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“Love has no borders” was the slogan when 200 people turned out for Pride Parade in Norway’s border town to Russia.
September 23, 2017
A big majority of the EU Parliament Committee of Transport would support the projected railway line from northern Finland to the Norwegian Arctic shore, says MEP Michael Cramer.
August 18, 2017
Seventeen new buildings, power generation stations and a fresh water well are under construction in Cape Schmidt, the east Arctic Navy base.
June 08, 2017
The Norwegian maritime patrol plane was flying near Russia’s border in the Barents Sea.
June 06, 2017
It used to be civilian rescue services and the Coast Guard which represented Russia in the joint search and rescue drills in the Barents Sea. This year, it was the powerful Northern Fleet. It is a positive development, the Norwegians say.
June 01, 2017
Among the areas with demographic growth is the border municipality of Pechenga.
May 30, 2017
For the first time in many years, a Typhoon submarine made a short port call to a base on the Kola Peninsula this weekend. Russian media says next stop is St. Petersburg.
May 30, 2017
Fighter jets from Bodø were sent on Quick Reaction Alert on Saturday. Norwegian Joint Headquarters confirms increased activity by Russian military planes over the last few weeks.
May 29, 2017
The powerful Northern Fleet vessel engages in shooting exercises off the coast of the Kola Peninsula.
May 23, 2017
Northern Brigade kick-started a military drill Sunday evening by moving battle tanks to Evenes airport.
May 22, 2017
Privately owned property and related real estate can from now on be seized for needs of the state.
May 16, 2017
More than 100 aircrafts from 12 nations will crowd the skies over northern Finland, Sweden and Norway.
May 16, 2017
When visiting Svalbard Moscow said it was “provocative”, but all was peaceful when the same lawmakers on Thursday walked all the way to Russia’s borderline with Norway.
May 12, 2017
The 96 meter long search and rescue tug «Akademik Aleksandrov» can transport heavy weaponry and operate in thick Arctic ice.
May 11, 2017
On the eve of Victory Day May 9th, more than 20 vessels sail out for combat training in the Barents Sea at the same time as NATO vessels are on exercise outside Northern Norway.
May 09, 2017
Norwegian and other NATO submarines and surface vessels will train warfare in northern waters in the coming weeks.
May 05, 2017
The Northern Fleet's new "Belgorod" research sub for Arctic waters will be world’s largest. To be put on water in Severodvinsk next year.
May 03, 2017
The Armed Forces prepare for show-off of their special designed Pantsir-SA and Tor-M2DT, both short and medium-range surface to air missile systems on belts.
May 02, 2017
95 percent of the soldiers with the Northern Fleet are now on professional contracts, following a year when Russia increased defense spendings by 5.4%.
April 26, 2017
Works start in September and will last for three years
April 24, 2017
An upcoming meeting by NATO’s Parliamentary Assembly in Longyearbyen is triggering a sharp reaction from Russia’s Foreign Ministry.
April 21, 2017
A group of soldiers from the country’s new military Expedition Center makes it through bad weather to the top of the world.
April 20, 2017
Leader of the regional party office in Murmansk, Andrey Kapitonov, was recruited by Russian agents as part of a plot involving liberal Parnas and the Norwegian secret police. Then it all backfired on the Russian security service.
April 20, 2017
Wasn’t it for the white and frosty surroundings you might think it is a model for a future settlement somewhere in outer space.
April 18, 2017
Russia will build special purpose ship for voyages with radioactive waste and spent nuclear fuel along the Northern Sea Route.
April 07, 2017