Atle Staalesen

«They are doing massive enquiries, inspections and other kind of intimidations», says Marina Kovtun.
October 23, 2017
Governor Marina Kovtun’s former top aide is put behind bars on suspicion of serious fraud.
October 23, 2017
With the appointment of Ine Eriksen Søreide as foreign minister, all three top posts in the Norwegian cabinet are held by women.
October 20, 2017
We will seek to keep tensions low and promote good cooperation in the region, the Swedish Foreign Minister says as she takes over the chair of the Barents Euro-Arctic Council.
October 19, 2017
The Russian foreign minister accuses Norway of encroaching on Russian rights on the Arctic archipelago.
October 19, 2017
Eleven months after he was given an entry ban to Russia, Nilsen’s case against the security service ends up on the table of a judge in the Russian capital.
October 18, 2017
The merger with neighbouring Troms will not affect our work with the Barents Cooperation, says head of the Finnmark County Ragnhild Vassvik.
October 18, 2017
Oleg Sentsov made his films on the sunny lands of Crimea. This month, he was sent to a strict regime prison in Labytnangi in the Russian far north.
October 17, 2017
The oil in the Tsentralno-Olginskaya-1 field is of high quality, light and low in sulphur, the company says.
October 16, 2017
Franz Josef Land has a 20 percent increase in the number of visitors.
October 13, 2017