Tagged: Ministry of Defence

Grete Faremo new Minister of Defence

Grete Faremo is Norway’s new Minister of Defence. She received the keys for her new office from her predecessor, Anne-Grete Strøm-Erichsen, who as of today is Minister of Health. Espen Barth Eide and Ragnhild...

Norwegian cluster munitions soon to be history

  “We wish to follow up our international efforts with practical action here at home, and we have wanted to make a start on the destruction of these weapons as quickly as possible but...

Norwegian frigate to join EU NAVFOR Atalanta

The Norwegian Government has decided to send a new Nansen-Class Frigate to the EU anti-piracy naval operation ATALANTA outside Somalia. Planning and preparation will now start with a view to deploy from Norway in...