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Arctic and Antarctic in modern geopolitics

The project is devoted to the actual direction of the assessment of the impact on contemporary geopolitics of climate change and related changes in the Earth's distance from the polar regions. The project is based on the provisions of the strategic importance of the polar regions for the development of modern civilization. Examines geopolitical, military, economic and other aspects of the problem.

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Relations between States within the Arctic zone in modern geopolitics

In recent years there has been a strong interest of the world community to the Arctic region. The Arctic relates to strategic regions of the world with the enormous natural potential, including mineral, energy, forest and biological resources.

29-10-2016 admin 8883 0

Russia in modern geopolitical conditions

The article describes the development and application of the Russian Federation defence capabilities in the Arctic region. A solution to the problems of interaction between Western countries and the Russian Federation in the far North.

28-10-2016 admin 4239 0

Northern pie

Away from unresolved world conflicts and escalating information war lying snow "Northern Kingdom" of the Arctic. The edge of the ice for a long time beckons a person with their mysterious depths. Historically, the Arctic had to be international. In her conquest and was attended by famous scientists from different countries. Expedition Willoughby, Frobisher, Davis, Barents, Hudson, Baffin, Bering, Ross, parry, Franklin, nordenskiöld, De long, Nansen, Andre, Pirie and Кука1 made equally significant for the planet contribution to the opening of the "Northern Kingdom".

25-10-2016 admin 1890 0

Scarier than white walkers": the officials saw the danger of contamination of the Russian Arctic

Andarkticheskiy belt of Russia is not only rich in resources and important in geopolitical terms the land, but encased in an impenetrable shell of permafrost expanse, where many thousands of years of trying to survive people. As it turned out, modernity has made this task even more difficult. Industrial enterprises spew into the atmosphere countless amounts of harmful substances, are exposed to extremely low temperatures become even more poisonous, but birds and fish have turned in most of these "terrorists", carrying out "cross-border" transfer of dangerous infections to the territory of the Russian Federation. How do I find the life, the Ministry of economic development has already begun extensive work in the fight for security of the Russian North.

05-09-2016 admin 1134 0

The growing military potential of Russia in the Arctic is part of its global strategy

The origin of the word "Arctic" is from the Greek "Arktikos" meaning "near the bear", so it is in a sense the choice of Russia, has long earned the reputation of being aggressive and unpredictable bear in international politics. Recently Russia intensifies military activity in the region, including large-scale exercises, an extensive programme of modernization and reconstruction of infrastructure. Observers, especially those representing the leading official sources of information, adhere to old ideas in the spirit of the cold war, according to which "Russian bear" is struggling for military superiority, the revision of borders and the dominance in the production of countless natural resources of the Great North.

29-08-2016 admin 1169 0

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