Thomas Nilsen

NATO and partner nations do not currently possess the ability to quickly counter the Russian undersea challenge in much of the North Atlantic and Baltic Sea, according to the Center for Strategic & International Studies.
July 28, 2016
13 people are hospitalized and 1,200 reindeer are dead on the tundra in Yamalo-Nenets autonomous region in what could be the largest natural anthrax outbreak in modern Russia.
July 27, 2016
Kola nuclear power plant Unit 3 automatically disconnected from the grid Tuesday evening.
July 19, 2016
Coastal troops of Russia’s Northern fleet are practicing naval landing operations.
July 19, 2016
“Pollution from Nikel must stop,” says Kirkenes-Mayor Rune Rafaelsen and suggests traveling together with Norway’s Minister of Environment to Moscow to solve the problem.
July 14, 2016
Immense blooms of the alga forming the turquoise colored belt now stretching across the Barents Sea may be linked to warming Arctic.
July 13, 2016
Unhealthy air-quality from a factory wrapped in pollution continues in Nikel despite closure of similar melting technology in Norilsk for environmental reasons.
July 12, 2016
Ever wanted to have a black Volga? On Friday and Saturday Finland’s Customs auctions away 128 of the cars used by asylum seekers to enter Lapland from Russia’s Kola Peninsula.
July 12, 2016
A series of unmanned underwater vehicles (UAV) for both research and military purposes are under development.
July 12, 2016
The hunt for the berries often referred to as “the gold of the Barents Region” has started two weeks earlier than normal.
July 11, 2016