The Kingdom of Norway lies on the Scandinavian Peninsula and is not part of the European Union.
It shares a long eastern border with Sweden, but it is also bordered by Finland and Russia to the north-east. Norway is one of the original states of Europe and the third-oldest European kingdom formed after the English and the French monarchies. This page collates DW's latest content related to Norway.
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If you're dreaming of a white Christmas with all the trappings, few places are more Christmassy than Norway. Yet fewer and fewer Norwegians celebrate the birth of Christ or attend church on Christmas Eve. Still, there is one thing about the Protestant way of celebrating Christmas that still draws a majority of Norwegians away from their presents and pork rib dinner, as Lars Bevanger explains.