Putin proposed to turn the Arctic into the territory of peace
President Vladimir Putin sent a welcoming telegram to participants and guests of the 5th International Arctic Forum "The Arctic: Territory of Dialogue". It is reported on the website of the Kremlin.
He noted that the forum brought together those who were involved in solving important issues related to the development of the Arctic, preserving its unique nature and traditions of the peoples living here.
«Russia seeks to strengthen cooperation with the states of the Arctic region. Only together we can turn the Arctic into a territory of peace, stability and partnership», — Putin said and wished the participants successful and fruitful work.