Ex-Atomflot director to head Russia’s new Northern Sea Route Directorate

Vyacheslav Ruksha, the strongman from Murmansk, gets key position in developing Russia’s Arctic infrastructure. Rosatom, Russia’s nuclear corporation, appoints its

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Russian Supreme Court upholds FSB ban on Barents Observer Editor Thomas Nilsen

Eye on the Arctic editor’s note: The Independent Barents Observer is part of the Eye on the Arctic circumpolar news partnership.

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