Canada’s Foreign Minister Stéphane Dion recently announced that Canada would seek closer
relations with Russia, despite tensions over its actions in Ukraine. In his
speech at the Ottawa Forum 2016, Dion specifically mentioned the Arctic as a
region – and an issue – where Canada could benefit by re-engaging with Russia.
But does Dion’s plan to re-connect with Russia have legs?
On the heels of his comments, we asked
two of Canada’s leading Arctic experts — University of Calgary’s … …read more