Sweden's Social Democrats elect Magdalena Andersson leader, making her next likely PM
The Russian research ship Akademik Ioffe has been detained in Denmark, the Russian Embassy reports. The arrest of the ship, which belongs to the Russian Academy of Sciences, was carried out "as an interim measure in a third party's claim."
4 week ago
Sentinel-1 SAR-imagery of the 80th MRB garrison in Alakurtti at 0424z this morning, and yesterday at 0431z. Compared to yesterday (and rest of the week) it is appears that significant amounts equipment is now missing from the vehicle parks
1 month ago
Today Norwegian F-16s and F-35s identified a larger group of Russian aircraft outside the northern coast of Norway. A good practice for the two F-35s, temporarily stationed at Evenes, that are preparing to take over the Quick Reaction Alert in January next year
Two Tu-160 long-range bombers flew over the Barents and Norwegian Seas, in some areas they were accompanied by F-16s of the Norwegian Air Force, - Russian Ministry of Defense said
No one has been arrested after the murder of rap artist Einár. The police are now investigating possible connections to other incidents, including a shooting that took place in Sätra the night before the fatal shooting.
Sweden repatriates 3 women accused of ties to ISIS, 8 children from Syria
Ulf Borgström, also known as "Gryningspyromanen", has escaped - cut the foot shackle, according to Sydsvenskan
A man armed with a bow fired arrows at shoppers in a small Norwegian town Wednesday, killing five people before he was arrested, authorities said.
1 month ago
Norway: Police confirm five dead and two seriously injured in Kongsberg. No details about the perpetrator, who was arrested half an hour after the first emergency calls. The situation was confusing for a long time because the perpetrator moved within a large radius
Norwegian police: 5 people were killed, 2 were injured in the Kongsberg attack
Several people were killed and others injured by a man using a bow and arrows in Kogsberg, Norway, according to the local police
The Swedish cartoon artist Lars Vilks, who had lived under police protection since his 2007 sketch of the Prophet Mohammed with a dog's body brought death threats, has died along with two police officers in a road crash
1 month ago
The Russian Defense Ministry completed tests of the Zircon hypersonic missile. The first launch from the nuclear submarine Severodvinsk was completed successfully
Mark Lorentzon is the suspected bomber who is being hunted for the bombing in Gothenburg - described as dangerous by the police;
Al Jazeera English: "Police suspect foul play in Swedish apartment building explosion"
Gothenburg explosion first reports at 5am local time explosion outside residential building in central Gothenburg several fires at least four seriously injured, 24 taken to hospital 'hundreds' evacuated cause unclear, but officials have ruled out gas leak
In the Swedish city of Gothenburg there was a major explosion with allegedly several seriously injured people. According to the police, the detonation occurred Tuesday morning in an apartment building in the Annedal district
Gothenburg (Sweden): Explosion in apartment building with several seriously injured. According to police, detonation early in the morning in the Annedal district. Hundreds of people evacuated. Fire not yet under control
25 injured in an explosion at a residential building in Gothenburg, Sweden
In European first, women in majority in Iceland's newly elected parliament: official
2 month ago
Gen. Mark Milley met with Chief of Russian General Staff Gen. Valery Gerasimov today in Helsinki, Finland. (Photo: DoD)
2 month ago
German Air Force active over Bottenviken
Norway's left-wing opposition wins general election: estimates
2 month ago
USAF KC-135R QID24 orbiting over Finland
The Norwegian Refugee Council will suspend its activities in one of the sectors of Syria's Hawl Camp after an armed gunman threatened one of their centers
"Increased Russian Military Activity in the Southeastern Baltic Sea has led to Swedish Military Units being Added to Gotland - We have expanded maritime surveillance in the Baltic Sea and the military presence on the island"
Russia will conduct an exercise on the ports of Viipuri and Ust-Luga, less than 30km from Finland and Estonia respectively, where they will load supplies and weapons to civilian freighters and troops to "ferries". This is the first time this kind of an exercise has been done
3 month ago
Swedish PM Stefan Lofven says to step down in November
Russian anti-submarine ship is monitoring unplanned NATO maneuvers in the Norwegian Sea, Northern Fleet reports