Norway appoints immigration hardliner Sandberg as new justice minister

The Local – Minister of fisheries and a member of the anti-immigration Progress Party (FrP) Per Sandberg is temporarily replacing Sylvi Listhaug as Norway’s Minister of Justice, Public Security and Immigration.

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Norway government may fall on minister’s no-confidence vote

PM Erna Solberg (left) may step down if Sylvi Listhaug (right) loses a confidence vote. Photo: Terje Pedersen / NTB scanpix

Norway’s right-wing government could resign this week if the justice minister loses a no-confidence vote after she triggered outrage among survivors of a 2011 gun massacre, media reported on Sunday.

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