Atle Staalesen

The ice became too thin and the cracks too many. This year’s Barneo North Pole base existed only 12 days.
April 26, 2018
Reporters Without Borders warns against oppression of journalists and attacks on independent media.
April 25, 2018
It will house up to 62 people and be able to move autonomously around in Arctic ice for up to two years.
April 24, 2018
Singer Vladimir Martynenko from Murmansk used to tour neighbouring Scandinavia with Russian ballades about faith and love. He was arrested and spent more than 2 years in Lefortovo after refusing to cooperate with the Federal Security Service.
April 24, 2018
Two men with close ties to the Ministry of Defence are charged with theft of almost 3 billion rubles in connection with the building of new Arctic Navy bases.
April 20, 2018
Spilled oil from one of Lukoil’s local pipelines is polluting the river of Maly Voivozh.
April 19, 2018
Russian state media regulator Roskomnadzor threatens the world’s leading technology and social media services.
April 19, 2018
Pilots from the Russian Air Force and Northern Fleet together hunted down and destroyed simulated violators of Russian Arctic airspace.
April 18, 2018
In the course of the year, more than 40 thousand tons of construction materials are planned shipped to the remote and ice-covered Russian coast.
April 17, 2018
Special forces from Chechnya constituted a key part of the troops which conducted combat training at Franz Josef Land.
April 16, 2018