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2022/09/02 | Voice of America

Biden to Name Arctic Ambassador as China Eyes Region

The United States and Nordic nations are growing wary of the risks of China's expanding influence in the Arctic. China considers itself a “near-Arctic state.”

2020/09/10 | Will Peyton

What Is China’s Polar Strategy?

The central question surrounding the Xuelong 2 seems to be whether it is an innocuous display of China’s soft power or signals geopolitical storms to come.

2017/01/03 | Jichang Lulu

China, Greenland and Competition for the Arctic

As China’s presence in Greenland crystallizes, attempts to gain influence beyond just mining permits should naturally become more frequent.