The Arctic has become “an arena of global power and competition”, according to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Xinhua
The Arctic has become “an arena of global power and competition”, according to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Xinhua

Could the Arctic chill US-China relations still further?

  • US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warns against Beijing’s ‘aggressive behaviour’ in polar region
  • But observers say the US is overestimating the threat from China, which is more interested in scientific research than military matters

The Arctic has become “an arena of global power and competition”, according to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Xinhua
The Arctic has become “an arena of global power and competition”, according to US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Photo: Xinhua
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