"Canada-US Military Cooperation in the Arctic: Bilateralism or Multilateralism?

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Canada-US Military Cooperation in the Arctic: Bilateralism or Multilateralism?
April 25, 2013

Canadian/American military cooperation in North America is hardly a new phenomenon, and it's getting a major boost in the context of expanding military capacity throughout the Arctic.  Security cooperation among Arctic neighbours is obviously to be welcomed, but a 2012 agreement does raise important policy questions.  Continue reading...


Ernie Regehr, O.C. is Senior Fellow in Arctic Security at The Simons Foundation, and Research Fellow at the Institute of Peace and Conflict Studies, Conrad Grebel University College, University of Waterloo.