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    Quote Originally Posted by Peter1469 View Post
    I think the end state is to build one or more military ports/bases to have a limited capability in the region and resource exploration kicks in.
    You are probably right. The article talks about a different kind of capability for that. You wont see big destroyers, carriers etc.. up there.. Smaller rescue and light defense ships with ability to operate in ice and with ice on them
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    Quote Originally Posted by Admiral Ackbar View Post
    You are probably right. The article talks about a different kind of capability for that. You wont see big destroyers, carriers etc.. up there.. Smaller rescue and light defense ships with ability to operate in ice and with ice on them
    Probably so. A minor effort for the Navy.
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