Turnout in Regional Parliament Elections (2011-2015)

Patchwork Stories

  • 12/01/2015
    Atle Staalesen, The Independent Barents Observer
    In five years, goods turnover at Russia’s leading Arctic port has dropped by more than 50 percent. The port, a cornerstone infrastructure object in Murmansk Oblast, in the first ten months of 2015 had a 3,8 percent decline compared with the same period 2014, the Independent Barents Observer reports. That result brings goods turnover in the...
  • 11/27/2015
    Arina Ulyanova, Murmansk State Humanities University
    Almost five thousand asylum seekers have crossed the Norwegian-Russian border since the European migrant crisis arose. And they still continue to come. The Norwegian government rings the alarm: all the reception centers in Finnmark are overloaded, and now it has been decided to toughen the asylum regulations. A timeline of the refugee situation at...