Lavrov sees Norway as possible bridge builder between Russia and NATO

Lavrov sees Norway as possible bridge builder between Russia and NATO

Lavrov had bilateral talks with his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Søreide as they both were in Kirkenes to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the...
Finland will put climate first in its next Arctic policy

Finland will put climate first in its next Arctic policy

Finland has said that the next iteration of its Arctic policy will take a long-term perspective on the region by pushing for economic development...
New Senate legislation would require a greater U.S. Navy presence in the Arctic, more collaboration with Coast Guard

New Senate legislation would require a greater U.S. Navy presence in...

A new bill introduced last week in the U.S. Senate would require the Navy to have a greater presence in the Arctic, in collaboration...
U.S. Coast Guard chief optimistic about icebreaker ship funding

U.S. Coast Guard chief optimistic about icebreaker ship funding

WASHINGTON — The United States may soon get funding for a new heavy icebreaker ship, the head of the U.S. Coast Guard said on...
New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic development

New satellite images show the speed and extent of Russia’s Arctic...

Russia continues to pursue its security and economic interests above the Arctic Circle and new satellite imagery collected by High North News shows the...
The Coast Guard is launching small satellites for Arctic search and rescue

The Coast Guard is launching small satellites for Arctic search and...

Ice melt is opening the Arctic up to new maritime activity, from shipping routes to tourism. Yet only a small fraction of the region —...
‘America’s got to up its game in the Arctic,’ says Defense Secretary Mattis

‘America’s got to up its game in the Arctic,’ says Defense...

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska — The United States needs to "up its game" in the Arctic and deal with an increasingly important and...
China is mixing military and science in its Arctic push, says a new Danish intelligence report

China is mixing military and science in its Arctic push, says...

COPENHAGEN — China's military is increasingly using scientific research in the Arctic as a way into the region, a Danish intelligence service said on...
German forces land in Norway for major NATO exercises

German forces land in Norway for major NATO exercises

FREDRIKSTAD, Norway — German troops and vehicles arrived in Norway on Friday for the largest exercise on NATO's northern flank since the Cold War...
Growing security concerns make the Arctic loom larger in Washington

Growing security concerns make the Arctic loom larger in Washington

Concerns over a shifting security situation could finally be earning the Arctic more attention among Washington insiders, if a series of recent congressional hearings...