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Vladimir Barbin: Russia continues to cooperate with other countries in the Arctic
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Vladimir Barbin: Russia continues to cooperate with other countries in the Arctic

Russia continues to cooperate with other countries in the Arctic despite the complicated situation in the world, Ambassador at Large with the Russian Foreign Ministry and Senior Official of Russia at the Arctic Council Vladimir Barbin told a news conference dedicated to the Polar Explorer's Day.

"The main objectives addressed by Russian foreign policy in the Arctic are intended to keep the region as one of peace and cooperation. Despite the difficult international situation, we have managed to preserve cooperation in the Arctic," he said.