Thomas Nilsen

Large area of the Barents Sea north of the Kola Peninsula closed off for shipping.
May 15, 2018
Now: Concentration of plastics are comparable or even higher in the Arctic than in more industrialized and urban areas, a new report concludes.
May 14, 2018
Russia’s Northern Fleet sends an ecological clean-up team to Kotelny island to collect and crush oil drums dumped during the last Cold War.
May 14, 2018
Five NATO countries participate with both navy vessels and surveillance aircrafts.
May 14, 2018
About 70% of the Russian students leave Murmansk for Norway after a year at the gymnasium class. This weekend, the school celebrates 10-years anniversary.
May 11, 2018
Prices start at 7,675 rubels, less than 1,000 kroner, for a one-way ticket.
May 10, 2018
Lowest April traffic from Kola Peninsula to Norway since before the Crimea crisis.
May 09, 2018
Strongly criticized by environmental groups, Ministry of Petroleum and Energy announces 56 new blocks in the Barents Sea.
May 09, 2018
How resilient are civilians to hybrid warfare and how to act in crises? A research project will include case studies from four countries vulnerable to hybrid warfare, including Norway.
May 02, 2018
For the second year in a row a giant Russian nuclear powered submarine will sail to the naval parade in St. Petersburg.
April 29, 2018