Monthly Archives: February 2011

Israel Oslo embassy case on hold

In an interesting turn of events, Dagen informs us that the notice served on Israel embassy in Oslo to vacate premises in 1 year has been withdrawn. For bureaucratic reasons. Which apparently surfaced after Ynet wrote a story on the…

Aftenposten has deleted Israel from the map

Browsing the MIFF site I found this article, which features Aftenpostens insulting map of the Middle East in relation to an article analyzing the ongoing crisis in the ME and North African region. Rather than reinventing the wheel, let me…

Disingenuous Norwegian Church Aid

Vårt Land brings us today a that the Secretary General of Norwegian Church Aid thinks Norway should protest against an Israeli law proposal that would ban Israeli proponents of Israel boycott. He cites 40 Israeli human rights organizations that protest…

IDF invited to SKUP conference

SKUP is a Norwegian foundation for a critical and investigative press, formally founded in Bergen in 1991. One of their missions is to arrange a yearly conference dedicated to explorative journalism. This year features a very special invited guest: the…