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Police director quits as embassy probe remains stalled

She'd recently signed on for another term, but the head of Norway's state police directorate, Ingelin Killengreen, is quitting after all. Her resignation comes...

Embassies must clear security plans

Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Støre said Wednesday that embassies located in Oslo have been told to inform local authorities about any extraordinary security measures...

More harsh truths from WikiLeaks

NEWS ANALYSIS: A new batch of confidential documents made available by website WikiLeaks, and mostly stemming from the US Embassy in Oslo, reveal more...

Foreign Minister discussed surveillance with Hillary Clinton

Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Støre met with US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday and among topics on the agenda was the controversial...

Computer security chief resigns

Government communications systems have been under fire in recent months over inadequate security measures. Now the man in charge of them has resigned, along...

US blasts Norway’s anti-terror efforts, minister rejects criticism

Norwegian Justice Minister Knut Storberget reacted strongly on Tuesday to critical remarks about Norway's anti-terrorism efforts made by the US ambassador to Norway and...

Silence disrupts surveillance probe

A police investigation into controversial surveillance carried out by the US Embassy in Oslo has been stymied by the investigators' inability to question the...

WikiLeaks unveils embassy documents

Norwegian media were reporting Sunday night that among the tens of thousands of diplomatic documents revealed by WikiLeaks, more than 700 were sent from...

Government secrets still going out

Top government officials in Norway have continued to send out high-level communication of classified information over insecure computer lines, reports newspaper Aftenposten. That's opened...

‘No permission given’ for US surveillance

Justice Minister Knut Storberget shared what he's learned so far about a controversial US Embassy surveillance program in Oslo with members of  the Norwegian...

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