Is Norway safe? TERROR warning issued to British holidaymakers by Foreign Office

Perched on the planes of Scandinavia, Norway has long lured British tourists with its breathtaking landscape, fresh air and attractive sovereignty. 

Norway was named the seventh safest country in the world by the World Economic Forum (WEF) as recently as April, but this tide may be changing. 

The UK’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has upgraded its travel advice to British tourists visiting the nation. 

Once spared from the threat of terror, Norway has now joined a host of other European countries in the “likely” category.

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Norway terror travel adviceGETTYNorway travel advice - the FCO has issued a terror warning to British holidaymakers

Terrorists are likely to try to carry out attacks in Norway

Foreign and Commonwealth Office

The FCO said: “Terrorists are likely to try to carry out attacks in Norway. 

“Attacks could be indiscriminate, including in places visited by foreigners.

“There’s a heightened threat of terrorist attack globally against UK interests and British nationals from groups or individuals motivated by the conflict in Iraq and Syria. 

“You should be vigilant at this time.”

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