Norway Gets the Go Ahead to Drill Into the Arctic

An Oslo court has approved Norway's plans to drill for oil in the Arctic, despite arguments put forward by environmental groups. The court's ruling goes against the country's plans to go green, as well as the Paris Agreement.[Full Text]

2018-01-18

Russian Navy Has Fired Hundreds of Rockets in Northern Fleet's Arctic Drills

January 04, 2018 BY DAMIEN SHARKOVRussia’s navy in the north carried out more than 200 practice launches of missiles and rockets within the last yea

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2018-01-18

Defense Minister Shoigu sums up a year of Arctic buildup

No country has ever carried out such extensive projects in the high north, the Russian military leader says in a recap of 2017.[Full Text]

2018-01-18

Advancing Implementation of the National Strategy for the Arctic Region

Summary: Today, the White House released two reports focused on the Arctic Region: the 2015 Implementation Progress Report and 2016 Implementation Fra

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2016-03-21

Demystifying The EU In The Arctic

by Timo Koivurova The time has come for Arctic states to try to understand the European Union and acknowledge its investments in research, development

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2016-03-13

To Ease the South China Sea Dispute, Look to the Arctic

by Grace Chua In climate, history, and culture, the South China Sea could not be more different from the North and South Poles. Geopolitically, though

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2016-03-13

U.S.-Canada Joint Statement on Climate, Energy, and Arctic Leadership

President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau share a common vision of a prosperous and sustainable North American economy, and the opportu

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2016-03-13

Russia's Arctic illusions

U.S. chairmanship in the Arctic Council will receive a needed boost from the upcoming conference in Anchorage, which President Barack Obama is due to

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2016-01-11

Top Five U.S. Policy Priorities for the Arctic in 2016

By Luke Coffey, Daniel Kochis and Brian Slattery 2016 will be an important and challenging year for the Arctic region. It marks the final year of the

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2016-01-11

Arctic policies: Statements of intent

Italy and Poland are not new to the Arctic. A clear understanding of what they hope to get out of being there is December 23, 2015 - 4:29pm - By Kevi

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2015-12-28