Thomas Nilsen

Russia’s need for year-round petroleum export along the Northern Sea Route is the main driver behind the futuristic icebreaker.
March 03, 2019
KEiiNO, a Norwegian-Sami group mixing pop, electronica, dance and joik, was crowned as winner of the Norwegian Melodi Grand Prix 2019.
March 03, 2019
The President was hoping for hosting an Arctic Summit in Lapland this winter, but will instead travel to Putin’s high-level event near the end of Finland’s chairmanship period of the Arctic Council.
March 01, 2019
Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide says both herself and Prime Minister Erna Solberg will participate at Russia’s Arctic Forum in St. Petersburg.
February 27, 2019
Winter warfare capabilities are in focus when Northern Wind kicks off in Norrbotten in March.
February 26, 2019
With additional 200 children getting their red berets this weekend, there are now more than 9,500 members of Yunarmiya in the towns of Russia’s Northern Fleet.
February 25, 2019
Norway’s go-ahead to controversial copper mine in Repparfjord on the Barents Sea coast causes pollution concerns for maritime environment important also for Russia.
February 19, 2019
The size of Russia's submarine fleet sailing the Barents Sea would grow, as older vessels will not be taken out of service when new ones enter.
February 18, 2019
Murmansk regional authorities want a permanent ban on hunting.
February 18, 2019
Photos and videos of the more than fifty polar bears walking around the houses in Belushaya Guba have gone viral in world-wide media arguing climate change is to blame.
February 14, 2019