Isen smelter og nye sjøruter åpner. Samtidig øker spionasjen i nordområdene til nivåene fra den kalde krigen, melder Associated Press fra Oslo:
As climate change eats away at the sea ice covering the North Pole, Arctic nations are fishing for secrets in East-West spy games echoing Cold War rivalries. The military dimension remains important, but this time there's an economic aspect, too: getting a leg up in the competition for potential oil and gas resources, along with newly accessible shipping lanes and fishing waters.
Les mer her.