Man charged with murders of two Alaska Native women

Man charged with murders of two Alaska Native women

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A digital camera card containing videos of a man beating and strangling a woman in a hotel room led to the...
Panelists at Nunavut Mining Symposium want a link to Canada’s road system

Panelists at Nunavut Mining Symposium want a link to Canada’s road...

At the Nunavut Mining Symposium in Iqaluit, you don’t have to look far to find supporters of a road linking Nunavut to the Northwest...
Why Russia is likely to remain cooperative in the Arctic

Why Russia is likely to remain cooperative in the Arctic

Sometimes there is much solace in cool analysis. Listen to this: Russia is likely to continue as an active and willing partner in the...
Copenhagen is ignoring Russian, Chinese activity in the Arctic, lawmakers warn

Copenhagen is ignoring Russian, Chinese activity in the Arctic, lawmakers warn

Members of the Danish national assembly have roundly criticised the government for failing to pay sufficient attention to threats to stability in the region...
Denmark’s new military spending plan doesn’t boost forces in the Arctic

Denmark’s new military spending plan doesn’t boost forces in the Arctic

Greenland and the Arctic are set to remain a defense priority for Copenhagen — but not to see additional military funding. A Danish government proposal to...
Trump proposes cuts to US missile defense budget

Trump proposes cuts to US missile defense budget

WASHINGTON — Just when it looks as though North Korean leader Kim Jong Un may restart his ballistic missile testing program, U.S. President Donald...
In a new report, Britain reconsiders its Arctic military capabilities

In a new report, Britain reconsiders its Arctic military capabilities

To understand the British House of Commons report, released earlier this month, expressing concern about that country’s capabilities to conduct military operations in the...
With warming Arctic, Russian navy gets larger areas to patrol

With warming Arctic, Russian navy gets larger areas to patrol

Eight vessels from Russia's Northern Fleet vessels set sail from the fleet’s main base in Severomorsk on the Kola Peninsula Wednesday heading northeast on...
Pilots again warned of GPS jamming in Norway’s border region to Russia

Pilots again warned of GPS jamming in Norway’s border region to...

Aircraft traveling to and from the Kirkenes airport could be affected by the GPS signal jamming. (Thomas Nilsen / The Independent...
Russian navy announces comprehensive naval exercises off Northern Norway

Russian navy announces comprehensive naval exercises off Northern Norway

A group of Northern Fleet warships is sailing north for live-fire exercises in the Norwegian Sea near the Arctic Circle, and NATO has deployed extra...