Ermittlungen wegen mutmasslichen Betrugs

In Zusammenhang mit dem Erwerb eines Fünfprozent Anteils in der Kaupthing Bank durch Q Iceland Finance, ein Beteiligungsunternehmen im Besitz des Scheichs Mohamed bin Khalifa Al-Thani von Qatar, im September 2008, ist nun eine Anzahl von Personen in Ermittlungen werwickelt.

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Iceland Condemns North Korea’s Nuclear Test

Iceland’s Minister for Foreign Affairs Össur Skarphédinsson harshly condemned North Korea’s experimental nuclear test last night. The minister said the Icelandic government is against all usage of nuclear weapons and will lobby for decreased usage of such weapons internationally.

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H1N1 Swine Flu Virus Reaches Iceland

An Icelandic man was diagnosed with the H1N1 virus, a.k.a. the swine flu, on Saturday. Five of the man’s family members, who had all experienced vague flu symptoms, were tested, but as determined today, they had not been infected with the virus.

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Employee of Treatment Home Charged with Sex Crimes

A former employee of a treatment home for teenagers has been charged with sexual violence against three teenage girls while he worked there. The investigation is in its final stages and three cases will be submitted to the National Commissioner of the Icelandic Police in the coming days.

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