Nine people, eight men and one woman, were arrested September 1 in a large steroids raid by police in the greater Reykjavík area.
A mural by Icelandic artist Erró, Queen of the Jungle, will be unveiled at the Sports Center in Austurberg, Breiðholt, tomorrow.
There are cases in Iceland of marriage of convenience where the immigrant spouse, most often a woman, is a victim of human trafficking.
Tomorrow night in Amsterdam, the Icelandic national men’s football team will compete against The Netherlands in qualifiers for the UEFA EURO 2016.
Foreign Minister Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson believes Icelanders can accept more than 50 refugees—the number previously agreed on by authorities. He compares recent declarations regarding the number of refugees we should accept to an auction or a pissing contest.
Ancient chessmen, unearthed in 1831 on the shore of the Isle of Lewis off the west coast of Scotland, may very well be the work of an Icelandic female carver.
Eygló Harðardóttir, minister for social affairs, says “we are one of the richest nations in the world and we can accept many more [refugees] than we have been accepting in the past."