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Norwegian church hosts photo exhibition saying Palestinians are ‘crucified daily’

Several church groups in Norway are organizing a photo exhibition from the West Bank, to be displayed in a cathedral, whose text states that Palestinians undergo 'daily crucifixions.'

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
25/09/2021

Trove of ancient Mesopotamian artifacts missing from Iraq found in Norway

The items had been part of a private collection in Norway, and while several witnesses were questioned there were no criminal charges.

By REUTERS
03/09/2021

Pro-interfaith Norwegian imam said Jews should be killed

In one post from 2019, Noor wrote that Jews “put the world in danger” and it is “necessary to kill them.”

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
11/08/2021

Norwegian destroys world record in historic race to win 400m hurdles gold

Norway's Karsten Warholm shaved nearly a full second off a record that had stood for 29 years to win a hard-fought men's 400-meter hurdles.

By REUTERS
03/08/2021

Nordic fund KLP boycotts 16 companies over ties to West Bank settlements

The companies, which span telecoms, banking, energy and construction, all help facilitate Israel's presence and therefore risk being complicit in breaches of international law, the fund said.

05/07/2021
Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement, also known as BDS.

Norwegian divestment illustrates weakness of campaign to boycott Israel

It will be important to see if the blacklist’s impact is boosted by the new UNHRC commission of inquiry into Israeli activities in the disputed territories, which was approved on May 27.

By ORDE KITTRIE , DAVID MAY
08/06/2021

Cathedral in Norway believed to have been built over Viking settlement

“What we have found is the bones of a pig, which has clearly been thrown on the spot with meat and skin intact," said Sean Denham from the UiS.

Ten years after Breivik attacks, survivors confront far-right extremism

Survivors, many of whom were teenagers at the time, are determined to confront the far-right ideology which was a catalyst for the attack.

By REUTERS
01/06/2021

Archaeologists discover remains of Viking rituals in Iceland

A boat-shaped structure was discovered, as well as dozens of beads, some of them having their origin directly traced to Iraq.

Wreck of Norwegian ship-turned-Nazi troop carrier found after 80 years

Transporting troops, ammunition and guns during Operation Wildente in World War II, the ship was sunk by the British Navy, but it was finally spotted 280 meters below the sea.

28/04/2021
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