Atle Staalesen

For more than 30 hours, representatives of civil society, academia and public service read loud the 700 page report about Norwegianization of the Sámi people, Kvens/Norwegian Finns and Forest Finns.
June 02, 2023
At the same time as Moscow deployed nuclear weapons in Belarus, top delegations from Minsk arrived in the far northern and heavy militarized Kola Peninsula.
June 01, 2023
Nuclear power company Rosatom signs construction contract with the Baltic Yard in St.Petersburg.
May 30, 2023
"The justification for declaring me a "foreign agent" is ridiculous," says Georgii Chentemirov.
May 25, 2023
Chinese partners might take part in a major development of petrochemical plants in the Yamal Peninsula.
May 24, 2023
We are confronted by evil forces, leader of the mobilisation office in the north Russian region tells local town officials.
May 22, 2023
The regional leader of the north Russian Komi Republic looked like a man of divine protection as he appeared on the frontline to deliver an armoured version of the UAZ Bukhanka (break loaf).
May 22, 2023
War and sanctions notwithstanding, Russian state oilmen proceed with the development of the Vostok Oil project. It is to produce more than 100 million tons of oil per year and will be paramount for Putin to reach his much-desired ambitions for Arctic shipping.
May 19, 2023
The powerful vessel that is built for naval escorts through remote and icy waters did not sail the Northern Sea Route on its maiden voyage from St.Petersburg to the Russian Far East.
May 16, 2023
The Russian state company Trust Arktikugol organised a May 9th parade in the settlement of Pyramiden. It included a snowmobile, a car, bulldozer and excavator. And a flag of the so-called Donetsk People's Republic.
May 15, 2023