Can Russia unlock its Arctic assets?
On October 28, 2016 In Uncategorised
With global warming melting Arctic ice, Russia sees an opportunity: to resurrect the “Northern Sea Route” (Northeast Passage) between Europe and Asia and revive rundown settlements built in the days of the Soviet Union. But the challenges and costs are enormous. Kathrin Hille and the photographer Davide Monteleone travelled north for the Financial Times.