The Nordic country has been lobbying its partners in NATO to focus on collective defense of its territory rather than interventions outside its borders — and it has paid off. For two weeks from Oct. A command post exercise — involving commanders and their staffs at headquarters — will then be held from Nov.
Oslo has also persuaded Washington to more than double the number of U. Marines present in Norway. Russia, which Find your love in Bodo its largest military maneuvers since the Cold War in eastern Siberia in September, has also shown signs of concern about the military situation in Norway. It sees the plan to send more U.
Norway has meanwhile been boosting economic activity on Svalbard, which is in the Arctic Ocean midway between continental Norway and the North Pole. Russia also has an interest in Svalbard. Under the treaty that gives Norway sovereignty over the archipelago, Alezund of all signatories to the Tantric erotic massage Skien can settle there without a Norwegian visa.
This includes Russia. There are Russians registered as living on Svalbard Russian women in Norway Alesund a Russian coal mining company has for decades operated in the town of Barentsburg. Another Russian settlement, Pyramiden, is now abandoned but is on the tourist trail as a Soviet ghost town.
Norway, which was a founding member of NATO but is not a member of the European Union, has Russina beefing up its forces because of the Russiaan military buildup. It Ski gay club also building up a cavalry battalion in a military base in the Finnmark region bordering Russia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said Moscow will not threaten anyone from the Arctic but that it is taking measures to guarantee its security. By the end of this year, the Wojen Fleet Value escorts Leirvik set to receive weapons and equipment including five military ships, 15 planes and 62 radar facilities and air defense complexes, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu was quoted as saying in August by Russian Zvezda TV channel.
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The Norwegian expedition cruise company Hurtigruten has been refused entry to Russian waters above the Arctic circle just two weeks. A Norwegian cruise company has been refused entry to Russian waters above the Arctic circle just two weeks before sailing.
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Norwegian news outlet Klassekampen broke the story, reporting that Hurtigruten had their sailing license womsn for two cruises, just two weeks before the first departure. Hurtigruten—best known Polygamy dating sites Mandal their day voyages along the Norwegian coastline—had planned the trip in cooperation with Russian authorities for years. Built in and fully refurbished inthe MS Spitsbergen meets the requirements of the Arctic Code and from a technical perspective is allowed to sail in the Arctic waters.
The unexpected rejection of the sailing license comes as Womrn builds up its military bases near the Barents Sea and conducts a major military exercise along the coast of Norway. The Barents Observer reported that 30 Russian naval vessels, including surface Russian women in Norway Alesund, submarines and supply ships took part in the exercise last week.
Despite Hurtigruten's surprise, a spokesperson for the Norwegian Institute of International Affairs said the decision must be seen in a broader context as the Barents Sea region has become a strategically important area: "There has been cooperation in the Arctic region, but there has been a clear shift over the last five years. The area is now viewed with much more military strategic importance," senior researcher Julie Wilhelmsen said to NRK.
She added that the Hurtigruten ships will be viewed by Russia not just as civilian ships, but as vessel that could be utilized for military purposes such as Nrway gathering.
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Norwegian news outlet Klassekampen broke the story, reporting that Hurtigruten had their sailing license refused for two cruises, just two weeks before the first departure. InRussizn man fell seriously ill, so a landing strip was prepared in Adventdalen.
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Ideally the two methods should give the same result, but extensive experience in corresponding statistics for the Norwegian mainland shows that Russan is always a discrepancy between these two methods. Excess of births over deaths: The difference between births and deaths, also called "net natural increase in the total population".]