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#Svalbard

# svalbard - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Nato leaders denounce Russia's 'appalling cruelty' in Ukraine as Moscow threatens Norway
# War
# War

Nato leaders denounce Russia's 'appalling cruelty' in Ukraine as Moscow threatens Norway

Updated Jun 29th 2022, 4:40 PM 31,487 Views 23 Comments
  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has been invited to participate and will speak twice via videolink.
  • British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will urge his NATO allies to boost their defence spending in response to Russia's invasion.

# svalbard - Friday 28 August, 2020

Polar bear kills man at campsite on Norway's Arctic Svalbard Islands
# Svalbard
# Svalbard

Polar bear kills man at campsite on Norway's Arctic Svalbard Islands

Aug 28th 2020, 12:30 PM 28,550 Views 23 Comments

The bear was later found dead in the car park of the local airport.

# svalbard - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral
# Svalbard
# Svalbard

Shocking photo of emaciated polar bear goes viral

Sep 15th 2015, 10:22 AM 40,458 Views 66 Comments

But is it the result of climate change or old age?

# svalbard - Friday 5 August, 2011

Teenage boy mauled to death by polar bear in Norway
# Polar Bear
# Polar Bear

Teenage boy mauled to death by polar bear in Norway

Aug 5th 2011, 3:30 PM 1,598 Views 28 Comments

Four others have been injured in the attack. The boy’s identity has not yet been confirmed.