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The former border inspector from Kirkenes, Norway, does not appeal the sentence delivered by the Moscow City Court.
April 16, 2019
In the Murmansk region, 15 volunteers are trying to put out massive wildfires. And instead of equipment, they are being offered prayer as help.
July 27, 2018
The dispute steps up as the Committee on Fisheries says the European Commission’s diplomatic efforts in tackling the issue with Norwegian authorities have not been resolute enough.
July 16, 2018
The shores of the River Teno (Tana) are usually crowded with fishermen and women in late June, but, according to an entrepreneur from Nuorgam, Finland, there were almost no-one there this summer.
July 12, 2018
Three of her former aides say that she is.
July 12, 2018
If not, the good-neighborly relationship will be ruined, the Russian Foreign Ministry threatens.
June 18, 2018
We live longer, are active longer, and therefore we need to work longer, Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev argues as he presents what is a highly controversial law in Russia.
June 18, 2018
No seafarer sailing to the Russian Arctic city will be able to overlook the huge statue of Orthodox Saint Nicolas soon to be erected in the Kola Bay.
June 06, 2018
In the Murmansk region, more and more people are dying of cancer. The case of Daria Starikova has not changed anything
June 03, 2018
The visit was to take place in 2017, but was then cancelled because two members of the Norwegian delegation had ended on a Russian sanction list.
June 01, 2018
Dmitry Artyukhov was this week appointed acting Governor of the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous Okrug.
May 30, 2018
There is concern in northern Finland about how to transfer the Sámi cultural heritage to younger generations. 
May 30, 2018
The town, which houses some of the most powerful submarines of the Northern Fleet, is theater for a intriguing political game between supporters and opponents of a dismissed municipal mayor.
May 25, 2018
The overall volume of tax revenues in the Russian Arctic region in the first 3 months of the year decreased by 17 percent compared with last year.
May 21, 2018
Dmitry Kobylkin has made the Yamal-Nenets Autononous Okrug an economic powerhouse in the Russian North. Now, he will head the country’s Ministry of Natural Resources.
May 21, 2018
Cross-border cooperation is important, but only with «constructively tuned» representatives of the West, the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs makes clear.
May 16, 2018
Trade and Industry Minister Torbjørn Røe Isaksen says Norway’s one-to-one relation with Russia is good. In June, he welcomes Minister Sergey Donskoy to Oslo.
May 15, 2018
Loss of language, structural discrimination and shame are common experiences for the Sámi, the Roma and the deaf.
May 15, 2018
Regional authorities in Finnmark call on locals to go to the polls in what they hope will be a decisive vote against the national government’s merger of the country’s two northernmost regions.
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
We must build a free and just society, Vladimir Putin underlined in today’s inauguration speech. But the young protesters who this weekend rallied in the streets of Murmansk and other Russian cities do not believe him.
May 07, 2018
The company buys land for its third server hall in the town of Luleå.
May 03, 2018
«Strengthen people-to-people cooperation, help Frode get home», was among the slogans in the 1st May parade in Norwegian border town of Kirkenes.
May 01, 2018
Criminal cases are initiated after FSB and Rosgvardia raided six addresses in the closed navy town of Polyarny.
April 20, 2018
Norway, Sweden, Finland and Demark are among the 23 countries Russia on Friday told it is expelling diplomats in a tit-for-tat move.
March 30, 2018