Norway slams Palestinian Authority for glorifying terrorists with its money

Norway on Friday condemned the Palestinian Authority’s naming of a woman’s centre in the West Bank after a female terrorist who took part in the 1978 Coastal Road massacre...

Norwegian Jewish leader: Trade union’s boycott vote was antisemitic

In a rare rebuke, the leader of Norway’s Jewish community said that antisemitism motivated a local trade union to pass a resolution urging a boycott of Israel. Ervin Kohn, president...

Cartoon in Norwegian newspaper compares circumcision to paedophilia

A cartoon in one of Norway’s largest newspapers compared circumcision to paedophilia amid a debate in that country over whether to ban the religious practice. The cartoon, published on Tuesday...

Norway’s largest trade union backs boycott of Israel

Norway’s largest trade union has voted in favour of a boycott against Israel, a decision immediately condemned by Israeli diplomats who judged it “immoral.” The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions...

Oslo chief rabbi: Israel shouldn’t intervene in Norway circumcision debate

It is not in the Jewish community’s interest for the Israeli government to get involved after Norway’s Progress Party voted last week in favour of a ban on circumcision of...

Norway’s Progress Party calls for ban on circumcision of boys

The right-wing Progress Party in Norway voted on Saturday in favour of a law banning religious circumcision of children under the age of 16, a day after the environment...

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