Atle Staalesen

The Kyuchus field will be one of Russia's biggest gold mining projects. Its development includes the building of a nuclear power station.
October 10, 2021
Among the new names on the quickly expanding list is a former newspaper editor from the north Russian region of Komi.
October 10, 2021
Chief Editor of Novaya Gazeta Dmitry Muratov gets the award for his defence of free, independent and fact-based journalism. He and Maria Ressa represents all journalists who stand up for democracy and freedom of the press, the Norwegian Nobel Committee underlines.
October 08, 2021
The Kremlin triumphs as Russian natural gas is sold in the European market at record-high prices. A top Russian energy leader tells President Putin that the European energy shift is bringing the continent to "a kind of stone age."
October 07, 2021
Twenty years after the Ranger Regiment in far northern Kiruna was disbanded, the Swedish government considers a reopening.
October 06, 2021
The extraordinary military mission to guard the border to Sweden and Finland comes to end after more than 18 months of stringent travel restrictions.
October 06, 2021
The Governor of Murmansk rages after local legislators turned down his candidate for new Murmansk City Mayor.
October 04, 2021
After a two years break caused by the coronavirus pandemic, chiefs of the Norwegian and Russian coast guards meet in person for talks on preparedness and joint search and rescue in Arctic waters.
September 30, 2021
Russia’s biggest oil company Rosneft joins forces with Norway’s Equinor in an effort to manage carbon emissions.
September 29, 2021
The Russian defence minister wants to build several new mega-cities and connect the vast region to the Arctic.
September 28, 2021