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Tuesday, 28 June 2016

Putin may find more appeal in Arctic than ex-USSR

Get out the snowboots

The eight-member Arctic Council meeting this week may only talk about environmental issues. But the region holds some $17 trln of energy resources. Canada, Denmark and Russia all claim much of it. And Putin has upped his country’s military presence. A storm may lie ahead.

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