Thomas Nilsen

Sami interests and environmental groups will appeal the Norwegian Government’s decision on Thursday to grant permission for controversial mine waste dumping in Repparfjord on the coast to the Barents Sea.
February 14, 2019
A smiling Jens Stoltenberg got his border zone ID card to enter the Pechenga region five years ago. Today, the security situation in dramatically changed in the border region between Russia and Norway.
February 13, 2019
Flying in attack formation, the group of Su-24 attack aircraft turned away just before Norwegian airspace.
February 12, 2019
Source of the radioactivity blowing in the wind is unknown.
February 11, 2019
Finnish-Norwegian working group says cargo volumes are too small to justify building a railway from Rovaniemi to Kirkenes.
February 11, 2019
Chief of Norway’s military intelligence service, Lieutenant General Morten Haga Lunde, highlighted Chinese, Russian Arctic cooperation in his annual focus report.
February 11, 2019
Repeatedly disturbances of satellite navigation signals now troubles road constructors in Kirkenes.
February 10, 2019
52 polar bears are walking around the corners in the town of Belushya Guba on Novaya Zemlya scaring people from leaving their houses.
February 09, 2019
Norway allows allied nuclear submarines to make port calls to the civilian industrial harbor of Grøtsund north of Tromsø, 375 kilometers from the Russian border.
February 08, 2019
Svetlana Prokopyova was detained by masked man who first raided her home.
February 07, 2019