One of them is implementation of a programme of complex development of the Arctic territories from the Arkhangelsk Region to the Far East, as well as the islands of the North Ocean.
Four military bases have been built on the islands. Construction of an airfield and a military town has started on the Alexandra Land.
Military facilities are being erected on the Islands Kotelny, Wrangel, Sredniy, Novaya Zemlya, the Cape Schmidt, and Alakurtti settlement.
Measures for ecological purification of the Arctic have been taken. There remain 65 thousand tons of scrap metal.