Speeches and articles by the prime minister Jonas Gahr Støre
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Remarks by Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre at a Press Availability at the Troll A platform17/03/2023
“It is a great pleasure for me to welcome the President of the European Commission and the Secretary General of NATO to the Troll A platform, welcoming you to Norway.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre The North Sea
Address by the Prime Minister to the Sámediggi (Sámi Parliament)09/03/2023
Mr Chair, Members of the Sámediggi. This is a momentous occasion - to be standing before you in the plenary hall of the Sámi Parliament - the Sámediggi - as Prime Minister. Thank you for this opportunity to greet the Sámediggi in plenum. As is customary, I would like to acknowledge that we are now in the traditional homeland of the Sámi people. We will conduct ourselves with consideration and respect.
No nation alone can solve a global problem by itself17/02/2023
Op-ed by Bill Gates and Jonas Gahr Støre, Le Monde (English).
Introduction and conclusion at the launch of the multi-year Nansen Support Programme for Ukraine16/02/2023
President Zelensky, President of the Storting, Ladies and gentlemen, welcome to this historic session. Mr President, it is an honour to have you with us again, on the screen here in the Norwegian parliament.
Prime Minister's speech at the Leangkollen Security Conference06/02/2023
Ladies and gentlemen, friends. We are approaching the tragic one-year milestone of Russia’s attack on Ukraine. One year of war in Europe, thousands of thousands of lives lost. One year of destruction on a scale not seen since World War II.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre Leangkongen, Asker
The Prime Minister´s address to the Storting about Ukraine02/02/2023
Mr President, we are approaching the one-year anniversary of Russia’s attack on Ukraine. A year of unrelenting war and war crimes, destruction and death on a scale that we have not seen on our continent since World War II.
Statement at a press conference with German Vise-Chancellor Robert Habeck05/01/2023
Good morning everyone, It is an honour for me to warmly welcome Germany’s Vice-Chancellor, Dr. Robert Habeck back to Norway.
New Year Speech 202301/01/2023
It is the evening of the first day of the year. Whether you have celebrated a traditional Christmas with your family, been at work or mostly spent these days on your own, I hope you had the chance to be with people you care about.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre National radio and television, 1 January 2023
Statement at the conference to support Ukraine's civilian resilience13/12/2022
President Macron, President Zelensky, Prime Minister Shmyhal, Colleagues, friends. Let me first thank the Government of France for hosting today’s Conference.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre Paris
Prime Minister’s remarks at the press conference on Monday 31 October02/11/2022
Good afternoon, We have convened this press conference because, as of tomorrow, we have decided to increase the readiness of the Norwegian Armed Forces.
Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre Address to the Storting28/10/2022
Mr President, A century ago - at the beginning of 1922 - Fridtjof Nansen made his most well-known political observation. ‘Charity is realpolitik,’ he said. He was talking about the famine that was raging during the Russian civil war, and that also had a severe impact on Ukraine. It was a profound and prescient remark. Made just after the First World War. And less than 20 years after Norway had become an independent country.
Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre`s statement at the European Political Community meeting in Prague06/10/2022
Prime Minister Fiala, President Zelensky, colleagues and friends. It is great to be here in Prague. In this extraordinary building. In this beautiful city. To meet with friends and allies. To come together at a time of great difficulty for our continent and for our countries.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre European Political Community meeting in Prague
Statement by the Prime Minister at a press conference about gas leaks in The Baltic Sea and the war in Ukraine02/10/2022
Today the war in Ukraine has become even more serious. A few hours ago, President Putin announced that Russa has annexed four regions of Ukraine as Russian territory. The annexation of the Donetsk, Kherson, Luhansk and Zaporizhzhia regions has no legitimacy.
Statement by Prime Minister Støre at a press conference about the gas leak in the Baltic Sea28/09/2022
On Monday, significant damage was discovered on the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines that go from Russia to Europe. The information we have received has reinforced suspicions that the damage is the result of a deliberate act of sabotage.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre Office of the Prime Minister
Norway's statement at the United Nations General Assembly22/09/2022
President, Secretary General, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen. We live in challenging times. As a global community we face dire consequences from war, climate change, the pandemic, food insecurity and inequality.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre New York, USA
Statement at the United Nations Security Council meeting on Ukraine22/09/2022
President, Secretary-General and Prosecutor Karim Khan, thank you for your briefings.
By Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre New York, USA
Prime minister Støre's speech at ONS 202229/08/2022
Norway will remain a stable, predictable, and not least, a trustworthy European energy partner.
Remarks of Prime Minster Jonas Gahr Støre regarding shooting in Oslo25/06/2022
Today we intended to celebrate love. We would colour the streets the colours of the rainbow. We would display our fellowship and our freedom. Instead, we are filled with sorrow. Once again, Norway has been subjected to a brutal attack against innocent people.
Prime Minister's statement at a digital Major Economies Forum on Energy and Climate-meeting17/06/2022
Mr. President, Excellencies, our agreement in Glasgow was clear: We must urgently strengthen efforts to stay below 1.5 degrees. We must revisit our NDCs and strengthen them if they are not aligned with the Paris Agreement. We must increase adaptation and climate finance.
Prime Minister’s statement at the press conference on Sweden’s and Finland’s applications for NATO membership19/05/2022
Welcome everyone. This is a historic day for Sweden and Finland, and for the Nordic region and Norway as well. It has now been confirmed that both Sweden and Finland have decided to apply for membership of NATO.