04 august 2020

President Trump’s New Polar Strategy Is the First Step to Defending the Arctic


Joseph V. Micallef is a best-selling military history and world affairs author, and keynote speaker. Follow him on Twitter @JosephVMicallef .On June 9, 2020, the Trump administration unveiled a new national security and defense strategy for the polar regions. Titled " Memorandum on Safeguarding U.S. National Interests in the Arctic and Antarctic Regions ," the presidential memorandum is the latest sign of the administration's growing interest in polar affairs.The recognition that the U.S. needs [...]