Tagged: Gaza strip

Sweden and Norway protest Israel arrests

Both countries censure the Israeli Navy’s action against Gaza Strip-bound boat Marianne av Göteborg Michael Sandelson The Foreigner The Marianne av Göteborg, which was sailing under a Swedish flag and was part of the...

Olmert et al may face arrest in Norway

Six Norwegian lawyers are seeking to file a lawsuit against former Israeli Premier Ehud Olmert and other Israeli officials over the Gaza war.  The lawsuit which will be filed with the Norwegian chief prosecutor...

UN official calls for cease-fire in Gaza

Oslo, Norway – A top U.N. official for Gaza called Tuesday for an immediate cease-fire in Israel’s offensive there and said more border crossings must be opened so that sufficient aid can reach victims...

Norwegian police detain 27 in clashes over Gaza

Oslo police detained at least 27 people on Thursday after pro-Israeli and pro-Palestinian demonstrators clashed in one of the worst such outbursts in the Norwegian capital since the 1980s. To read the full story...