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Interview With Japan's Arctic Ambassador
March 08, 2017
Interview With Japan's Arctic Ambassador
Kazuko Shiraishi on Japan's approach to the Arctic region.
Interview With Japan's Arctic Ambassador
China’s Emerging Arctic Policy
December 14, 2016
China’s Emerging Arctic Policy
China has a clear (though as yet unwritten) strategy for the Arctic.
China’s Emerging Arctic Policy
How Asian Countries Are Making Their Way Into the Arctic
October 29, 2016
How Asian Countries Are Making Their Way Into the Arctic
Scientific research provides a doorway for Asian countries to pursue their interests in the Arctic.
How Asian Countries Are Making Their Way Into the Arctic
China’s Arctic Strategy: The Geopolitics of Energy Security
December 16, 2015
China’s Arctic Strategy: The Geopolitics of Energy Security
Insights from Øystein Tunsjø
China’s Arctic Strategy: The Geopolitics of Energy Security
Why Did China Opt Out of the Arctic Climate Change Statement?
September 01, 2015
Why Did China Opt Out of the Arctic Climate Change Statement?
China's decision sends a worrying signal that U.S.-China tensions will impact climate change negotiations.
Why Did China Opt Out of the Arctic Climate Change Statement?
Meet the Russian Politician Who Thinks That 'Tanks Don't Need Visas'
May 27, 2015
Meet the Russian Politician Who Thinks That 'Tanks Don't Need Visas'
Dmitry Rogozin believes in speaking loudly and carrying a big stick.
Meet the Russian Politician Who Thinks That 'Tanks Don't Need Visas'
Russian Sanctions, China, and the Arctic
January 03, 2015
Russian Sanctions, China, and the Arctic
Russia’s souring relations with the West have given China an Arctic opening.
Russian Sanctions, China, and the Arctic
A Russian Perspective on China’s Arctic Role
September 27, 2014
A Russian Perspective on China’s Arctic Role
Russia’s need for new partners is opening the door for China in the Arctic.
A Russian Perspective on China’s Arctic Role
Beijing’s Arctic Play: Just the Tip of the Iceberg
April 05, 2014
Beijing’s Arctic Play: Just the Tip of the Iceberg
China has clearly signaled that it has a strong interest in the Arctic region.
Beijing’s Arctic Play: Just the Tip of the Iceberg
Japan, Korea, Singapore and the Arctic Sea Lanes
March 24, 2014
Japan, Korea, Singapore and the Arctic Sea Lanes
All three countries have their eye on the potential of the Arctic and the Northern Sea Route.
Japan, Korea, Singapore and the Arctic Sea Lanes
Asian Giants Look to the Arctic
February 26, 2014
Asian Giants Look to the Arctic
India and China are in a race to build a presence in the energy-rich Arctic region.
Asian Giants Look to the Arctic
China Sees Arctic Race Heating Up
February 21, 2014
China Sees Arctic Race Heating Up
After the US announced a new Arctic ambassadorship, Chinese media reaffirmed Beijing's interests in the region.
China Sees Arctic Race Heating Up
Japan and Russia: Arctic Friends
February 01, 2014
Japan and Russia: Arctic Friends
Increasingly close ties offer both countries potential benefits in the Arctic and elsewhere.
Japan and Russia: Arctic Friends
Did Canada Just Claim the North Pole?
December 17, 2013
Did Canada Just Claim the North Pole?
Canada submitted a science-based claim to a large swathe of the Arctic seabed, including the North Pole.
Did Canada Just Claim the North Pole?
Militarization of the Arctic Heats Up, Russia Takes the Lead
December 06, 2013
Militarization of the Arctic Heats Up, Russia Takes the Lead
Arctic states have begun rebuilding their military forces and capabilities in order to operate in the region.
Militarization of the Arctic Heats Up, Russia Takes the Lead
Understanding China’s Arctic Policies
November 14, 2013
Understanding China’s Arctic Policies
China is playing a prudent long game in the region, with economics the driving factor.
Understanding China’s Arctic Policies
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