Russia's Arctic military build-up is real, and you can see it from space

For centuries, sea ice and forbidding conditions made Russia’s north coast all but impassable to foreigners. The Russian Empire worried…

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Rhetorical or real, Russian expansionism threatens the Arctic

In October 1987, Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev declared, “The Soviet Union is in favor of a radical lowering of the level of military confrontation in the region. Let the North of…Continue Reading →