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World - International
2/24/2024 6:56:36 PM
The body of late Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been handed to his mother, more than a week after he died in an Arctic prison colony, his spokesperson said on Saturday.

World - International
2/20/2024 11:06:32 PM
The White House said Tuesday it is preparing additional “major sanctions” on Russia in response to opposition leader Alexei Navalny's death last week in an Arctic penal colony.

World - International
2/19/2024 8:28:43 PM
Alexei Navalny's widow on Monday accused President Vladimir Putin of killing her husband and vowed to continue his life's work following his death last week in a Russian Arctic prison.

World - War in Ukraine
2/19/2024 2:23:00 PM
Germany on Monday summoned the Russian ambassador over the death of opposition figure Alexei Navalny in an Arctic prison last week, a foreign ministry spokeswoman said.

World - International
2/18/2024 7:14:26 PM
Over 400 people were detained in Russia while paying tribute to opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who died at a remote Arctic penal colony, a prominent rights group reported Sunday.

World - International
7/20/2023 11:08:52 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday launched the first part of Arctic LNG 2, a massive liquified natural gas (LNG) project at Murmansk, in the Arctic.

Business - Energy
1/24/2023 9:22:34 PM
Norway on Tuesday said it plans to offer a record number of gas and oil exploration blocks in the Arctic, with environmental NGOs condemning an "aggressive" promotion of fossil fuels.

Multimedia - In Pictures
12/23/2022 5:04:06 PM

World - International
12/23/2022 12:56:37 PM
A "once-in-a-generation" winter storm with temperatures as low as -40 degrees Fahrenheit (Celsius) caused Christmas travel chaos in the United States on Thursday, with thousands of flights canceled and major highways closed.

COP27 - Climate change
10/7/2022 6:37:22 PM
US President Joe Biden's administration will announce a new Arctic strategy Friday that reflects the rising impact of climate change and increased competition in the region, senior officials said.

World - International
8/20/2022 3:45:11 PM
The first surprise, for the Finnish conscripts and officers taking part in a NATO-hosted military exercise in the Arctic this spring: the sudden roar of a U.S. Marine helicopter assault force, touching down in a field right next to the Finns' well-hidden command post.

War in Ukraine - Military
3/29/2022 8:39:34 PM
Britain is to reinforce its military presence in the Arctic in the wake of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Defence Secretary Ben Wallace said Tuesday.

World - International
1/15/2022 8:09:31 PM
Russian President Vladimir Putin has tasked his government with submitting proposals to build a railway link to the Barents Sea coast as Moscow races to develop the Arctic.

World - International
12/14/2021 10:22:50 AM
The UN on Tuesday officially recognised the 38 degrees Celsius measured in Siberia last year as a new record high for the Arctic, sounding "alarm bells" over climate change.

World - International
11/6/2021 12:34:42 PM
While conducting research in Greenland, ice scientist Twila Moon was struck this summer by what climate change has doomed Earth to lose and what could still be saved.

World - International
7/1/2021 5:37:50 PM
Arctic summer sea ice extent has decreased nearly three quarters in just 40 years as temperatures at the top of the world rise much faster than elsewhere.

World - International
4/22/2021 12:29:29 PM
As world leaders prepared to brandish their plans to fight climate change at a US-led summit on Thursday, EU scientists issued a stark reminder that the impacts of a warmer world are already here

World - International
12/29/2020 7:17:16 PM
Russian rescuers on Tuesday were continuing to search for 17 missing fishermen after their trawler capsized during a storm and sank in the freezing Barents Sea a day earlier

Life & Style - Health
10/12/2020 11:57:39 AM
'We basically achieved everything we set out to do,' the expedition's leader, Markus Rex, told The Associated Press by satellite phone as it left the polar circle last week

World - International
9/1/2020 4:16:56 PM

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