Russia’s Arctic Ambitions
Moscow's security efforts have historically focused on its western front, but it's increasingly concerned about the east.
The Russian government is reigniting its push into the Arctic. Despite the challenging global economic environment, the Kremlin plans to build at least five new icebreakers, which, according to Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, will be used to further develop the Northern Sea Route across Russia’s Arctic coast. On Monday, Russia announced that it had started […]