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Luxery ship enters Bering Strait, starts cruise on Russia’s Northern Sea Route Russia 5mos
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Ship engineers confirm «significant damage» to wrecked special purpose submarine «Losharik» 5mos
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One of Russia’s richest men mulls big investments in Arctic coal and infrastructure Russia 5mos
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UPDATED: Locals say evacuation of nuclear testing area Nyonoksa is cancelled 5mos
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“Nothing taboo” in upcoming talks with Russia’s Putin, Finnish President Niinistö says Russia Finland 5mos
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Testing weapons with radiation source near populated areas a 'serious concern' 5mos
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On This Day: The Kursk submarine disaster 5mos
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Russia’s floating nuclear power plant worries Alaskans Russia 5mos
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Hear Indigenous language speakers from around the globe through Google Earth 5mos
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Russian fighter jets, strategic bombers move along Norwegian coast Russia Norway 5mos
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Latest: Rosatom says five employees killed in blast while testing isotope and liquid propellant... Russia 5mos
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Nuclear fuel carrier “Serebryanka” remains inside closed-off waters near missile explosion site 5mos
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Casualties after missile engine explosion near Severodvinsk 5mos
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Kremlin’s prophesy for the Northern Sea Route is keeping Moscow officials busy Russia 5mos
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Floating dock for nuclear icebreakers to be built in Crimea 5mos
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Russia deploys missile system 70 km from Norway’s Vardø radar Russia Norway 5mos
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Russian navy to hold live-fire exercise off Northern Norway Russia Norway 5mos
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Weapons arrive to Russia’s new Arctic garrison Russia 5mos
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July border crossings up 8% Norway 5mos
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Electric cars sale grows most in Norway’s northernmost county Norway 5mos
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Russian navy group, nuclear sub, sail north along coast of Norway Russia Norway 5mos
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Finland tightens visa rules for Russians Finland 5mos
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Ships to sail down great Siberian river, deliver grain to Japan via Arctic route Japan 5mos
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First battalion of new missile system now operational in Northern Fleet 5mos
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21 million Russians live in poverty, official data says Russia 5mos
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Russia’s biggest oil company announces more offshore Arctic drilling Russia 5mos
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«Submariners could have been saved» Russia 5mos
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Russia’s visa reform could make St. Petersburg trips easier and cheaper Russia 5mos
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Walt Disney Animation Studios to release Saami-language version of “Frozen 2” 5mos
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Big supplies on its way to Arctic military bases Russia 5mos
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Rune set to attend Northern Fleet's weapons parade Russia Norway 5mos
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Finnish Border Guard’s camera catches bear killing moose near Russia Russia Finland 5mos
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Russian Arctic town explores new way to North Pole Russia Poland 5mos
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Rosatomflot announces tender for additional two nuclear-powered icebreakers 5mos
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Arctic summer 2019: record-beating heat, dramatic ice loss and raging wildfires 5mos
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Russian navy orders additional two Yasen-M submarines Russia 5mos
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Rovaniemi most lucrative Finnish city for residential investment Finland 5mos
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Rosneft gives oil barrel-looking toys to zoo polar bears 5mos
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Russia establishes new Arctic air squadron to protect its Northern Sea Route Russia Finland Norway 5mos
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New Arctic anti-aircraft missiles tested at Novaya Zemlya 5mos
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Time schedules and budgets crushed, but still no icebreaking for Russia’s new Arctic vessel Russia 5mos
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Protests in Shiyes: How a Garbage Dump Galvanized Russia’s Civil Society Russia 6mos
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«We want to change the course of history,» says Northern Sea Route operator Russia 6mos
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Helsinki-Tallinn tunnel deal set to be inked with Chinese construction company China Finland Estonia 6mos
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Arctic’s biggest air-polluter distributes $3,7 billion in 2018 cash dividends to owners 6mos
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ROV checks radiation at deep-sea sub wreak near Bear Island Russia Norway 6mos
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Quiet in Norwegian Arctic port as reloading of Russian LNG comes to end Russia Norway 6mos
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Floating nuclear power plant will be key element on Northern Sea Route, says Rosatom Russia 6mos
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Chinese oil drillers are back in Russian Arctic China Russia 6mos
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