At Opposite Poles: Canada’s and Norway’s approaches to security in the Arctic

  title={At Opposite Poles: Canada’s and Norway’s approaches to security in the Arctic},
  author={Andreas {\O}sthagen and Gregory Levi Sharp and Paal Sigurd Hilde},
  journal={The Polar Journal},
  pages={163 - 181}
Abstract Canada and Norway are similar in many ways. They share a strong commitment to international law and humanitarian issues, consistently rank amongst the most developed countries in the world, and have aligned themselves with the United States on security matters. They are also two of the five Arctic coastal states that have most actively engaged in northern issues over the last decade. Yet, on the issue of security in the Arctic, their interests have historically differed. This… Expand
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