More than 50 polar bears invade Russian village, sparking government to declare state of emergency "A polar bear invasion is terrorizing Russians on a remote Arctic island with more than 50 beasts besieging one town. A state of emergency has been declared on Soviet nuclear testing archipelago Novaya Zemlya as the beasts enter the front doors of apartment blocks. Despite the siege, residents have been warned they face prosecution is they shoot the endangered species." What a Brilliant Military Tactic! Sending in trained polar bears, knowing the enemy will be prosecuted for killing an endangered animal if they kill one while fighting back! Sweet! More than 50 polar bears invade Russian village, sparking government to declare state of emergency .