'No circumcision ban on my watch'

Leader of Norwegian Progress party informs Jewish leaders that ban on male circumcision is no longer on party's agenda.Gary Willig, 6/26/2017, 4:12 PM

'Oslo' play named best on Broadway Sunday

Play inspired by "peace talks' wins seven Tony nominations in New York.AFP, 6/12/2017, 8:36 AM

Israel rips UN over support for PA center glorifying terror

Foreign Ministry requests UN clarify its funding of women's center named after notorious terrorist who headed 'Coastal Massacre' of 1978.Nitsan Keidar, 5/28/2017, 3:40 PM

Norway stands firm against Palestinian Authority

PA names Norwegian-funded women's center after terrorist, Norway slams decision, insists donation be returned.Uzi Baruch, 5/27/2017, 10:49 PM

EU condemns latest Hamas death sentences

EU, Norway condemn three death sentences against killers of senior Hamas terrorist Mazen Faqha.Ben Ariel, 5/23/2017, 5:35 AM

Norway Jewish leader: Trade union boycott is anti-Semitic

Leader of Norway’s Jewish community issues rare rebuke of local trade union's resolution urging a boycott of Israel.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/20/2017, 12:57 AM

Norwegian paper publishes anti-Semitic cartoon

Norwegian paper’s cartoon suggests circumcision akin to pedophilia, insanity.JTA, 5/17/2017, 7:11 AM

Norwegian trade union approves Israel boycott

Norway's biggest trade union votes in favor of a boycott against Israel. Norwegian government criticizes move.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/13/2017, 1:52 AM

Norway to ban circumcision?

'This is an anti-Jewish decision.' Norwegian Progressive Party introduces bill to ban circumcision for all males under 16.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/7/2017, 4:18 PM

Explosive device neutralized in Oslo

Police in Norway neutralize explosive device in downtown Oslo, arrest suspect.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2017, 6:33 AM

'Two-state solution is under pressure'

Norway's Foreign Minister says only two-state solution can lead to lasting peace.Ben Ariel, 4/2/2017, 6:28 AM

PM to Norwegian FM: Paris conference 'a relic of the past'

Netanyahu: 'It's not going to obligate us.' Brende: 'We'll be there, but we'll make sure there's a nuanced outcome.'Mordechai Sones, 1/12/2017, 1:19 PM

Norway public broadcaster apologizes for spoofing Holocaust

Norway’s public broadcaster apologizes for referencing Holocaust in a satirical cartoon about the financial situation of university studentsJTA, 12/29/2016, 4:39 PM

Norwegian city approves 'settlement' boycott

City of Tromso in Norway adopts a resolution calling for a boycott of products made in Judea, Samaria, eastern Jerusalem and the Golan.Elad Benari, 12/16/2016, 6:32 AM

Norway concerned over Israel's Regulation Law

Norway says Regulation Law "casts doubts" about Israel's support for the two-state solution.Ben Ariel, 12/11/2016, 4:55 AM

'No usable evidence' in investigation into stolen Dachau sign

Norway police admit the investigation into how an iron gate stolen from Dachau ended up in western Norway is complicated.Ben Ariel, 12/4/2016, 4:38 AM

Stolen Dachau sign located two years later

Iron gate with the slogan “Arbeit macht frei” from Dachau concentration camp found in Norway two years after it was stolen.Ben Ariel, Canada, 12/2/2016, 10:23 PM

Church of Norway condemns Martin Luther’s anti-Jewish legacy

The Church of Norway, the state’s Lutheran church, condemned church founder Martin Luther’s anti-Jewish legacy.JTA, 11/27/2016, 10:57 PM

Norway city council approves boycott of Israeli goods

Third largest city in Norway approves ban on products from Israeli 'settlements'.JTA, 11/27/2016, 10:09 PM

Norway seeks ban on burqas in classrooms

Norway's government announces plans to ban the full-face Islamic veil from classrooms and university lecture halls.Ben Ariel, 10/6/2016, 5:42 AM

Foreign Ministry blasts Norwegian video: 'Like Nazi propaganda'

Apparently fake video in the name of National Theater of Norway condemning the 'occupation' elicits comparisons to Goebbels' propaganda.Shai Landesman, 9/25/2016, 7:14 AM

323 reindeer killed by lightning

Hunters in Norway discovered an entire herd of dead deer, apparently struck by lightning. Experts explain the hows and whys.Rachel Kaplan, 8/29/2016, 8:33 PM

Oslo police seek man behind bomb scare at main synagogue

Man seen planting empty suitcase outside Norwegian capital's main synagogue in suspected hate crime.JTA, 5/16/2016, 10:30 AM

Norway grills Abbas over his terror funding

Israel thanks Norway after its FM grills Abbas on PA's terrorist salaries using foreign funds, following explosive PMW report.Nitsan Keidar, 5/15/2016, 8:10 PM

Abbas admits he still pays terrorists' salaries

PA chairman lets slip in meeting with Norwegian FM that he violated a 2014 pledge to stop the practice.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/4/2016, 8:22 PM

Norwegian rappers slammed for using 'Jew' as an insult

Popular rap duo Karpe Diem use 'Jew' and 'Ariel Sharon' as insult in latest single, drawing sharp condemnation.JTA, 4/14/2016, 11:15 AM

Norwegian Ambassador meets with Hamas terror chief

Ambassador to Lebanon promises to help 'Palestinian refugees' in meeting with Hamas official who openly incites current terror wave.Dalit Halevi, 1/23/2016, 8:39 PM

Norwegian Killer Anders Brievik Threatens Hunger Strike

Murderer of 77 warns he will strike until he dies if jail conditions not improved, complaining he can't continue university courses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/30/2015, 9:29 PM

Norwegian Bank Apologizes for Anti-Semitic Stamp

Norway's largest bank admits system failure in allowing grossly anti-Semitic imagery to appear on stamp; image removed from database.Ari Soffer, 9/2/2015, 6:27 PM

Norwegian Posed with Guns in Syria for 'Humanitarian Work'

Norway looking to sentence jihadist who fought for ISIS and Al Qaeda - he claims he was in Syria for 'humanitarian' efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2015, 5:17 PM

Norway to Welcome 8,000 Syrians by Late 2017

Oslo calls on other European countries to welcome Syrian refugees, following UNHCR guidelines.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2015, 10:45 PM

Norwegian FM Warns Netanyahu: Pressure on Israel Forthcoming

FM Brende advises Netanyahu that international pressure over Palestinian issue will only increase after Iran nuclear deal signed.Cynthia Blank, 5/21/2015, 9:09 AM

Hotovely: There is a Consensus in Israel Regarding Jerusalem

Deputy Foreign Minister meets Norwegian Foreign, tells him Israelis agree that Jerusalem must remain united.Hezki Baruch, 5/20/2015, 5:15 AM

Three Norwegians Sent to Prison for Belonging to ISIS

Three Norwegians receive prison sentences ranging from seven months to almost five years for supporting or belonging to ISIS.Ben Ariel, Canada, 5/8/2015, 9:51 PM

Norway Unlikely to Extradite Suspect in 1982 France Attack

Norway is unlikely to extradite a citizen suspected of links to a 1982 attack on a Jewish restaurant in Paris, says local official.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2015, 5:16 AM

Trial of Suspected ISIS Jihadists Opens in Norway

Two Norwegians accused of fighting with ISIS charged with aiding a "terrorist organization" in an Oslo court.Ben Ariel, 2/25/2015, 12:14 AM

Norwegian Muslims Surround Oslo Synagogue in 'Peace Circle'

Over 1,000 turn out to identify with Jews following Muslim terror attacks on Jews, Jewish leader calls 'look to Norway' - but is he right?Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2015, 9:53 PM

Norwegian Muslim 'Ring of Peace' Gains Steam

2,500 people sign up to circle Oslo synagogue in response to Copenhagen attack, to 'stand with the Jewish people.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2015, 7:36 PM

Muslim 'Ring of Peace' to Encircle Oslo Synagogue

Norwegian Muslims plan solidarity event after Copenhagen shooting to show 'Muslims don't support terrorism,' amid high local anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2015, 8:55 PM

Denmark Vows to Stay 'On Frontline' against ISIS Jihadists

Danish government says it won't be cowed by attacks n France; Denmark and Norway investigating terror threats by IslamistsArutz Sheva Staff, 1/10/2015, 9:08 PM

Norwegian NGO Funds Exhibit Erasing Israel from Map

Maps exhibit presents Israel as 'Palestine' from NGO partnered with major US government, EU organizations.Tova Dvorin, 1/5/2015, 5:07 PM

Anti-Israel Norweigan Doctor Handed Gaza Life Ban

Israel cites security in blocking Mads Gilbert, co-author of anti-Semitic flap letter who was in Hamas hideout hospital during operation.Ari Yashar, 11/14/2014, 11:13 AM

Jewish Graves Vandalized in Norway Cemetery

A Jewish cemetery was desecrated last week following statements earlier in the month of rising anti-Semitism in Norway.Cynthia Blank, 10/31/2014, 11:21 AM

Norway: Jew? 'A Common Curse'

President of the Jewish community in Norway suggests that anti-Semitism is growing and in many schools 'Jew' has become a curse.Haim Lev, Cynthia Blank, 10/22/2014, 7:57 PM

Norway: ISIS Terrorists 'Planned to Behead Entire Family'

Islamists planned to break into random home and murder entire family, publish video as 'warning' to West. Similar plot foiled in Australia.Ari Soffer, 9/24/2014, 10:43 AM

Netanyahu, Norwegian Foreign Minister Focus on IS Threat

Terrorism, not Operation Protective Edge, takes center stage during diplomatic meeting as concerns over IS escalate.Hezki Baruch, 9/8/2014, 4:03 PM

Rivlin: 'Rebuilding Gaza Without Disarmament Will Bring War'

President speaks about reconstruction of Hamas enclave with Norwegian FM, who links situation with Islamic State.Ari Yashar, 9/7/2014, 2:38 PM

Norway and Egypt Gathering Funds to Rebuild Gaza

Norway to gather international donors in Cairo, transfer funds to Abbas in order to rebuild after Hamas's terror war.Ari Yashar, 8/18/2014, 10:06 AM

Report: Norway, Turkey Offered Gaza Seaport to Hamas

Hamas's demands for unlimited transportation and import power allegedly garnering international support as talks continue.Tova Dvorin, 8/11/2014, 8:24 AM

Norway Takes Security Precautions After Jihadi Terror Threat

Norwegian intelligence say they were informed of 'terror attack' by jihadists returning from Syria.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/24/2014, 3:55 PM

Norway Calls on 'Occupier' Israel to Show Restraint

Norway’s Foreign Minister warns against an escalation between Israel and the PA, says Israel has responsibility to show restraint.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/5/2014, 1:05 AM

Norway Delays International Funding Meeting for PA

Norway says 'the situation is not conducive' to AHLC donor meeting, in light of the kidnapping by PA 'unity partner' Hamas.Ari Yashar, 6/17/2014, 8:02 PM

Protests in Norway as Peres Visits

About 15 protesters tried to interfere with the visit near the royal plalace, 250 leftists stood near the parliament.Gil Ronen, 5/13/2014, 8:47 AM

Peres Has 'Fond Memories of Oslo'

On a visit to Norway, President Shimon Peres discusses trip he took to the country over 20 years ago which changed Israel.Yaakov Levi, 5/11/2014, 10:04 PM

Norway Faces Danger from Syrian Jihadists

Norway’s intelligence agency says it fears an increased “terrorist threat” due to Norwegian nationals fighting in Syria.Elad Benari, 2/25/2014, 5:14 AM

European Banks Boycott Israeli Banks Because of 'Settlements'

Two of the largest banks in northern Europe announce they will boycott Israeli banks because they operate in “occupied territories”.Elad Benari, 2/2/2014, 2:26 AM

Norway's Investment Fund Boycotts Israeli Companies

State-owned investment fund, largest in world, boycotts two companies for construction in Jerusalem.Ari Yashar, 1/30/2014, 9:23 PM