Thomas Nilsen

Town mayor, family and an ad-hoc group make an impassioned plea to Norwegian government to intervene to get Frode Berg out of FSB’s high-security Lefortovo detention prison in Moscow.
January 25, 2018
Norway’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ine Eriksen Søreide, says the Arctic Council is one of the most important tools to retain peace in the high north.
January 22, 2018
“It’s painting a glossy image, near to neo-colonialism.” President of Norway’s Sámi Parliament, Aili Keskitalo, calls for better dialogue with the people living up north.
January 21, 2018
With tens of small airports and many short-haul flights, northern Norway is ideal for introduction of electric passenger aircrafts.
January 18, 2018
Northern Russia could again be connected with Norway as Nordavia draws a new route map from Murmansk.
January 17, 2018
Russia’s demographic situation is once again deteriorating, and more so in Murmansk than in average.
January 17, 2018
Extreme wind conditions hindered Norway to scramble F-16s.
January 15, 2018
Coalition government expands to include the Liberal Party. That gave a greener political platform.
January 14, 2018
Olenya Bay on the coast of the Barents Sea is home to a fleet of nuclear powered spy submarines and surface vessels which NATO now says are dramatically stepping up activities around undersea data cables in the North Atlantic.
January 12, 2018