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December 17, 2019

Satellite Images Reveal New Russian Long-Range Radar in the Arctic

Featuring Jim Townsend

Source: High North News

Journalist Malte Humpert

For much of the past decade Russia has reactivated and expanded military bases and infrastructure along its northern frontier. Earlier this year High North News published a detailed account utilizing satellite imagery to highlight some of these developments and to help visualize the scale of the investments.

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  • Jim Townsend

    Adjunct Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Security Program

    James Joye Townsend Jr. is an adjunct senior fellow in the CNAS Transatlantic Security Program. After eight years as Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (DASD) for European ...