A Canadian Armed Forces annual Arctic exercise is underway in Nunavut

A Canadian Armed Forces annual Arctic exercise is underway in Nunavut

The Canadian Armed Forces is training in and around several Nunavut communities for the rest of this month as part of Operation Nanook-Nunakput. Military exercises...
Nordic states to deepen security cooperation amid Russian aggression

Nordic states to deepen security cooperation amid Russian aggression

OSLO — The five Nordic states say they want to cooperate even more closely on security and defense issues in the future, spurred on...
A new U.S. Arctic security studies center opens in Anchorage

A new U.S. Arctic security studies center opens in Anchorage

The latest security studies center of the U.S. Defense Department, with a focus on the Arctic, has officially opened its doors. The Ted Stevens Center...
Biden signs documents of U.S. support for Sweden, Finland to join NATO

Biden signs documents of U.S. support for Sweden, Finland to join...

WASHINGTON — U.S. President Joe Biden on Tuesday signed documents endorsing Finland and Sweden's accession to NATO, the most significant expansion of the military...
A sweeping US Senate bill aims to address key Arctic issues

A sweeping US Senate bill aims to address key Arctic issues

A broad bill covering national security, shipping, research, and trade in the Arctic that sharply rebukes Russia’s dominance on some issues was introduced in...
With eye on Russia, U.S. Senate backs Finland and Sweden joining NATO

With eye on Russia, U.S. Senate backs Finland and Sweden joining...

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate approved on Wednesday Finland and Sweden's accession to NATO, the most significant expansion of the 30-member alliance since the...
Italy’s lower house backs NATO membership for Finland and Sweden

Italy’s lower house backs NATO membership for Finland and Sweden

ROME — Italy's Chamber of Deputies approved a bill on Tuesday to ratify the accession of Finland and Sweden to NATO in a vote...
Boreal forest war games spotlight the Arctic’s changing security architecture

Boreal forest war games spotlight the Arctic’s changing security architecture

Vladimir Putin said he wanted a stop to the expansion of NATO, but with Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, instead one can now witness a...
On Navy Day, Putin reiterates Arctic ambitions, calls US main threat to Russia

On Navy Day, Putin reiterates Arctic ambitions, calls US main threat...

ST. PETERSBURG — President Vladimir Putin on Sunday signed a new naval doctrine which cast the United States as Russia's main rival and set...
2 Russian Arctic governors are on the UK’s latest sanction list

2 Russian Arctic governors are on the UK’s latest sanction list

Following their support to warriors and secessionists in Russian-occupied Ukraine, the governors of the far northern regions of Komi and Yamal-Nenets have been put...