Vielfalt an Kandidaten und Ideen fürs Verfassungsparlament

eyglo02_dl„Meine Hoffnung ist, dass eine breite Auswahl an Leuten gewählt wird, die unterschiedliche Sachkenntnisse beisteuern können. Rechtsexperten, Ökonomen, Historiker, Politikwissenschaftler, Manager, Geologen und ganz normale Menschen mit guten Ideen. Ideen, die weitergesponnen, diskutiert und klug formuliert werden können.“

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Earthquake Hits Off Iceland’s Northern Coast

volcano-bold-minister_psAn earthquake measuring 3.8 on the Richter scale hit more than 80 kilometers east of the uninhabited island Kolbeinsey, which marks Iceland’s fishing limits to the north and lies 74 kilometers to the northwest of Grímsey, at 5:40 am this morning. In other news, the flooding caused by the Grímsvötn volcano in Vatnajökull is subsiding.

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First Winter Snow Falls in Reykjavík

firstsnowrvk-nov2010-07_esaThe first snow in Iceland’s capital this winter fell yesterday. The snowfall caused slippery road conditions and drivers whose cars had summer tires ran into difficulty. Approximately 30 traffic accidents had been reported to the police by 10 pm last night.

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