Tuesday, April 17, 2012
The new cold war: Militaries eying Arctic resources
The new cold war: Militaries eying Arctic resources | Fox News: "YOKOSUKA, JAPAN – To the world's military leaders, the debate over climate change is long over. They are preparing for a new kind of Cold War in the Arctic, anticipating that rising temperatures there will open up a treasure trove of resources, long-dreamed-of sea lanes and a slew of potential conflicts. By Arctic standards, the region is already buzzing with military activity, and experts believe that will increase significantly in the years ahead."