Norway’s Carlsen awarded Chess World Championship

Magnus Carlsen wins the Chess World Championship against opponent Fabiano Caruana. The reigning champion of three years won three successive rapid-chess tiebreakers in a display of intuition and guile that overwhelmed the 26-year-old American in London.

Rockefeller Center in NYC lights Christmas tree

(29 Nov 2018) A massive Norway spruce has been lit up in a tradition that ushers in Christmastime in New York City. Mayor Bill de Blasio flipped the switch Wednesday night to light the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree. (Nov. 29)

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Race to stop Norway frigate sinking after oil tanker collision

An operation is underway to try to stop a Norwegian navy frigate from sinking after it collided with a Maltese oil tanker in a fjord in western Norway.

US tanks take part in NATO exercise in Norway

Tanks and armored vehicles belonging to the US marines drive out of a holding position on a road towards the town of Oppdal as a part of NATO’s huge Trident Juncture 18 exercise taking place in Norway. IMAGES

Norway’s military tech on display during NATO exercises

Members of Norway’s home guard, using a system combining sensors, cameras, miniature drones and remotely controlled machine guns demonstrate technology used to defend a military base assembled by NATO and the Norwegian Defense Research Establishment (FFI) during NATO’s huge ‘Trident Juncture 18’ exercise currently underway in Norway. The demonstration shows members of the Norwegian military detecting a simulated threat and using the system to open fire on the threat and dispatch a quick reaction force to neutralise it.

NATO, Russia hold drills in same area off Norway

(30 Oct 2018) NATO’s secretary-general said Tuesday he is confident that both the Western military alliance and Russia “will act in a respectable way” as the two sides hold drills in the same area in waters off Norway’s coast. (Oct. 30)

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