Danish prime minister Mette Frederiksen (second from left) has annoyed Donald Trump by refusing to sell him Greenland. Also pictured are Norway’s prime minister Erna Solberg (left),  Iceland’s prime minister Katrin Jakobsdottir and German chancellor Angela Merkel (right). Photograph: Halldor Kolbeins / AFP

Image of the week: Nordic example Climate change was top of the agenda this week in Iceland, where various Nordic leaders plus Germany chancellor Ang(...)

Katrin Jakobsdottir, the leader of the Left-Green Movement reacts after the vote in Reykjavik, Iceland. Photograph: Geirix/Reuters

Icelanders, angry over a string of political scandals, ousted the centre-right government in an election that could pave the way for a young charismat(...)

 Katrin Jakobsdottir,  leader of the Left Green Movement, arrives  at a polling station in Reykjavik, Iceland. Photograph: Birgir Thor Hardarson/EPA

Icelanders are going to the polls for the third time in four years. The vote comes as Iceland tries to shake off the latest political crisis to hit t(...)