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NEWS FROM NORWAY In February, Petter Olsen announced that he is selling his copy of Edvard Munch’s famous painting “Scream”. It will be auctioned off at Sotheby’s in New York in May. The price is expected to be at least NOK 450 million ($80 million)! The painting is the only piece in the “Scream” collection that is not owned by a Norwegian museum.

Galbraith, Envoy Who Advised Kurds, Gets Millions in Oil Deal

A British court has awarded between $55 million and $75 million to Peter W. Galbraith, the former United States diplomat who advised the Kurds during the negotiations on Iraq’s Constitution, and a Yemeni investor for their stake in a widely criticized oil deal involving Iraq’s rich northern fields. Read more CompleteGalbraith, Envoy Who Advised Kurds, Gets Millions in Oil Deal