Tag Archives: Norway

Trump’s USA & Norway: What’s the ‘Sh–hole’ Country?

Trump should dress in more appropriate garb…but we can do more sensible things. I am utterly appalled, but not surprised, by American President Donald Trump’s reported characterization of a number of developing nations as “shit–hole countries.” In his rhetoric, Trump … Continue reading

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Sleepover in school? How our kids spend mid-term in Norway

It was autumn break, or høstferie, here in Oslo a few weeks ago, when all students and school staff took a break for a week, a breather after the first hectic weeks of the school year. We moved to Norway … Continue reading

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Norway deports Iranian asylum seeker, she gets 80 lashes

This is horrific – and not surprising at all: The Iranian asylum seeker Leila Bayat, who was deported from Norway on 8 March 2017, has received 80 lashes in Tehran. During the investigation of her asylum case, the Norwegian authorities … Continue reading

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Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil on form as Germany crush Norway 6-0

Mesut Ozil was back among the goals as Germany coasted to a 6-0 victory over Norway to extend their 100 per cent record to eight matches. Evening Standard – Football

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05/25 Links Pt2: The PA, UN, and Norway behind center named after terrorist murderer Dalal Mughrabi; Jerusalem at 50: A 2,000-year-old dream

From Ian: PMW: The PA, UN, and Norway behind center named after terrorist murderer Dalal Mughrabi In another show of admiration for terrorist murderers and according to the Palestinian Authority’s policy of presenting them as role models for Palestinian youth, … Continue reading

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