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Little Moscow: Norðfjörður

Welcome to Norðfjörður. This beautiful fjord is home to 1,469 people, but its history differs from many of the small towns that dot the fjords of Iceland. For 50-odd years, socialists controlled the town of Neskaupstaður in Norðfjörður. Or, as some would call it – Little Moscow. Today, signs of the townspeople’s leftist ways might seem like they have been methodically removed. But, if you look closely, they’re hidden in plain sight.

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Icelandic Captain Arrested in Namibia

Icelandic captain Arngrímur Brynjólfsson, who worked for fishing company Samherji for many years, was arrested in Namibia earlier this week on the charge that he

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