Tagged: Libya

Prime Minister at High-Level Meeting on Libya

The UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon hosted a High-Level Meeting on Libya on Tuesday, September 20 on the margins of the UN General Assembly. Norway’s Prime Minister Jens Stoltenberg delivered the following address during the...

Norway asks the UN to release frozen Libyan funds

Norway sent an application to the UN Sanctions Committee on Libya yesterday asking for Libyan funds that have been frozen in Norway since March this year to be released. “There are grave humanitarian needs...

Norway and the Germa Lionel Case

Sailors were held and mistreated in Libya decades ago By John Erik Stacy Norwegian jets have dropped hundreds of bombs in Libya this spring as part of the NATO-led campaign to hit pro-Gaddafi targets....

Hackers attack Norwegian Armed Forces

The Norwegian Armed Forces were exposed to a massive cyber attack after Norwegian fighter jets participated in the bombing of Libya, according to Verdens Gang . The attack happened through an e-mail sent to...

Norwegian F-16s will see action in Libya

In an extraordinary meeting of the Council of State on Wednesday morning, a Royal Decree was adopted authorising the Minister of Defence to provide a Norwegian military contribution to operations in Libya with a...