Protest planned in front of the Russian embassy in Oslo 

Russian Embassy in OsloPhoto: Heiko Junge / NTB

At 11 o’clock on Thursday, a demonstration will be held in front of the Russian embassy in Oslo to mark opposition to the country’s invasion of Ukraine.

The demonstration is organized by the organization SmåRådina: for democracy in Russia.

According to the organization, both Russians and Ukrainians will show up to mark their opposition to the attack.

Earlier on Thursday morning, eggs and tomatoes were thrown at the Russian embassy. Several police patrols were deployed outside the embassies.

Russia launches attack on Ukraine

In the middle of the night, around 4 AM Norwegian time, in an extraordinary television address, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that Russia was launching a military operation in Ukraine.

Putin announced the attack on Ukraine during an extraordinary session of the UN Security Council.

Ukraine has closed its airspace to civilian flights. CNN journalists report explosions in Kyiv and at least six other Ukrainian cities.

Source: © NTB Scanpix / #Norway Today / #NorwayTodayNews

Do you have a news tip for Norway Today? We want to hear it. Get in touch at


Be the first to comment on "Protest planned in front of the Russian embassy in Oslo "

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.