On this week’s news round-up, we bring you some of your most read stories on Eye on the Arctic this week.
Finland-Russia relations and the effect of dropping oil prices dominated the headlines this week:
– In Russia, troops move to an Arctic base near the Finnish border
-Earlier in the week, a Yle News, Finland survey suggests the majority of Finns would support a referendum on joining NATO
-And in the Alaskan Arctic, low oil prices could cost the state billions
-While in Russia, Gazprom was in the news with a new oil licence in the Barents Sea
That’s all from us this week. We’ll be back on Monday with more stories and newsmakers from across the North!
Write to Eilís Quinn at eilis.quinn(at)cbc.ca