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Chinese Navy sailing off the coast of Alaska in the Bering Sea as Obama made his visit #Arctic http://thearctic.in/1i12SKB
Five Chinese navy ships have sailed off the coast of Alaska in the Bering Sea, as Barack Obama made the first visit by a sitting US president to the Arctic. The US confirmed that the vessels were sailing through international waters near Alaska, in
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TAI's V. Herrmann argues that the Obama admin needs to bring #Arctic oil to the climate change table in The Hill
This week, President Obama became the first sitting president to visit the American Arctic.
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Follow up on that: Obama wants to speed up the building of new icebreakers to keep up in the #Arctic US Arctic
The move is seen as an effort to stay competitive with Russia as the region becomes the latest economic battleground.
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Obama's visit to #Alaska shows the administration's commitment to the #Arctic says John Kerry #GLACIER
Federal officials have made a lot of unfulfilled promises in the past in the past about paying attention to the issues and needs of the far north, so Alaskans have a right to be skeptical about new promises, Secretary of State John Kerry said on Sunday.
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@BrookingsInst describing Russia's interest in the #Arctic as as "geopolitical." Oversimplified?
Russia certainly has important interests in the Arctic region and even higher ambitions, but its Arctic agenda has little to do with climate change. Instead, it can be best described in the old-fashioned and often quite unhel...
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No "national imperative" for polar icebreakers, says US Special Rep to the #Arctic Adm Papp US Arctic
Efforts to procure another polar icebreaker for the U.S. Coast Guard have foundered because there isn’t a national imperative, a prominent Arctic official told a panel discussing the topic on Tuesday.
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TAI's Victoria Herrmann commenting on the importance of Obama's Alaska visit on the Monocole, Sep 2nd, 19 m into ep
Sets the agenda in Asia and considers what’s been dominating the day in Europe and North America. The programme is sometimes co-hosted out of our Toronto and New York bureaux and features regular interviews with special guests both there and across the Americas, as well as experts and analysts at our studios in London.
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“The United States will never be an Arctic player like Russia” says TAI's Malte Humpert to Foreign Policy #Arctic http://thearctic.in/1LLZT2m
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TAI's Victoria Herremann & Ryan Uljua mentioned in this piece on the #icebreaker gap between Russia and the US POLITICO
In December 2011, the people of the remote and icebound city of Nome, Alaska, were running short on heating fuel. The water in the Norton Sound froze solid, blocking an emergency delivery by a Russian tanker. The U.S. Coast Guard scrambled to reroute its nearest icebreaker: the Healy, on its way to Seattle for some much needed rest. The Healy turned around and slowly broke open a path for the tanker, which reached Nome in January.
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#Statoil will be the first company to have laid a gas pipeline across the #Arctic Circle #Polared #Arcticenergy
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With today's oil price, companies will lose big money in offshore projects in the Barents Sea #Arctic #Arcticenergy
Oil companies Gazprom Neft and Eni will lose big money on their offshore projects in the Barents Sea.
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