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Response to lark (Reply #2)

Fri Aug 16, 2019, 09:16 AM

4. Oil and Minerals

The melting of the ice makes it much easier to mine uranium and other valuable items, including and especially crude oil. Russia is very much aware of this and has expanded their mining in the previously inaccessible parts of their own sub-polar regions.

From the UK Telegraph:
However, its rich resources make it ideal for mining oil and minerals while its location in the north of the Atlantic Ocean is a highly desirable strategic military position.

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