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The Arctic: Militarization, collusion and contention and resistance (4 articles)

• Trudeau government moves to militarize the Arctic 

• Northwest Passage dispute

• The Inuit and the struggle for an Arctic Zone of Peace

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• The Arctic –  An overview

• Arctic Council and the military issue
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Militarization of the Arctic – Canada: Battle line in East-West conflict


(June 3, 2009) – REFERRING to newly released documents, though not revealing what they were, a major Canadian press wire service reported on May 26 that the government plans to acquire a “family” of aerial drones over the next decade.[1] Continue reading

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NATO’s, Pentagon’s new strategic battleground: The Arctic

In this Aug. 24, 2009 picture provided by the US Coast Guard, the US Coast Guard Cutter Healy breaks ice ahead of the Canadian Coast Guard Ship Louis S. St-Laurent in the Arctic Ocean. The two ships are taking part in a multi-year, multi-agency Arctic survey to define the Arctic continental shelf.

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