The Canadian Press

2015-03-17 | Russia Arctic Exercise

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The US commander of North American air defence says a massive Russian polar exercise, involving tens of thousands of troops, ships, submarines and aircraft, is intended to send a message to the world that Moscow is still a global player. US Admiral Bill Gortney, the commander of NORAD, met with Defence Minister Jason Kenney and said the message from the exercise is clear -- but what the Russians hope to accomplish beyond that remains a mystery. (The drill is being held just ahead of a large NATO Arctic exercise taking place in Norway.)

Date: 2015-03-17
Placeline: COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 13 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << what time just never certain about is what is their intent and every good at predicting countries intent but what is there in Tempe on the messaging and that's that's my my predominant concern >>