Russian navy boosting armament on northwestern bases, satellite images show

About 50 brand new reinforced large weapons bunkers are under construction at Okolnaya Bay just north of Severomorsk, on Russia’s

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Longread – Svalbard town phasing out coal to become gateway for Russia’s Arctic tourism

For visitors, the Russian town on Norway’s Svalbard archipelago combines the contrasts of pristine Arctic beauty and Soviet style industry.

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Russian and American scientists team up to study Arctic Russia’s weakening sea ice

More than 50 oceanographic researchers are on board Russia’s polar research flagship Akademik Tryoshnikov as it makes its way towards

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Russia’s Gazprom wants to build manmade islands for Arctic drilling, but will it clean up when it’s done?

Gazprom wants to build islands on shallow Arctic waters for well drilling, but argues that it will be too difficult

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