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Norway: Russian deputy PM's visit to Svalbard 'regrettable'

Norway says Russian deputy PM's visit to Svalbard "regrettable"

OSLO, April 19 (Xinhua) -- Norway said it is "regrettable" Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, who is on EU and Norway's list of individuals not allowed entry because of the Crimea issue, paid a visit to Norway's Arctic Svalbard ... Xinhua News Agency, 1 week ago
AFP - Saudi-earnings-energy-SABIC 2ndlead Namibia Press Agency, 1 week ago

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The Local Norway, 2 days ago
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Barents Observer, 6 days ago
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Oslo to Amend Legislation to Stop Sanctioned Officials Svalbard Visits

Norway will introduce changes to its legislation to prevent blacklisted individuals from legally staying in the Arctic Ocean's Svalbard archipelago after a high-profile Russian official sanctioned by Oslo paid a visit to the islands last week, a ...
 Sputnik6 days ago Norway to Ban Sanctioned Individuals From Visiting Svalbard  Sputnik6 days ago
Deutsche Welle

Inexplicable and absurd Russia blasts Norway's overreaction on official Svalbard visit

13:52 Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin, foreground right, in the town of Barentsburg on the Svalbard archipelago. (RIA Novosti/Sergey Mamontov) Russia's Foreign Ministry has said the recent visit to Svalbard by deputy PM Dmitry ...
 Russia Today1 week ago [Ticker] Russia says EU sanctions 'irrelevant' to Svalbard visit  EUobserver6 days ago Norway has no right to stop anyone from visiting Svalbard  Barents Observer1 week ago Norway angry with Russia over visit by Dmitry Rogozin despite travel ban  Deutsche Welle1 week ago

Norway demands explanation for Russian minister's visit to Norwegian Svalbard Arctic islands

HELSINKI -- Norway has demanded that Moscow explain why Russia's deputy prime minister visited the Norwegian Arctic Svalbard islands despite sanctions imposed on him by the EU and Norway. Norwegian Foreign Ministry spokesman Frode Andersen says ...
 CTV News1 week ago Norway: Russia Minister Visit to Arctic Island 'Regrettable'  ABC News1 week ago Norway seeks explanation over Rogozin's visit to Svalbard  EurActiv.com1 week ago 18:44Diplomatic scandal: Sanctioned Russian Deputy PM visits Norwegian Svalbard  UNIAN1 week ago
National Geographic

No Ice in Sight: Polar Bears Scrabble Onshore to Find Food

Spitsbergen (Svalbard), Norway: Hungry polar bear raids barnacle goose nests. Piles of goose down mark the former nests. (Photograph: Jouke Prop) On June 4, 1773, English naval officers were dispatched on an expedition to the Arctic. Their goal ...
 National Geographic5 days ago Contaminants also a threat to polar bears  PhysOrg.com2 weeks ago Solar Eclipse Tourists Descend on Norway and Iceland  Austin American Statesman1 month ago Video: Svalbard tourist mauled by polar bear  ExplorersWeb1 month ago
Barents Observer

Natural World Safaris new trip visits the world's most endangered animals

See cheetahs, lions and leopards in Africa, Siberian tigers in Russia, Polar bears in Svalbard and grizzlies in Alaska Madagascar, Borneo, Rwanda, Sri Lanka and Brazil feature on the itinerary - which is a dream for wildlife lovers During the tour, ...
 Capital Bay4 days ago Norway to Summon Russian Ambassador Over Deputy PM's Svalbard Trip  Sputnik1 week ago Norway summons Russian Ambassador  Barents Observer1 week ago Russia's ambassador to Norway to be summoned over Russian deputy PM's visit to Spitsbergen  Itar Tass1 week ago

Artists' residencies at Australian Grains Genebank on the Wimmera Plains grow into exhibition

The Svalbard Global Seed Vault is a modern-day Noah's Ark buried deep in a mountain on an island north of the Arctic Circle. It's a giant refrigerator containing the seeds of global biodiversity. In Debt: Saving Seeds is an exhibition by artists ...
 Sydney Morning Herald1 week ago
Space Fellowship

Total Solar Eclipse over Svalbard

Going, going, gone. That was the feeling in Svalbard, Norway last month during a total eclipse of the Sun by the Moon. In the featured image, the eclipse was captured every three minutes and then digitally merged with a foreground frame taken from ...
 Space Fellowship1 week ago Thousands Catch Glimpse of Rare Solar Eclipse  Sudan Vision Daily1 month ago Complete eclipse in Arctic over the islands of Svalbard  Odisha Samaya1 month ago Solar Eclipse Lures Sky-Gazers on First Day of Spring  NBCNews.com1 month ago

Remote arctic seed bank keeps food future safe

at 12:02 am WASHINGTON It belongs in sci-fi but it actually exists in reality. On the Svalbard island of Spitsbergen, one of the remotest places on Earth, mostly covered with ice and hundreds of miles from mainland Norway to the south and ...
 Albuquerque Journal2 weeks ago This is the backup plan if all our crops are wiped out  Austin American Statesman3 weeks ago In case all of Earth's crops are wiped out, Norway holds the backup plan  Washington Post2 weeks ago
Ghana News Agency

Timelapse images of solar eclipse over Norway

The Arctic Norwegian archipelago of Svalbard was one of the best places on Friday to observe the only total solar eclipse of 2015, with the island plunged into complete darkness as the moon obscured the sun. Duration: 00:21 ...
 Malaysia MSN1 month ago Stockholm, March 20, (dpa/GNA) - The Arctic archipelago of Svalbard, off northern Norway was Friday one of the best plac...  Ghana News Agency1 month ago Moment of total eclipse over Svalbard  BBC1 month ago Northern Equinox Eclipse  Space Fellowship1 month ago
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