Let's get nuclear weapons out of the Arctic

In a few weeks, Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon will host a meeting of foreign ministers of the five Arctic Ocean coastal states in Chelsea, Quebec. There is no shortage of topics for discussion, but chief among them should be increased security co-operation.

US Navy Photo: Chief Yeoman Alphonso Braggs
Polar bears examine a US nuclear submarine that has broken through the Arctic ice.
Michael Wallace, Steven Staples
Published: Wednesday, 03/17/2010 12:00 am EDT

In a few weeks, Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon will host a meeting of foreign ministers of the five Arctic Ocean coastal states in Chelsea, Quebec. There is no shortage of topics for discussion, but chief among them should be increased security co-operation.

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