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| Global neglect of millions forced from their homes by conflict branded 'pitiful'

Added: 26.05.2019 17:24 | 13 views | 0 comments

Top official condemns lack of focus on record 41 million people left homeless in their own countries after fleeing violence
Record numbers of people have been forced from their homes by conflict in a crisis that has received “pitiful” international attention, the head of the Norwegian Refugee Council has said.
A total of 41.3 million people were living in a state of internal displacement by the end of 2018 due to violence, researchers for the organisation found, with increasing numbers unable to return home for protracted periods. This is a rise of more than a million on the previous year.
Because they haven’t crossed a border, they receive pitiful global attention

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Venezuela government, opposition will return to Norway for talks, Oslo says

Added: 25.05.2019 21:34 | 19 views | 0 comments

Representatives of Venezuela's government and the opposition will return to Norway for a second round of talks to help resolve their months-long conflict, the Norwegian Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.


Women's World Cup 2019: Norway win the 1995 tournament - 18 days to go

Added: 21.05.2019 11:16 | 12 views | 0 comments

BBC Sport remembers Norway's 2-0 win over Germany in the 1995 final, a game reportedly watched on television by one in four Norwegians.


Northbound: Skateboarding on Frozen Sand 4K

Added: 28.05.2017 5:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

Ice, driftwood, foamy waves and ... skateboards? Four skaters head north to the cold Norwegian coast, applying their urban skills to a wild canvas of beach flotsam, frozen sand and pastel skies. The result is a beautiful mashup — biting winds and short days, ollies and a frozen miniramp.



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