Norway’s Jewish community is one of Europe’s smallest, numbering around 1000, and the Muslim population, which has been growing steadily through immigration, is 150,000 to 200,000. Photograph: Fredrik Varfjell/AFP Photo/Getty Images

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Immigrants outside Mosney in 2010. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

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Breivik sympathiser Varg Vikernes who has been arrested in France on suspicion of planning terrorist act

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European commissioner for economic and monetary affairs Olli Rehn from Finland.  Photograph: Yves Logghe/AP

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