Arctic Challenge Exercise ‘provocative’
International military drills Arctic Challenge Exercise contradict the peaceful development of the Arctic Region, the Russian Embassy in the US stated on Twitter on Monday.
Russian, Norwegian, US experts work on training courses for Arctic specialists
Experts from Russia jointly with specialists from Norway, Germany, India and the US will participate in the URSA MAJOR project, which focuses on training specialists in "smart" management of Arctic …
Russian military construction crews built almost 800 buildings in Arctic since 2013
Russian Defense Ministry’s military construction complex built about 800 building and structures in the Arctic since 2013, the Ministry disclosed Monday.
"The Defense Ministry pays special …
US, Canada agree to modernize NORAD, launch extended dialogue on Arctic
The US and Canada agreed to modernize the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), and launch an extended dialogue on Arctic, US President Joe Biden told journalists in the wake of his online …
Latest radar ready to go on combat alert in Russian Arctic
The third Rezonans-N radar capable of spotting hypersonic missiles flying at a speed of 20 times the speed of sound and stealth aircraft is ready to assume combat duty on Russia’s Novaya Zemlya …
NATO’s military buildup poses threat to Arctic security
NATO’s activities to strengthen its military infrastructure along Russia’s borders is negatively affecting the security situation in the Far North, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov …
Tatneft to consider participation in Arctic projects, but not at current prices
Projects on the Arctic shelf at current oil prices are inferior in their attractiveness to the traditional production regions of Russia, head of Tatneft Nail Maganov said in an interview with …
Russian finance minister says Arctic LNG 2 project may be financed through NWF
The Arctic LNG 2 project being implemented by Russia’s gas producer Novatek, may be financed through the National Wealth Fund, First Deputy Prime Minister, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said …
Russian minister says private companies may be allowed to develop Arctic shale
Russia's Ministry of Natural Resources supports the idea of allowing private companies to develop Arctic shale but it is now impossible to assess whether they are interested in this with current oil …
US concerned by Russia's leading position in Arctic
Russia’s leadership in the Arctic region remains a source of concern for the United States, US Coast Guard Commandant Adm. Karl Schultz said during the Aspen Security Conference.
"Russia has a …