Feds designated Canada’s Arctic unique ‘intelligence and security issue’ in 2010: CSIS report

The federal government designated Canada’s Arctic as a unique ‘intelligence and security issue’ in 2010 as Prime Minister Stephen Harper ramped up his plans at the time to strengthen northern sovereignty claims, a federal report says.

Photograph courtesy of the PMOPrime Minister Stephen Harper, pictured on Aug. 22, 2013 in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, announcing federal government support for 'responsible' resource development in Canada's North.

By Tim Naumetz

PUBLISHED :Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 8:22 PM

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