Support The Moscow Times!

Border Deal With Norway

Norway and Russia signed on Tuesday an agreement in Oslo on facilitation of travel for border residents in the two countries, the Norwegian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

“The agreement on a local border traffic regime will significantly simplify travel for border residents, and will thus facilitate increased contact between Norway and Russia,” Foreign Minister Jonas Gahr Stoere said.

(Bloomberg)

Read more

The need for honest and objective information on Russia is more relevant now than ever before!

To keep our newsroom in Moscow running, we need your support.