‘NATO option’ after Sweden Democrats...

STOCKHOLM — A Swedish parliamentary majority in favor of readiness to join NATO as a possible security policy option has emerged for the first...
Russian, Chinese intelligence targeting Norwegian oil secrets, says report

Russian, Chinese intelligence targeting Norwegian oil secrets, says report

OSLO — Russia, China and other countries are using espionage to glean secrets of Norway's petroleum industry and plans by its government to cut...
A US heavy icebreaker is set to depart on its first winter Arctic mission in decades

A US heavy icebreaker is set to depart on its first...

On Wednesday, the U.S. Coast Guard will set off on its first winter mission north of the Arctic Circle since 1982. The unexpected mission came...
NATO must focus more on challenge of rising China, report to say

NATO must focus more on challenge of rising China, report to...

BRUSSELS/BERLIN — NATO must think harder about how to handle China and its military rise, though Russia will remain its main adversary during this...
How a Canadian town hopes to use radar to warn of approaching polar bears

How a Canadian town hopes to use radar to warn of...

CHURCHILL, Canada — Along the coast of Hudson Bay, hundreds of polar bears have been wandering for weeks, waiting for the wintertime sea ice...
One year after ransomware attack, the Nunavut government says all computer systems are restored

One year after ransomware attack, the Nunavut government says all computer...

The Government of Nunavut says it has recovered from last November’s crippling malware attack on its computer network. “All GN system applications have been restored...