Atle Staalesen

The Audax and Pugnax on the 27th of February sailed into the Kola Bay towards Novatek's LNG construction plant.
February 27, 2024
War and aggression has left regional cooperation with Russia in tatters. The Norwegian government nonetheless continues to nurture hope for a Russian return
February 27, 2024
"Hello, this is Olesia Krivtsova from the Barents Observer calling. Can you comment on why they do not release the body of Navalny to his mother?" the reporter asked Russia's top national security chief.
February 24, 2024
Amid mounting threats from Moscow, the Norwegian Prime Minister underlines that he sees no immediate Russian threats against Norway. At the same time, he announces new and historic investments in national defense.
February 22, 2024
The vessel that was built as logistical hub for Novatek's Arctic LNG operations is haunted by international sanctions and project delays.
February 20, 2024
Russian prison services on Friday reported that the opposition politician died in the remote Arctic prison camp of Kharp.
February 16, 2024
Roman Fyodorov headed the 200th Motorised Rifle Brigade in Pechenga before he recently took over the command of the nearby 61st Naval Infantry Brigade in Sputnik. In late 2023, he was awarded the order Hero of Russia for his participation of the onslaught on Ukraine.
February 15, 2024
"Today, our warriors are spilling blood for the sovereignty of our country and the rights of people to speak the Russian language," Yuri Trutnev said in a government commission meeting devoted to the situation on the Norwegian Arctic archipelago.
February 13, 2024
Norway has not faced such serious threats against its national security in several decades, the country's three main intelligence authorities warn in new reports. Among the key targets of malevolent foreign forces is Norwegian underwater infrastructure.
February 12, 2024
Russia's Minister of the Far East and Arctic told Spetsnaz soldiers returning from the front that their experiences will be useful in the remote region.
February 08, 2024