Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Politics & GovernmentPolitics · 3 weeks ago

Why would Russia want to annex Svalbard, they already have vast amounts of arctic territory?

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  • 3 weeks ago
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    strategic position. would enable anti-missile system against over the north pole attacks

  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    Russia wants to reestablish its U.S.S.R. (CCCP)

    it needs to start small.

  • RockIt
    Lv 7
    3 weeks ago

    Power always wants more power.

  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    It's all about pain and retribution. 

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  • 3 weeks ago

    Well, for one thing, there's that big seed depository there. Besides, in another decade or two it'll be a tropical resort paradise!

  • Anonymous
    3 weeks ago

    America trying to buy Greenland has forced their hand.

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