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Climate change turns Arctic into strategic, economic hotspot

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Climate change turns Arctic into strategic, economic hotspotFrom a helicopter, Greenland’s brilliant white ice and dark mountains make the desolation seem to go on forever. When U.S. President Donald Trump floated the idea of buying Greenland, it was met with derision, seen as an awkward and inappropriate approach of an erstwhile ally. As melting ice opens shipping lanes and reveals incredible riches, the region is seen as a new geopolitical and economic asset, with the U.S., Russia, China and others wanting in.

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