Norway to invite more U.S. Marines, for longer and closer to Russia

Norway to invite more U.S. Marines, for longer and closer to...

OSLO — Norway will ask the United States to more than double the number of U.S. Marines stationed in the country in a move...
Canada expands its air defense identification zone to cover Arctic archipelago

Canada expands its air defense identification zone to cover Arctic archipelago

In a statement released last week, Canada announced that it has expanded its Air Defense Identification Zone to cover all of the Canadian Arctic.The...
As Greenland’s plans to build new airports gather momentum, Denmark is struggling to get on board

As Greenland’s plans to build new airports gather momentum, Denmark is...

When it comes to the future of Greenland’s economy, there are two things lawmakers in Nuuk and in Copenhagen can agree on.The first is...
Norway is worried by intensified Russian naval activity on its Arctic border

Norway is worried by intensified Russian naval activity on its Arctic...

LONDON — Russia has increased its naval activity in international waters close to Norway and its military capabilities are a growing concern, Norway's navy...
Denmark, Canada agree to settle Hans Island dispute

Denmark, Canada agree to settle Hans Island dispute

A long-standing dispute over what is essentially a large rock between Nunavut and Greenland may soon find its end after representatives from Denmark and...
Against a backdrop of shifting Arctic security, Iceland seeks a US trade deal

Against a backdrop of shifting Arctic security, Iceland seeks a US...

The United States and Iceland have a long history of bilateral agreements. In 1951, the United States agreed to provide military protection for Iceland...
Western Nunavut is set to get a new marine surveillance system

Western Nunavut is set to get a new marine surveillance system

The western Nunavut community of Cambridge Bay is among seven coastal communities in Canada that will test out a new marine information system.The system,...
Swedes told to prepare for conflict in Cold War-style booklet

Swedes told to prepare for conflict in Cold War-style booklet

STOCKHOLM — Sweden will send out instructions to its citizens next week on how to cope with an outbreak of war, as the country...
Russia-Germany gas pipeline raises intelligence concerns: U.S. official

Russia-Germany gas pipeline raises intelligence concerns: U.S. official

BERLIN — The planned Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany raises U.S. intelligence and military concerns since it would allow Moscow...
Norway isn’t happy with Gazprom-OMV asset swap deal, says energy minister

Norway isn’t happy with Gazprom-OMV asset swap deal, says energy minister

OSLO — Norway is not happy with an asset swap deal between Austria's OMV and Gazprom that would give the Russian gas giant access...