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Fresh fish in Tálknafjörður.

Is this the best fishmongers in Iceland?

Fresh fish for sale, reads the hand-written poster in remote Tálknafjörður in the West Fjords of Iceland. It's a sign for a self-service fishmongers where you simply just take your fish and leave money in a jar. The owners simply place good faith in their customers.

Fresh fish in Tálknafjörður.

Is this the best fishmongers in Iceland?

Fresh fish for sale, reads the hand-written poster in remote Tálknafjörður in the West Fjords of Iceland. It's a sign for a self-service fishmongers where you simply just take your fish and leave money in a jar. The owners simply place good faith in their customers.

The first clue in the case of missing Birna Brjánsdóttir was the red Ria Kio, which appeared on security cameras at Hafnarfjörður harbour where Greenlandic vessel, the Polar Nanoq was docked.

Murder trial: Birna's blood was all over the vehicle

Puddles of blood were found in the back seat of the red Kia Rio car which was rented by Thomas Møller Ol­sen and Ni­kolaj Wil­helm Her­luf Olsen, the vehicle which Birna entered into on Laugavegur on the night of January 14th. Police testify that there was so much blood that it was visible straight away inside the vehicle when the found it.

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Olsen says it's impossible that he hurt Birna in any way

When Thomas Møller Olsen was cross examined by his defandant just before noon he says that he did not hurt Birna Brjánsdóttir.

The hearing took place this morning at the Reykjanes district court.

Birna murder trial: "Suddenly this girl entered the car"

Thomas Møller Olsen, accused of murdering Birna Brjánsdóttir, has just made his testimony at the Reykjanes district court and his story has completely changed.

Thomas Møller Olsen at court this morning.

Main hearing in Birna murder case begins

The main hearing in the case against Thomas Møller Olsen, accused of murdering Birna Brjánsdóttitr in January and dumping her body in the ocean began this morning at 9.15.

The damages in Keflavik Airport.

A car crashed into Keflavik Airport's arrivals hall

A man crashed a car into Keflavik Airport’s arrivals hall at 6 p.m. today. Sources say police followed the man into the airport and arrested him.

Search for gunman continues

A gunman who threatened passengers in a car outside a restaurant in Hafnarfjörður Friday night remains to be found.

Robert Spencer.

„Counter-Jihad“ speaker's ethics suit dismissed

Robert Spencer’s suit against The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service, Rúv, has been dismissed by the Icelandic Journalists’ Association’s ethics committee as the deadline for complaint had run out when the suit was filed.

Höfði. The monument would be placed near the ocean on the other side of the building.

Americans want a memorial in Iceland

The American Battle Monument Commission has sought permission to build a monument to World War II in Reykjavik.

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