Norway

Norway plans to return 1600 Somalis

Norway is considering withdrawing refugee status from 1,600 Somali migrants and returning them to Somalia, noting that the situation in the country has improved. The Norwegian government has stated that Somalia now has a more stable government and that refugees no longer need the protection of the Norwegian state. ‘The …

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Håvard Pedersen, 18, was stabbed and killed in Vadsø by a 17-year-old Afghan asylum seeker.His family do not want this to be presented in a way that encourages racism.

The murderer had obtained a residence permit. It was a Saturday night when Håvard Pedersen, 18, was stabbed in a small supermarket in the city. The police were informed of the incident just before 10:00 pm and arrived quickly at the scene. The victim, who was at work, was declared …

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“The rights of terrorists are more important than the security of the nation”: Norwegian Justice Minister resigns after controversial Facebook post

In Norway, a simple Facebook status update almost brought down the entire government, which is currently led by the conservative Progress Party. On March 9, Justice Minister Sylvi Listhaug, a member of the anti-immigration Progress Party, posted a message on the social network in which she accused the Labor Party …

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Non-Western “youngsters” knife threat in Norway

It is only Wednesday and already two knife attacks have been reported from the Southern part of Norway this week. A 17 year old foreign person went into the McDonalds restaurant in the city center of Arendal, pulled his knife out and threatened an employee with a knife On Monday. …

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