Atle Staalesen

The Mayor of the Norwegian border town located few kilometers from Russia highlighted unity against totalitarianism and fight for freedom in his speech on Liberation and Veterans Day.
May 08, 2024
As sea-ice in the northern parts of the Barents Sea retreats, the Norwegian oil company AkerBP sends a drilling rig to 73° North.
May 08, 2024
The exit of Russian ore from the European market spurs a growing demand for companies such as Sydvaranger, GRANGEX leader Christer Lindquist argues. His company now takes over of the Norwegian mines located only few hundred meters from Russia.
May 06, 2024
Companies and ships engaged in supplies of components to Novatek's project Arctic LNG 2 are added to the U.S sanctions list.
May 02, 2024
The Viktor Chernomyrdin for the first time sails into the thick sea-ice of the Yenisey Bay.
May 02, 2024
The VOIN ("Soldier") training center will prepare Russian teenagers for service in the Armed Forces.
May 02, 2024
Although all members of NATO, the five Nordic countries will continue to strengthen their joint NORDEFCO military cooperation.
April 30, 2024
The major Belarus seaport terminal projected built on the shores of the Kola Bay might be among Minsk’s biggest ever investment projects abroad. It will be managed by a Belarus businessman recently released from jail and a shell corporation apparently linked to the Lukashenko family.
April 26, 2024
In a manifestation of Nordic NATO unity, more than 200 vehicles and 300 containers are sent from the USA to Narvik and further to an allied exercise in Finland.
April 24, 2024
New churches are to be built at the heavily militarised Arctic archipelago. They will serve Russia’s 12th Main Directorate, the organisation responsible for nuclear munitions.
April 23, 2024