Murmansk

Type: City
Name: Murmansk
Country: Russia
Latitude: 68.959999
Longitude: 33.080002
population: 319,266
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Murmansk fights Moscow over Transport Hub

Kovtun this week met with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and his deputy Arkady Dvorkovich in a bid to get assurances on continued government support to the grand local infrastructure project. Following the meeting, the governor underlined that the development ... [Published Barents Observer - 14 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Amid clampdown, Barents journalists intensify cooperation

Arne Egil Tønseth and Amund Trellevik with Barents Press Norway can welcome to the largest ever annual meeting in the informal journalist network. Barents Press was formed 20 years ago, aimed to facilitate for better cross-border reporting among journalists ... [Published Barents Observer - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

28 years older, but none the wiser

The consequences of the Chernobyl accident were catastrophic, also for Norway. In addition to doing irreversible damage to Norwegian flora and fauna, the Norwegian Radiation Protection Authority estimated in 2009 that the accident has cost Norway approximately ... [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Video: Meteor captured by dashboard camera blazing over sky in Russia

Dashboard camera footage captured the bright ball of light soaring across the sky above Murmansk in north-west Russia[1] last Friday. The driver and passengers of the car can be heard stopping their conversation and gasping as the meteor blazes in the ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 23 2014]
Entities: Russia, Murmansk
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Sweden boosts military spending, cuts nuclear safety aid

Prime Minister Frederik Reinfeldt and his government’s coalition partners say in an op-ed in newspaper Dagens Nyheter that the Ukraine Crisis heightens risks.“The recent past has been characterized by a deeply disturbing development in and around Ukraine. ... [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Meteor captured by dashcam in Russia

A driver and passengers of a car in Russia are taken by surprise as a meteor soars past them in the port city of Murmansk Dashboard camera footage captured the bright ball of light soaring across the sky above Murmansk in north-west Russia The driver ... [Published Telegraph - Apr 23 2014]
Entities: Russia, Murmansk
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

How The Rest Of Russia Will Pay For Crimea

MOSCOW  — Russian President  Vladimir Putin  declared publicly last week that investment in recently annexed Crimea would not come at the expense of other government projects. Still, it appears that reducing investment in other regions cannot be avoided. ... [Published Worldcrunch - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Rosneft looks at Murmansk gas field

In an interview to  TV station TV 21 , Murmansk Governor Marina Kovtun confirms that Rosneft now is the licenseholder to the Murmanskoye field, a hydrocarbon structure located about 200 km north of Murmansk. The development of the field is part of the ... [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Norway triples visa processing time

Five working days for processing a visa has been the guiding rule since 2007 and since Norway in 2011 introduced the online visa-application system, even down to three working days .Presenting the Government’s High North Policy, then-Minister of Foreign ... [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Dmitry Medvedev: project of Murmansk Transportation Hub to be implemented as scheduled and in full

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has supported the Governor of the Murmansk Region Marina Kovtun concerning the project on the development of Murmansk Transportation Hub and ordered to implement the project as scheduled and in full. As IAA PortNews ... [Published Portnews - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Lavna port to build $500m coal terminal

The Lavna seaport plans to invest RUB 17.6bn (approx. USD 493.27m) in the construction of a coal terminal on the western shore of the Kola Bay in the Murmansk Region. Lavna, the Murmansk Region governor, and state contracting authority Rostransmodernization ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 1 reports

Arctic Convoy veteran finally recognised for his heroism during World War II - 25 years after he died

Frederick John Hennessey's wife Edna received posthumous Arctic Star honour on his behalfHe braved horrific conditions and constant danger in service of his country – in what was later dubbed the “most dangerous journey in the world” by Winston Churc ... [Published Wales Online - Apr 23 2014]

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Joe was proud ofof the time he spent in service to his country, particularly his participation in an operation, "Murmansk Run.” His ship was part of an escort providing protection from the German U-boat wolf packs that preyed upon convoys of merchant ships carrying arms and materials across the North Atlantic, around Norway, to Murmansk, Russia. The Murmansk Run was perilous duty but vital to the war effort and continued from 1942 through 1945. Joe loved to tell about his and his buddies’ extracurricular activities, escapades and adventures in ports of call all around the world; and they were wild! After all, they were a bunch of young sailors!"
"You get a group of people, all like-minded, working together on a shared goal. That part hasn't changed" he says
"Meteor clouds create meteor showers, 20-25 flashes in the sky over the course of several hours. Usually they are not bright, but this object was larger" Smirnov said
...19), a little more than a year after another airburst lit up the skies above Chelyabinsk, about 1,300 miles (2,090 kilometers) to the southeast. "Most observers identified the object as a meteorite, though officials have neither confirmed it nor said where the fragments are likely to have landed" the Russian news outlet RT News r

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FLASHBACK: Borey-class nuclear subs deployed to... [Published Sott.net - 1 hour ago]
Murmansk fights Moscow over Transport Hub [Published Barents Observer - 14 hours ago]
Amid clampdown, Barents journalists intensify c... [Published Barents Observer - 14 hours ago]
Meteor Sneak Attack From Space Imminent [Published The Guardian Express - Apr 24 2014]
28 years older, but none the wiser [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
A Crisis in Crisis Management [Published Free Internet Press - Apr 23 2014]
Arctic Energy Exploration Efforts Heat – Marine... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 23 2014]
Sweden boosts military spending, cuts nuclear s... [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
Video: Meteor captured by dashboard camera blaz... [Published DailyMe.Com - Apr 23 2014]
The Arctic This Week: 14 – 21 April, 2014 [Published The Arctic Institute - Center for Circumpolar S ... - Apr 23 2014]
Meteor captured by dashcam in Russia [Published Telegraph - Apr 23 2014]
MARTY RUSSELL: Mother Earth not happy with one ... [Published NEMS 360 - Apr 23 2014]
OJSC PhosAgro : PhosAgro Fertilizer Production ... [Published Investegate - Apr 23 2014]
How The Rest Of Russia Will Pay For Crimea [Published Worldcrunch - Apr 23 2014]
Rosneft looks at Murmansk gas field [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
Norway triples visa processing time [Published Barents Observer - Apr 23 2014]
Dmitry Medvedev: project of Murmansk Transporta... [Published Portnews - Apr 23 2014]
Gazprom’s Arctic reserves expected to grow [Published Oil & Gas Eurasia - Apr 23 2014]
Lavna port to build $500m coal terminal [Published Individual.com - Apr 23 2014]
Arctic Convoy veteran finally recognised for hi... [Published Wales Online - Apr 23 2014]
Joseph V. Montalban, 89 [Published Daily Inter Lake - Apr 22 2014]
Meteor Explosion Lights Up In Russia [Published French Tribune - Apr 22 2014]
An activist's drama on the high seas [Published Marion Star - Apr 22 2014]
Russia To Create United Naval Base System For S... [Published Eurasia Review - Apr 22 2014]
Adviser Profile: Robin Melley of Matrix Capital [Published Citywire - Apr 22 2014]
Arctic Energy Exploration Efforts Heat Up [Published Marine Link - Apr 22 2014]
Fireball Flying Over Northern Russian City... [Published Red Orbit - Apr 22 2014]
The Lyrids meteor shower should put on a show o... [Published PhysOrg.com - Apr 22 2014]
Russia’s dirtiest oil company to drill gas for ... [Published Bellona Foundation - Apr 22 2014]
Another Space Fireball Explodes Over Russia (VI... [Published Huffington Post UK - Apr 22 2014]
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Arctic Energy Exploration Efforts Heat – Marine... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Apr 23 2014]
Oil and gas—and also mining—are the drivers today propelling Arctic maritime operations and the construction of new vessels able to operate in extreme latitudes.  While the gas and oil resources can be recovered in the Arctic or far north and shipped ...
The Arctic This Week: 14 – 21 April, 2014 [Published The Arctic Institute - Center for Circumpolar S ... - Apr 23 2014]
Courtesy of ilovegreenland on flickr. By Kevin Casey ,  Maura Farrell ,   Doris Friedrich and  Seth Myers  The Arctic This Week 2014:14Welcome and thanks for joining us this week for another edition of TATW! We hope that you find TATW interesting ...
In Russia, World’s First Ice-Resistant Oil Plat... [Published Think Progress - Apr 21 2014]
the Prirazlomnaya oil platform is towed to the Arctic seaport of Murmansk, 900 miles north of Moscow, Russia. CREDIT: AP/Andrei Pronin With Russian President Vladimir Putin on hand, the Russian Arctic offshore oil platform Prirazlomnaya, the first ...
Watch a Meteor Come Down in Murmansk, Russia [Published The Daily What - Apr 21 2014]
It's amazing seeing that flash. Submitted by:(via SciNews ) Tagged: meteor , Video , russia , dashcams Share on Facebook ...
Meteor or UFO? Fireball lights up sky [Published CNN.com - Video - Apr 19 2014]
Russia Today says officials have not yet identified this mysterious object seen in the sky over Murmansk, Russia. ...
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