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'Joan Laporta knows I'll say "yes" to anything he asks in football': Erling Haaland's agent ...

The Daily Mail 01 Feb 2023
Erling Haaland's agent Rafaela Pimenta has hinted that the Man City striker could be destined for Spain one day, as she claims the 22-year-old is worth £1billion ... 'We made Pogba at 80 million and everyone said... She recalled visiting the Norway international with an 84-page report about his social media, which he demanded reading in its entirety ... .

Q&A: Rana Foroohar on the ‘silences’ in economics coverage

Columbia Journalism Review 01 Feb 2023
Journalism unions from Finland, Denmark, Norway, and Iceland severed ties with the International Federation of Journalists, a global grouping of media unions, after accusing the body of “corruptive activity” and of failing to expel Russian members that have set up shop in occupied territory in Ukraine.

Nordic unions leaving international media body over Russia

Federal News Radio 31 Jan 2023
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A group of Nordic journalists’ unions said Tuesday they have left the International Federation of Journalists, which the Norwegian association accused of failing to react to the existence of a Russian media union in occupied areas of Ukraine.

Rapids sign Australian D Alex Gersbach

Henry Herald 30 Jan 2023
The Colorado Rapids have signed defender Alex Gersbach from the French Ligue 2 side Grenoble Foot 38 ... Prior to that, he played professionally in Denmark, the Netherlands, Norway and his native Australia. --Field Level Media. .

Ukraine wants more from 'tank coalition' as it awaits arrival of western firepower

The National 26 Jan 2023
Ukraine welcomed the announcements but said 300 to 500 tanks were needed for them to be a "game changer" ... Finland ... Norway Defence Minister Bjorn Arild Gram told broadcaster NRK that Norway "supports the donation of battle tanks to Ukraine Norway will take part" ... Reports in Norwegian media suggest eight could be provided out of a stock of 36 ... ....

Norwegian Police to Release Russian Wagner Deserter

Moscow Times 25 Jan 2023
The Norwegian police are planning to release a former member of the Russian mercenary group Wagner who was arrested for entering the country illegally after he fled Russia earlier this month, the National Police Immigration Service told local media on Wednesday ... During his detention, Medvedev applied for asylum in Norway, according to local media.

Which countries are supplying tanks to Ukraine?

Al Jazeera 25 Jan 2023
Here’s what we know so far ... Norway. Norwegian officials are currently weighing whether to send some of the country’s stock of 36 Leopard 2 tanks to Ukraine, according to national media reports. NATO member Norway, which also borders Russia, may contribute either four or eight of the tanks, the Dagens Naeringsliv newspaper reported late on Tuesday ... .

Shetlanders send short film protesting oil field plans in Norway

Anadolu Agency 21 Jan 2023
Shetlanders have sent a short film pleading for Norway to resist the development of a controversial oil field, media reports said Friday. . The film, Dear Norway, urges their “siblings across the sea” to “do the right thing and leave the oil in the ground.” In other words ... 🇳🇴 Dear Norway….

NATO nation fines Russian sailors over uniforms – media

Russia Today 21 Jan 2023
Police in Norway have fined two Russian sailors for wearing camouflage work uniforms, which were deemed likely to distress residents, local media reported on Friday. Last week, police in the city of Kirkenes in Norway's northern province of Finnmark said that they had ...

Shetland youth send Norway ‘message in a bottle’: Stop Rosebank

Upstream Online 20 Jan 2023
In a short video posted on social media this week by the group Dear Norway, a boy pens a letter to Norway as a roster of young Shetlanders narrate, ...

Austrian skier Kriechmayr wins classic downhill in Kitzbühel

Wtop 20 Jan 2023
“I have been really fighting ... “But I wanted to do things better this time. I took a lot of risks ... Wearing bib No ... Ganong finished 0.46 behind Kriechmayr in seventh and later told media he planned to retire after the season. Kriechmayr remained the only skier not from Norway or Switzerland to win a men’s World Cup race this season ... ___. More AP skiing.

As Russia's only aircraft carrier falls apart, some Russians want to undo a shady ship ...

Yahoo Daily News 17 Jan 2023
Kuznetsov is now in such bad shape that can neither move under its own power nor be towed, for fear that the ship might capsize, according to Ukrainian media. Admiral Kuznetsov off the coast of northern Norway in October 2016.Reuters ... In a bit of poetic justice, China's copies had a habit of crashing, which Russian media gleefully pointed out ... ....

Russian Ex-Wagner Commander Flees to Norway, Seeks Asylum – Reports

Moscow Times 16 Jan 2023
A former commander for Russia’s Wagner private military group who claims to have witnessed several extrajudicial killings has fled to Norway and requested asylum, Russian activists and Norwegian media reported ... Norwegian media said Medvedev, whose identity was not known at ...

Actor who starred in one of Putin's favorite movies says he's now prepared to fight ...

Business Insider 16 Jan 2023
Artur Smolyaninov, a prominent Russian film actor, in 2009 ... The movie is said to be one of Putin's all-time favorites ... "Everything collapsed ... Smolyaninov was fined 30,000 rubles ($439) for discrediting Russia's military in October 2022, the media outlet said. Later that month he crossed the border into Norway by foot and started living in exile ... ....

International destinations excited to welcome back Chinese travelers

People Daily 16 Jan 2023
Return of holidaymakers the 'last puzzle piece' for full tourism recovery ... The French embassy in China and the tourism agencies of countries including Canada, Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, Israel and Norway posted in December welcome messages for Chinese tourists on Chinese social media ... (Web editor. Cai Hairuo, Liang Jun). .

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