Russia Invades Norway

A Norwegian television channel says that it will air a fictional TV drama created by celebrated author Jo Nesbo, depicting a Russian invasion of Norway after radical environmentalists seize power and freeze the Scandinavian nation's oil and gas industry. TV2 drama chief Christopher Haug said on Saturday that the 10 episode drama which starts on October 4th is "foremost about Norway and Norwegians, not Russia or Russians." In Occupied (Okkupert), Russia partly occupies Norway to resume the oil industry following a secret

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