Canada’s new naval Arctic patrol ship circumnavigated North America on its first voyage

Canada’s new naval Arctic patrol ship circumnavigated North America on its...

The Royal Canadian Navy's Arctic and offshore patrol vessel HMCS Harry DeWolf returned to its home port of Halifax on Thursday, after circumnavigating the...
Finland’s PM says NATO membership is ‘very unlikely’ on her watch

Finland’s PM says NATO membership is ‘very unlikely’ on her watch

HELSINKI — Finland does not plan to join NATO in the near future but is ready to stand with its European allies and United...
Norway closes its main air base north of the Arctic Circle

Norway closes its main air base north of the Arctic Circle

Fighter jets have been stationed at Bodø since 1955 and the air base was Norway’s most important throughout the Cold War and until today. Located...
Denmark accuses Russia, China, Iran of espionage threat

Denmark accuses Russia, China, Iran of espionage threat

COPENHAGEN — Denmark warned on Thursday of a rising espionage threat from Russia, China, Iran and others, including in the Arctic. The Danish Security and...
Sweden’s defense strategy would be in tatters if Russian demands were met, says military chief

Sweden’s defense strategy would be in tatters if Russian demands were...

STOCKHOLM — Sweden's security strategy would be entirely undermined if NATO agreed to refrain from expanding further and curb some of its activity in...
The new US 5-year Arctic research plan aims to address social and community issues

The new US 5-year Arctic research plan aims to address social...

A new five-year U.S. Arctic research plan focuses on community and social needs, a pivot from a past emphasis on pure environmental science. The plan...
Anchorage will be home to the new US Arctic security center

Anchorage will be home to the new US Arctic security center

The new Ted Stevens Center for Arctic Security Studies will be located in Anchorage, Alaska, the U.S. Department of Defense announced on Wednesday. A location...
Norway takes delivery of Boeing P-8 submarine-hunter aircraft

Norway takes delivery of Boeing P-8 submarine-hunter aircraft

SEATTLE — Norway took delivery on Thursday of the first of five Boeing P-8 maritime patrol aircraft, central to the NATO country's ability to...
Russia complains of Norwegian navy’s visit to Svalbard

Russia complains of Norwegian navy’s visit to Svalbard

A recent visit by a Royal Norwegian Navy ship to Svalbard is the latest step by Oslo in a series of successive actions to...
Russia flies two strategic bombers near Alaska

Russia flies two strategic bombers near Alaska

MOSCOW — Two Russian Tu-95 strategic bombers made a scheduled, 10-hour flight over neutral waters near Alaska, Russia's defense ministry said on Friday, a...