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News and updates about Norway

'No justification' for not allowing minorities to take off on religious holidays

Chief Rabbi Pinchas Goldschmidt responds to decision to sentence elderly Nazi, throws support behind Norway Jews.

'No justification' for not allowing minorities to mark holidays

Jews petition Norwegian court for recognition of Jewish holidays

Norwegian Jews seek changes to national calendar that ignores most of their holidays.

Jews petition Norwegian court for recognition of Jewish holidays

Norway: Two killed, over 20 injured, at Oslo nightclub

Suspect was arrested shortly after the shooting, security official says.

Norway: Two killed, over 20 injured, at Oslo nightclub

Free occupied Svalbard!

Free it from the folks who brought us Oslo, who have now jumped on the labeling bandwagon.

Free occupied Svalbard!

Prof. Kontorovich: Norway's decision is about discriminating against Israel

International Law expert Professor Eugene Kontorovich says Norway's labelling of Yesha products not based on international law.

'Norway's decision is about discriminating against Israel'

Norway to label products originating in Judea and Samaria

Norway government demands Israeli products be marked with where in Israel they were produced, to avoid 'misleading' customers.

Norway to label products originating in Judea and Samaria

Special meeting in Manhattan: Norway Princess visits home of Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto

Norway's Princess Märtha Louise visits Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto to ask his blessing and advice on various issues.

Norway Princess visits home of Rabbi Yoshiyahu Pinto

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik denied parole

Norwegian court rules that Breivik poses equal risk to time of sentencing, 11 years ago.

Norwegian mass murderer Anders Breivik denied parole

Prosecutor: Norway murderer still very dangerous

Prosecutor in Norway says mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik shouldn't be released from prison.

Prosecutor: Norway murderer still very dangerous

Norwegian mass murderer gives Nazi salute to court

Mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik gives Nazi salute as he arrives in court for parole hearing.

Norwegian mass murderer gives Nazi salute

Norway attacker to undergo psychiatric evaluation

Man who killed five people in a bow-and-arrow attack handed over to health services amid speculation he may have mental health issues.

Norway attacker to undergo psychiatric evaluation

Norway terrorist randomly targeted his victims

Local police say terrorist who carried out bow and arrow attack randomly broke into some of his victims' homes and killed them there.

Norway terrorist randomly targeted his victims

Norway: Man who killed five with bow and arrow was a convert to Islam

Police were previously in contact with the suspect due to concerns of radicalization, police chief says.

Man who killed five with bow and arrow was a convert to Islam

Norway: 5 killed in bow and arrow attack

Attacker uses unusual weapon in mass-casualty incident in Norwegian city of Kogsberg

Norway: 5  killed in bow and arrow attack

Watch: Norway drops all COVID-19 restrictions

Could other nations follow in its path?

Watch: Norway drops all COVID restrictions player

Norway exhibition claims Palestinians 'live with daily crucifixions'

Norwegian church hosts photo exhibition saying Palestinians are ‘crucified daily.’

Norway exhibition: Palestinians 'live with daily crucifixions'

Norwegian pension fund boycotting Israel invested in firms allegedly tied to slave labor

Report details fund boycotting Judea and Samaria while investing in Chinese companies tied to forced labor and sanctioned Russian entities.

Norwegian pension fund boycotting Israel accused of hypocrisy

Report: UK gov giving millions to NGO funding anti-Israel legal cases

New research suggests that the UK's funding of the anti-Israel group revealed a “deliberate lack of transparency” by government department.

UK gov giving millions to NGO funding anti-Israel legal cases

Norway imam claims 'it is necessary to kill Jews'

Norwegian imam who has promoted interfaith dialogue said Jews should be killed.

Norway imam claims 'it is necessary to kill Jews'

Norway's largest pension fund divests from companies tied to Judea & Samaria

Move, which includes excluding major players such as Motorola, called "sheer bias" and tacit acceptance of BDS by human rights lawyer.

Norway pension fund divests from firms tied to Judea & Samariaplayer

Danish court upholds 7-yr sentence for Iranian spy

Norwegian citizen of Iranian background had been found guilty of spying and attempting to kill Iranian Arab dissident.

Danish court upholds 7-yr sentence for Iranian spy

Norwegian city relents: Holocaust survivors can move to Jewish nursing home

Skien municipality backtracks following outcry, will allow 2 Holocaust survivors to move to Norway's only Jewish nursing home.

Norway: Holocaust survivors can move to Jewish nursing home

Norwegian city won't let 2 Holocaust survivors move to Jewish nursing home

Skien municipality rejects request of 2 Holocaust survivors to be allowed to move to Norway's only Jewish nursing home.

Norway: Holocaust survivors can't move to Jewish nursing home

Chinese health experts call to suspend Pfizer vaccine in elderly after Norwegian deaths

Experts: Death incidents in Norway prove mRNA COVID-19 vaccines' efficacy 'not as good as expected'.

Call to suspend Pfizer vaccine in elderly after Norwegian deaths

29 die in Norway after receiving Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

Chief Physician: Common reactions to vaccine, including fever and nausea, 'may have contributed to a fatal outcome in some frail patients.'

29 die in Norway after receiving Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

Norway approves extradition of 1982 Paris attack suspect

Norway agrees to extradite Walid Abdulrahman Abu Zayed, wanted by French authorities for attack on restaurant in a Jewish area of Paris.

Norway approves extradition of 1982 Paris attack suspect

Norway: Suspect in 1982 Paris attack loses extradition appeal

Norway court rules that legal conditions for extraditing suspect in 1982 attack in Jewish quarter in Paris have been met.

Norway: Suspect in 1982 Paris attack loses extradition appeal

Norway will extradite suspect in deadly 1982 bombing of Paris Jewish restaurant to France

Norwegian court rules suspect in bombing of Paris kosher restaurant which killed 6 should be extradited to France.

Norway to extradite suspect in 1982 bombing of Jewish restaurant

Norwegian court approves extradition of terror suspect to France

Norwegian court approves extradition request from France for suspect linked to 1982 attack in a Jewish neighborhood.

Norway approves extradition of terror suspect to France

Man linked to 1982 attack on Paris Jewish cafe to remain in jail

Norway court rules that suspect linked to 1982 attack in a Jewish neighborhood in Paris will remain in detention for four weeks.

Man linked to attack on Paris Jewish cafe to remain in jail

Norway arrests suspect linked to 1982 attack on Paris Jews

Arrest made in connection with anti-Semitic attack in which 6 people were murdered at a Paris restaurant in 1982.

Norway arrests suspect linked to 1982 attack on Paris Jews

Norway will withhold funding to Palestinians over textbooks promoting hate and violence

Norwegian government vows to withhold half of funds it gives to Palestinian Authority over textbooks promoting violence and hatred.

Norway to withhold funds to PA over textbooks promoting violence

Second European ordered to leave India participating in demonstrations

India orders Norwegian tourist to leave after she joins protests against citizenship law. 'Police okayed participation,' tourist says.

India ejects second European 'for protesting'

Norway: Ruling coalition wants to freeze aid to PA

Members of the ruling coalition call on government to reduce or withhold aid to PA over incitement.

Norway: Ruling coalition wants to freeze aid to PA

Norway mayor: Don't use Star of David as a Christmas decoration

Citing Israel, Norwegian mayor asks church to replace Star-of-David holiday decoration.

Norway mayor: Don't use Star of David as a Christmas decoration

Norway intensifies fight against anti-Semitism

Norwegian minister pledges to accelerate nation's 'Action Plan against Anti-Semitism' in response to 'new forms' of Jew-hatred.

Norway intensifies fight against anti-Semitism

Norway: Public broadcaster apologizes for ‘Jewish swine’ cartoon

NRK apologizes for cartoon in which Scrabble player makes anti-Semitic word after defending cartoon for weeks.

Norway: Public broadcaster apologizes for ‘Jewish swine’ cartoon

Norway’s state broadcaster airs ‘Jewish swine’ cartoon

Norway's NRK says cartoon uses 'indecent and indefensible,' denies cartoon was anti-Semitic in nature.

Norway’s state broadcaster airs ‘Jewish swine’ cartoon

Cruise ship reaches Norway after dramatic rescue at stormy sea

The rescue operations were extremely risky due to the strong winds and the 26-foot waves which rocked the boat from side to side.

Cruise ship reaches Norway after dramatic rescue at stormy sea

Rapper who cursed Jews won't be prosecuted

Norwegian rapper who cursed Jews during performance was criticizing Israel, prosecutors say.

Rapper who cursed Jews won't be prosecuted