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June 10, 1987 | From Staff and Wire Reports
The Pentagon has delayed awarding millions of dollars in contracts to Toshiba Corp. while Japan investigates charges that the company sold secret high-tech equipment to the Soviets for building quieter submarines, officials said Tuesday. Among the Toshiba contracts jeopardized by the action is the proposed purchase of 90,000 laptop computers for the Air Force valued at $100 million. The company, responding to U.S.
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June 14, 1994 | ERIC MALNIC, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"It's Goliath against David," Dr. Ragnar Amlie said. "The Norwegian government against little me. . . . It's an unfair fight." The battle is over a soccer field tucked away amid the rambling homes and handsome horse barns in the upscale Palos Verdes Peninsula community of Rolling Hills Estates.
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December 14, 1987 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, Times Staff Writer
Secretary of State George P. Shultz rebuked Denmark on Sunday for spending only 2% of its gross national product on defense and warned that a proposed Baltic nuclear free zone cannot protect the area from Soviet missiles. Shultz chided the Danish government in response to a question by a Danish journalist before flying on to Norway for meetings today with senior Norwegian officials.
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March 21, 1989 | From United Press International
A Marine Corps Reserve officer was ordered home from Norway and dismissed from the service for carrying out mock executions of "captured" Norwegian soldiers during a NATO exercise, officials said Monday. The Marines said the incident occurred March 12 near Bardufoss in northern Norway during a North Atlantic Treaty Organization exercise.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
June 14, 1994 | ERIC MALNIC, TIMES STAFF WRITER
"It's Goliath against David," Dr. Ragnar Amlie said. "The Norwegian government against little me. . . . It's an unfair fight." The battle is over a soccer field tucked away amid the rambling homes and handsome horse barns in the upscale Palos Verdes Peninsula community of Rolling Hills Estates.
NEWS
May 13, 1987 | From Reuters
Two hundred people protesting U.S. Defense Secretary Caspar W. Weinberger's Norwegian visit charged the American Embassy on Tuesday, smashing windows and the front door until they were repulsed by riot police. The protesters, chanting "Norway out of NATO" and "Weinberger go home," then moved to the U.S. ambassador's residence nearby, where they were again dispersed by police.
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March 21, 1989 | From United Press International
A Marine Corps Reserve officer was ordered home from Norway and dismissed from the service for carrying out mock executions of "captured" Norwegian soldiers during a NATO exercise, officials said Monday. The Marines said the incident occurred March 12 near Bardufoss in northern Norway during a North Atlantic Treaty Organization exercise.
NEWS
December 14, 1987 | NORMAN KEMPSTER, Times Staff Writer
Secretary of State George P. Shultz rebuked Denmark on Sunday for spending only 2% of its gross national product on defense and warned that a proposed Baltic nuclear free zone cannot protect the area from Soviet missiles. Shultz chided the Danish government in response to a question by a Danish journalist before flying on to Norway for meetings today with senior Norwegian officials.
BUSINESS
June 10, 1987 | From Staff and Wire Reports
The Pentagon has delayed awarding millions of dollars in contracts to Toshiba Corp. while Japan investigates charges that the company sold secret high-tech equipment to the Soviets for building quieter submarines, officials said Tuesday. Among the Toshiba contracts jeopardized by the action is the proposed purchase of 90,000 laptop computers for the Air Force valued at $100 million. The company, responding to U.S.
NEWS
May 13, 1987 | From Reuters
Two hundred people protesting U.S. Defense Secretary Caspar W. Weinberger's Norwegian visit charged the American Embassy on Tuesday, smashing windows and the front door until they were repulsed by riot police. The protesters, chanting "Norway out of NATO" and "Weinberger go home," then moved to the U.S. ambassador's residence nearby, where they were again dispersed by police.
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