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Norway public broadcaster apologizes for spoofing Holocaust

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, 29/12/2016 16:39
Norwegian city approves 'settlement' boycott

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, 16/12/2016 06:32
Norway concerned over Israel's Regulation Law

Norway concerned over Israel's Regulation Law

Norway says Regulation Law "casts doubts" about Israel's support for the two-state solution.Ben Ariel, 11/12/2016 04:55
'No usable evidence' in investigation into stolen Dachau sign

'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, 04/12/2016 04:38
Stolen Dachau sign located two years later

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, 02/12/2016 22:23
Church of Norway condemns Martin Luther’s anti-Jewish legacy

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, 27/11/2016 22:57
Norway city council approves boycott of Israeli goods

Norway city council approves boycott of Israeli goods

Third largest city in Norway approves ban on products from Israeli 'settlements'.JTA, 27/11/2016 22:09
Norway seeks ban on burqas in classrooms

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, 06/10/2016 05:42
Foreign Ministry on video: 'Like Nazi propaganda'

Foreign Ministry on 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, 25/09/2016 07:14
323 reindeer killed by lightning

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, 29/08/2016 20:33
Oslo police seek man behind synagogue bomb scare

Oslo police seek man behind synagogue bomb scare

Man seen planting empty suitcase outside Norwegian capital's main synagogue in suspected hate crime.JTA, 16/05/2016 10:30
Norway grills Abbas over his terror funding

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, 15/05/2016 20:10
Abbas admits he still pays terrorists' salaries

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, 04/05/2016 20:22
Norwegian rappers slammed for using 'Jew' as slur

Norwegian rappers slammed for using 'Jew' as slur

Popular rap duo Karpe Diem use 'Jew' and 'Ariel Sharon' as insult in latest single, drawing sharp condemnation.JTA, 14/04/2016 11:15
Norwegian Ambassador meets with Hamas terror chief

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, 23/01/2016 20:39
Norwegian Mass Murderer Threatens Hunger Strike

Norwegian Mass Murderer 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, 30/09/2015 21:29
Norwegian Bank Apologizes for Anti-Semitic Stamp

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, 02/09/2015 18:27
Norwegian Posed with Guns for 'Humanitarian Work'

Norwegian Posed with Guns 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, 30/06/2015 17:17
Norway to Welcome 8,000 Syrians by Late 2017

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, 10/06/2015 22:45
Norwegian FM Warns PM Pressure on Israel will Grow

Norwegian FM Warns PM Pressure on Israel will Grow

FM Brende advises Netanyahu that international pressure over Palestinian issue will only increase after Iran nuclear deal signed.Cynthia Blank, 21/05/2015 09:09
Hotovely: There is a Consensus Regarding Jerusalem

Hotovely: There is a Consensus Regarding Jerusalem

Deputy Foreign Minister meets Norwegian Foreign, tells him Israelis agree that Jerusalem must remain united.Hezki Baruch, 20/05/2015 05:15
Three Norwegians to Prison for Belonging to ISIS

Three Norwegians 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, 08/05/2015 21:51
Norway Unlikely to 1982 Attack Suspect

Norway Unlikely to 1982 Attack Suspect

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, 06/03/2015 05:16
Trial of Suspected ISIS Jihadists Opens in Norway

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, 25/02/2015 00:14
Norwegian Muslim 'Peace Circle' Around Synagogue

Norwegian Muslim 'Peace Circle' Around Synagogue

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, 21/02/2015 21:53
Norwegian Muslim 'Ring of Peace' Gains Steam

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, 21/02/2015 19:36
Muslim 'Ring of Peace' to Encircle Oslo Synagogue

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, 19/02/2015 20:55
Denmark Vows to Stay 'On Frontline' against ISIS

Denmark Vows to Stay 'On Frontline' against ISIS

Danish government says it won't be cowed by attacks n France; Denmark and Norway investigating terror threats by IslamistsArutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2015 21:08
Norwegian NGO Funds Exhibit Erasing Israel

Norwegian NGO Funds Exhibit Erasing Israel

Maps exhibit presents Israel as 'Palestine' from NGO partnered with major US government, EU organizations.Tova Dvorin, 05/01/2015 17:07
Anti-Israel Norweigan Doctor Handed Gaza Life Ban

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, 14/11/2014 11:13
Jewish Graves Vandalized in Norway Cemetery

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, 31/10/2014 11:21
Norway: Jew? 'A Common Curse'

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, 22/10/2014 19:57
Norway: ISIS 'Planned to Slaughter Entire Family'

Norway: ISIS 'Planned to Slaughter 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, 24/09/2014 10:43
Netanyahu, Norwegian FM Focus on IS Threat

Netanyahu, Norwegian FM Focus on IS Threat

Terrorism, not Operation Protective Edge, takes center stage during diplomatic meeting as concerns over IS escalate.Hezki Baruch, 08/09/2014 16:03
'Rebuilding Gaza Without Disarming Will Bring War'

'Rebuilding Gaza Without Disarming Will Bring War'

President speaks about reconstruction of Hamas enclave with Norwegian FM, who links situation with Islamic State.Ari Yashar, 07/09/2014 14:38
Norway and Egypt Gathering Funds to Rebuild Gaza

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, 18/08/2014 10:06
Report: Norway, Turkey Offered Seaport to Hamas

Report: Norway, Turkey Offered Seaport to Hamas

Hamas's demands for unlimited transportation and import power allegedly garnering international support as talks continue.Tova Dvorin, 11/08/2014 08:24
Norway Takes Security Measures After Terror Threat

Norway Takes Security Measures After Terror Threat

Norwegian intelligence say they were informed of 'terror attack' by jihadists returning from Syria.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/07/2014 15:55
Norway Calls 'Occupier' Israel to Show Restraint

Norway Calls '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, 05/07/2014 01:05
Norway Delays International Funding Meeting for PA

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, 17/06/2014 20:02
Protests in Norway as Peres Visits

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, 13/05/2014 08:47
Peres Has 'Fond Memories of Oslo'

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, 11/05/2014 22:04
Norway Faces Danger from Syrian Jihadists

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, 25/02/2014 05:14
European Banks Boycott Israeli Banks

European Banks Boycott Israeli Banks

Two of the largest banks in northern Europe announce they will boycott Israeli banks because they operate in “occupied territories”.Elad Benari, 02/02/2014 02:26
Norway Investment Fund Boycotts Israeli Companies

Norway Investment Fund Boycotts Israeli Companies

State-owned investment fund, largest in world, boycotts two companies for construction in Jerusalem.Ari Yashar, 30/01/2014 21:23
Norwegian Collaborators Persecuted Jews in Holocaust

Norwegian Collaborators Persecuted Jews in Holocaust

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Eirik Veum of the Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation, who wrote "The Fallen" about Norwegians in SS and other Nazi units. For International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 21/01/2014 23:54
Norway Delegation: Israel Belongs to the Jews

Norway Delegation: Israel Belongs to the Jews

Christian leaders ask forgiveness over Norway's attitude, pledge support for Israel, perhaps in new Christian political party.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 05/12/2013 18:05
Norway FM Assures Circumcision Ban Will Not Happen

Norway FM Assures Circumcision Ban Will Not Happen

FM Brende reassures Simon Wiesenthal Center, which is concerned over a proposed ban on ritual circumcision.Ari Yashar, 25/11/2013 13:44
Christian Foes and Friends of Israel in Norway

Christian Foes and Friends of Israel in Norway

An interview with Odd Svere Hove, former Editor in Chief of a Norwegian Christian daily. Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 22/11/2013 06:10
Norway to Support Destruction of Chemical Weapons

Norway to Support Destruction of Chemical Weapons

Norway says it will offer logistical support for the destruction of Syria's chemical weapons arsenal.Elad Benari, 15/11/2013 05:42
Rabbi: Norway's Brit Ban is Jewish Exclusion

Rabbi: Norway's Brit Ban is Jewish Exclusion

Rabbi Margolin, General Director of EJA, calls Norway's proposed circumcision ban nothing more than 'Jewish exclusion.'Ari Yashar, 13/11/2013 16:19
A Norwegian Diplomat Who Only Harms HIs Country's Image

A Norwegian Diplomat Who Only Harms HIs Country's Image

The only Norwegian speaker at the Conference on November 6 at Haifa University, sponsored by the Norwegian embassy, is the leading anti-Israel inciter Butenschon.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 06/11/2013 12:42
Norway Help In Destroying Syrian Chemical Arms

Norway Help In Destroying Syrian Chemical Arms

Norway's political stability and water make the Scandinavian country eligible for the task of destroying Syria's WMD's.Kochava Rozenbaum , 06/10/2013 10:03
Norwegian Foreign Minister Visits Israel

Norwegian Foreign Minister Visits Israel

During a friendly meeting with the largest donor country to the PA, Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Elkin condemns PA hate education.Kochava Rozenbaum , 28/08/2013 16:26
Jew-hatred Today in Norway’s Island of Massacre

Jew-hatred Today in Norway’s Island of Massacre

Selective compassion in Norway. Giulio Meotti, 17/08/2013 22:47
Ambassador Compares Arab Terrorists to Breivik

Ambassador Compares Arab Terrorists to Breivik

Israel’s ambassador to Sweden causes an uproar after comparing Israel’s release of terrorists to Norway releasing Breivik.Elad Benari, 16/08/2013 04:16