Disarming Arctic Security

Russia, Nato, and Baltic vulnerability

The Pentagon is sending state-of-the-art F-22 fighter aircraft to Europe for the first time, further confirmation that NATO and Russia have locked themselves into increasingly provocative military behaviour from the Arctic Ocean to the Black Sea.

Disarming Arctic Security briefing paper: Russia, Nato, and Baltic vulnerability (pdf)

Fighter Aircraft (3): Defence at Home and Abroad

Canadian defence policy is focused on three contexts: i) defending Canada, ii) defending North America, and iii) contributing to international peace and security. Fighter aircraft are not “essential” to Canadian action in any of these contexts.

Disarming Arctic Security briefing paper (pdf)

Ernie Regehr O.C. | June 18, 2015