Suspiciously many people walked around with walkie-talkies in the area just before the murder of Palme. Ny Tid's journalist was close by on the fateful night when Sweden's prime minister was shot. We ask why the police ignored a number of matching testimonies.
Olof Palme was shot down and killed on an open street in Stockholm late on the evening of February 28, 1986. The news of the murder came as a shock to many. It was to develop into a trauma and nightmare for Sweden. The incident hangs like a stain on the police and judiciary to this day. In 2016, it is 30 years since the crime was committed.
When John F. Kennedy incited Cuban refugees to the invasion of Pig Bay just over 40 years ago, the CIA believed the "liberators" would be greeted by cheering Cubans. That's not how it went, says Arnljot Løseth, associate professor of history at Volda University College.
First May and other days of major socialist demonstrations and meetings, red flags are seen in Norway and all over the world. What is the reason for this use of the red flag in the socialist movement around the world? Erling Outzen has made history easy.
It is perhaps the most striking profile of early music that will be experienced when the Catalan gambist, conductor and music scientist Jordi Savall visits the Oslo Chamber Music Festival, which begins today.
7930 survivors following the Srebrenica massacre are now facing charges against the Netherlands and the UN. The Dutch UN soldiers were under the command of a Norwegian officer as they watched the Serbs slaughter. By Harald Eraker
For the first time in several years, Chechens gathered to demonstrate in front of the Storting and outside the Russian embassy: "That the regime is getting worse and that Ny Tid and the Norwegian media are now writing about this means that we are gathering," says one of the protesters.
– As an adult, I feel a rage against the mission and the school authorities. The years as a little girl at boarding school in Japan took away from me the ability to love and the belief in having my own family, says Kari Grasmo.
In this week's edition, Ny Tid can state that former peace mediator Thorvald Stoltenberg himself in the UN system has been referred to as a "Serbian supporter". Professor Arne Johan Vetlesen writes in the article that Stoltenbergs has a co-responsibility for the Srebrenica massacre in which 8000 Muslims were executed.
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