Thomas Nilsen

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OPINION: The Barents cooperation was built in a Post-Soviet period full of confidence with a common understandi

Barents Institute Director Aileen Espiritu says the new journal certainty will highlight cross-border research in the Barents Region for an international audience.

The dream of Big Oil around the Johan Castberg field north of Finnmark fades away as yet another test-well turns out to be dry.

Security situation in Europe was highlighted when the Defense Ministers from five Nordic countries met in Tromsø to discuss strengthening their joint military cooperation.

“Dmitry Kiselyov is a propagandist for President Putin and well known for his anti-Semitism and hate speech,” says Secretary General Bjørn Engesland with the Norwegian Helsinki Committee.

Board member Amund Trellevik in the press network fears entry-denial of Kremlin’s controversial propaganda-journalist Dmitry Kiselyov could be retaliated by refusing Norwegian journalists access to Russia.

A survey reveals negative reactions to Rosatom’s involvement in the planned nuclear power plant south of Oulu following the current Crimean crisis.

Russian President calls on the Federal Security Service (FSB) collegium to make priority to Arctic border infrastructure.

Poisons from the chimneys kill nature in the borderland to Norway, but Russia’s Norilsk-Nickel is a river of cash flow for its owners.

Putin’s chief propagandist and television host had already booked his fishing vacation to Gjesvær in Finnmark when EU included him on the visa sanction list, also followed by Norway.