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Arctic states up in arms over China's rising interference

Beijing News 27 Oct 2021
Rune Rautio, an expert on the Arctic and China at Norwegian consultancy Akvaplan Niva, said. "China is very interested in the Arctic ... In a report, North American and Arctic Defence and Security Network said ... Due to climate change, the frozen parts of the Arctic have opened up, which now can facilitate mining natural resources and navigation of ships.
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EU's vision in Arctic

Korea Times 26 Oct 2021
The Green Deal and the EU's new approach to fostering a sustainable blue economy are at the heart of the Union's Arctic strategy ... Already, receding Arctic ice is opening up shipping routes and easing access to oil, gas, and minerals ― some of which serve as key inputs to help meet the world's growing demand for innovative technology products.
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How a Russian port town is cashing in on climate change

Straits Times 26 Oct 2021
But in Pevek, a small port town on the Arctic Ocean in Russia's Far North capitalising on a boom in Arctic shipping, the warming climate is seen as a barely mitigated bonanza ... Perhaps the most profound of these is the prospect, as early as next year, of year-round Arctic shipping ...
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Arctic Council Sustainable Development Working Group to meet in Moscow

Eagle-Tribune 26 Oct 2021
... peoples,Development of an Arctic food innovation cluster,Remote energy systems,Use of hydrogen energy in the Arctic,Solid waste management in Arctic communities,Preschool and school education,Gender equality,Shipping,A project for an international mammoth center in Yakutia.
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Wreck of Nazi spy-hunting ship discovered in the Arctic

TheNewsHOOK 26 Oct 2021
Wreck of Nazi spy-hunting ship discovered in the Arctic ....
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Climate change will bring global tension, US intelligence report says

Business Ghana 25 Oct 2021
Climate change will lead to growing international tensions, the US intelligence community has warned in a bleak assessment ... Poorer countries ... The Arctic is likely to be one, as it becomes more accessible because of reducing ice. That may open new shipping routes and access to fish stocks but also create risks of miscalculation as militaries move in ... .
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Seattle-based Coast Guard cutter's journey through the Arctic: No 'ice liberty' in changing waters

Union Leader 23 Oct 2021
They call it "ice liberty," a tradition during the Coast Guard's maritime missions in Arctic waters ... The vessel is deep into a marathon voyage that began July 10 as the 420-foot ship pulled away from its berth at the Coast Guard base in downtown Seattle and traveled into Arctic waters off Alaska ... Arctic shipwreck found.
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In pictures: Royal Navy photographic competition 2021

The Times/The Sunday Times 23 Oct 2021
HMS Queen Elizabeth departs the bright lights of Portsmouth ... ROYAL NAVY. Sponsored ... ROYAL NAVY ... The ice patrol ship HMS Protector carries out ice ramming trials in the Arctic Circle. ROYAL NAVY. Richard Browning, the founder of Gravity, demonstrates how his jet flight suit can be used to board a ship. ROYAL NAVY ... ROYAL NAVY ... ROYAL NAVY ... ROYAL NAVY ... .
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The geopolitics of the Arctic: What it means for the EU, Russia and India

Hindustan Times 21 Oct 2021
Cooperation on researching the melting permafrost in the Arctic region can bring together the EU, Russia and India ... India and the Arctic ... Russia is notably laying submarine cables in the Arctic under the Polar Express project and has the largest number of nuclear-powered heavy icebreaker ships.
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Pole to Pole Meet at Harwich International

The Maritime Executive 21 Oct 2021
The ship is named after one of the most famous polar vessels of all time, the ... Having the RSS Sir David Attenborough in port at the same time provides a nice moment of symmetry – one regular Arctic visitor and one ship about to sail on its first voyage to the Antarctic.
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The EU’s vision for the arctic

Taipei Times 20 Oct 2021
The arctic is changing rapidly, owing to effects of global warming, increasing competition for resources and geopolitical rivalries ... Already, receding arctic ice is opening up shipping routes and easing access to oil, gas and minerals — some of which serve as key inputs to help meet the world’s growing demand for innovative technology products.
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Coast Guard Cutter Healy’s journey through the Arctic: No ‘ice liberty’ in changing waters

Stars and Stripes 20 Oct 2021
(Tribune News Service) — They call it "ice liberty," a tradition during the Coast Guard's maritime missions in Arctic waters ... The vessel is deep into a marathon voyage that began July 10 as the 420-foot ship pulled away from its berth at the Coast Guard base in downtown Seattle and traveled into Arctic waters off Alaska.
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Legendary U.S. Ship Presumably Found off the Canadian Coast After Decades of Searching

Journal Online 20 Oct 2021
This comes after almost two decades of searching for the missing military ship that served in both World Wars ... The plan was to turn the ship into a floating museum and restaurant ... The steam and sail-powered ship was then used as a Revenue Cutter where it patrolled the Arctic for 41 years.
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Seattle-based Coast Guard cutter’s journey through the Arctic: No ‘ice liberty’ in changing waters

The Seattle Times 20 Oct 2021
Retreating ice in the Arctic has made travel easier for the U.S. Coast Guard's Healy, an icebreaking ship. The Seattle-based cutter is deep into a mission that included a transit through the Northwest Passage, with a rotating cast of scientists ... .
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Nunavut companies to ship plastic water bottles to Southern Canada for recycling

North Shore News 19 Oct 2021
A partnership between Nunavut Sealink and Supply, Baffinland Iron Mines, Arctic Co-operatives and the Qikiqtaaluk Corporation aims to ship the used bottles to recycling facilities in Southern Canada ... Arctic Co-operatives already has an aluminum can recycling program with several ...
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