Russian Sailing Restrictions on Northern Sea Route

Russian Sailing Restrictions on Northern Sea Route

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 8 March 2019 Russia Imposes Foreign Sailing Restrictions on Northern Sea Route The Russian authorities have announced its plan to introduce foreign sailing restrictions on the Northern Sea Route. In consequence, Moscow will be de-facto able to...
Gazprom Neft’s Expansion to the Arctic

Gazprom Neft’s Expansion to the Arctic

RUSSIA MONITOR Date: 25 December 2018 Gazprom Neft’s Expansion to the Arctic Gazprom Neft, the oil arm of Russian state-controlled group Gazprom, has recently acquired licenses in two oil-producing regions of the Arctic. In addition, the company has been granted...
Russian Policy Towards the Arctic

Russian Policy Towards the Arctic

SPECIAL REPORTS Date: 14 December 2018 Russian Policy Towards the Arctic Russia under Vladimir Putin regards the Arctic as a strategically important region whose assets may make it play a key role. From Russia’s perspective, all ongoing climate changes...
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