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Meeting with Norwegian Ambassador to Russia Rune Resaland

On September 4, 2020, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had a meeting with Rune Resaland, Norwegian Ambassador to Russia, and Eirik Bergene, Embassy Counselor. On September 4, 2020, Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had a meeting with Rune Resaland, Norwegian Ambassador to Russia, and Eirik Bergene, Embassy Counselor. The following issues were discussed during the meeting: possible scenarios for the development of events in Belarus and their impact on the future of relations between...

07.09.2020

EU-Russia Relations Discussed at Meeting with Norwegian Diplomats

... state and dynamics of relations between Russia and the European Union, the development of international cooperation in the Arctic region, the possibility of making progress in resolving the crisis around Ukraine, and various aspects of bilateral Russia-Norway relations. The meeting was moderated by Rune Resaland, Norwegian Ambassador to Russia.

15.10.2019

Meeting with the Ambassador of Norway Rune Resaland

On November 9, 2018, Rune Resaland, the Ambassador of Norway to Russia, visited Russian International Affairs Council. Meeting with the Ambassador of Norway Rune Resaland On November 9, 2018, Rune Resaland, the Ambassador of Norway to Russia, visited Russian International Affairs Council. The Norwegian ...

11.11.2018

Andrey Kortunov Gives a Public Lecture in Oslo on the Crisis of Trust in Relations between Russia and the West

On September 28, 2018, Andrey Kortunov RIAC Director General was giving a public lecture at Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), Oslo, focusing on "Global Disorder and Distrust: the Collapse of Trust between Russia and the West." On September 28, 2018, Andrey Kortunov RIAC Director General was giving a public lecture at Norwegian Institute of International Affairs (NUPI), Oslo, focusing on "Global Disorder and Distrust: the Collapse of Trust between Russia and the...

30.09.2018

Oslo Seminar Discusses Future of Russia-Ukraine Relations

On September 11, 2018, Oslo (Norway) hosted a seminar on «The Future of Russian-Ukrainian Relations», organized by Norwegian Defense Research Establishment (Forsvarets forskningsinstitutt). On September 11, 2018, Oslo (Norway) hosted a seminar on «The Future of Russian-Ukrainian ...

17.09.2018

Appeasing Norway

With a population of barely 5 million people and positioned in peaceful Scandinavia, Norway does not appear to be an obvious instigator of great power conflicts. The calm in Scandinavia throughout the Cold War was the result of the non-militarised buffer status of Sweden and Finland as they did not join NATO, while the military activity ...

15.10.2017

A Meeting with Norwegian Diplomats

On June 22 Andrey Kortunov, RIAC Director General, had a meeting with the staff members of the Embassy of Norway in Moscow. The meeting focused on the issues of European security, the future of pan-European institutions, international cooperation in the Arctic, current state and short-term prospects for development of Russia–U.S. relations. Ukrainian crisis ...

24.06.2017

Arctic Oil and Gas Resource Development: Current Situation and Prospects

Policy brief #8/2016 The decline in global oil prices that began in the summer of 2014 carries with it a number of risks in assembling a whole range of major oil and gas projects, including shale gas extraction projects, deep-water offshore projects and projects in the Arctic shelf. In these conditions, despite the ongoing surplus of global oil production in relation to consumption, the question nevertheless arises: how can we maintain current production levels in the medium and long-term and ensure...

10.10.2016

Rights behind Bars – Even for Terrorists

... considered to be inhuman or degrading, it would still be so even in a sea view penthouse – as physical comfort is not directly related to mental issues resulting from imposed solitude. While the Norwegian case might be an extreme one, it shows that Norway protects human rights of everyone in its jurisdiction, including those deprived of their liberty. Unfortunately, many countries – including the US , Russia , Japan , and many others – cannot show the same results. Maybe it is time ...

22.04.2016
 

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