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Putin Visits Main Base of Russian Northern Fleet as Part of Navy Day Celebrations
July 28, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin visited Sunday the main base of the Russian Northern Fleet in the city of Severomorsk in the Murmansk Region, where he laid wreaths at the monument to Defenders of...
China Explores Arctic Ocean to Develop Its Resources
July 28, 2014
Chinese scientists are seeking the possibility for mineral resources extraction in the Arctic Ocean, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Geography at Lomonosov Moscow State University Sergei Dobrolyubov...
Rosneft to Study Arctic’s Fauna to Protect it During Oil Exploration
July 28, 2014
Russia’s largest oil producer Rosneft will monitor marine fauna in the Northern Sea Route in 2014 in a bid to preserve marine life during oil exploration, the company’s press release says.“The...
US Begins to Recognize Arctic Responsibilities
July 28, 2014
The United States is only beginning to recognize its responsibilities as an Arctic nation, and must accept the responsibilities for US sovereign claims to waters off the Arctic, US Coast Guard Vice...
Russian experts to study polar bears near Arctic oilfields
July 10, 2014
The Arctic Science Center in St. Petersburg has announced a tender to study polar bears near still undeveloped hydrocarbon deposits on the Russian Arctic shelf. In all, this project will cost over 12...
Emergencies Ministry to build seven more Arctic centers
July 10, 2014
The Russian Ministry of Civil Defense, Emergencies and Disaster Relief plans to build additional seven Arctic centers, like the one opened in the Vologda Region on Saturday, Emergencies Minister...
Russian Government to submit proposals on a state program of joint Arctic research with foreign scientists
July 4, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin has given instructions to the Russian Government to submit by March 2015 proposals on a state program of comprehensive research in the Arctic and Antarctic in...
Putin instructs the Government to preserve Arctic wildlife
July 4, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin has given instructions to devise a plan to preserve Arctic biosphere by October 1. The plan is to include additional measures to prevent oil spills during loading and...
Nuclear icebreaker heads for the North Pole with tourists
June 27, 2014
The Russian nuclear icebreaker, 50 Let Pobedy, left Murmansk for the central Arctic Regions with this year’s first group of tourists, mostly foreigners, on board. Arctic tours on nuclear icebreakers...
Arctic Can Remain Zone of Peace, or Conflict - Former Ambassador
June 26, 2014
The Arctic can continue to be a zone of peace, as suggested by Vladimir Putin, or Arctic cooperation can become a casualty of current international conflicts, former ambassador to Georgia and Belarus...