The injured person was immediately provided with medical care and flown to a hospital with a rescue helicopter.
The polar bear was shot dead by another employee as it attacked their colleague.
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According to Danielsen, it is unknown who shot and killed the polar bear or if the injured person is a part of the tourist group or the crew on the ship.
This is not the first time people are attacked by polar bears on Svalbard.
However, animal lovers including comedian Ricky Gervais have reacted furiously on social media after the German cruise company which organised the trip justified the decision to shoot the bear dead by describing it as "an act of self-defence".
The Associated Press reports that arctic tourism in the region has risen sharply in the last few years. His condition has not been made available, but the spokeswoman said he was "responsive".
She said all cruise ships traveling in the northern region are obliged to have polar bear guards on board. "On the contrary", the statement explains, "polar bears are only observed from aboard ships, from a safe distance".
The line goes on to say that they, "very much regret this incident" as they are "very aware of [our] responsibility when travelling in environmentally-sensitive areas and respect all nature and wildlife".
Given that the current "population status" of polar bears is listed as "vulnerable" due to their decreasing number, it is perhaps not surprising that the company has come under intense fire for how the incident played out.
The 3,000 or so polar bears living on the main island of the Svalbard archipelago outnumber humans, according to the Norwegian government.
Trump's problems go away, were to cut a deal, he would do so with an eye toward eliminating or cutting his potential punishment. You're with someone for 10 years, you don't think there's a lot?" Cohen did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
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In Iran, threats and taunts toward the United States are common and part of many events sanctioned by the Iranian government. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo had earlier accused senior Iranian leaders of resembling a "mafia more than a government".
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Anchor: North Korea appears to have begun dismantling facilities at its missile engine test site in North Pyongan Province. US officials later confirmed that the site that the USA president was referring to was Sohae.
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Underground lake with liquid salt water found on Mars
Their results suggest that a 12-mile-wide (20 kilometers) reservoir lies under ice that's about a mile (1.5 kilometers) thick. The presence of water under the Martian polar ice caps has always been suspected but not seen until now, the study said.
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Cohen, who is under federal investigation for his business dealings and involvement in payments to women on behalf of Mr. Trump, has been under enormous pressure to cooperate with federal investigators in the separate Mueller probe.
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The next close approach, meanwhile, in 2020, will be 38.6 million miles (62 million kilometers), according to NASA . Hubble, one of the largest space telescopes, captured images of dust storms on the Red Planet this summer.