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New title for yet another boss: Ingvil Smines Tybring-Gjedde, longtime oil advocate, named fourth minister in two years in charge of Svalbard policy in large-scale government makeover


Svalbard got its fourth boss in two years on Tuesday and, while she appears to have little policy experience directly related to the archipelago and many are expressing frustration at the constant turnover, she’s not the lightening rod of controversy some of her predecessors who lasted mere days were.