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  • Talks on Afghanistan in Oslo

    News story Date: 21/01/2022

    Norway has invited representatives of the Taliban to Oslo on 23–25 January 2022 for meetings with the Norwegian authorities and representatives of the international community, as well as with other Afghans from a range of fields within civil society.

  • 'Unacceptable evictions in the Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood in East Jerusalem'

    News story Date: 20/01/2022

    ‘The eviction of the Salihiya family from their home in Sheikh Jarrah in occupied East Jerusalem in the early hours of Wednesday 19 January is unacceptable,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Anniken Huitfeldt.

  • Press statement on the debate on the situation in the Middle East

    News story Date: 19/01/2022

    Press Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs Anniken Huitfeldt at the Security Council stakeout on the UNSC Ministerial Debate on the situation in the Middle East, 19 January 2022.

  • Norwegian delegation in Afghanistan

    News story Date: 18/01/2022

    A Norwegian delegation is in Kabul for talks with the Taliban, the UN and representatives of Afghan civil society about the serious humanitarian situation in Afghanistan.

  • Great interest in further exploration activity on the Norwegian shelf

    Press release Date: 18/01/2022

    The Ministry of Petroleum and Energy offers 53 new production licenses on the Norwegian continental shelf in the licensing round APA 2021.

  • Changes to entry restrictions for several countries and areas

    News story Date: 14/01/2022

    The Ministry of Health and Care Services is introducing a requirement of travel quarantine for people arriving from Romania. The changes will enter into effect on Monday 17 January at 12 am. The figures show a continued rise in infections throughout Europe.

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Speeches and statements

  • Statement on the situation in the Middle East

    Speech/statement Date: 19/01/2022

    Statement by the Minister for Foreign Affairs Anniken Huitfeldt in the open debate of the Security Council on the situation in the Middle East.

  • EERA DeepWind 2022

    Speech/statement Date: 19/01/2022

    Minister of Petroleum and Energy Marte Mjøs Persen gave this digital speech to the EERA DeepWind 2022 conference in Trondheim on 19th January 2022.

  • Launch of Women Peace and Humanitarian Fund

    Speech/statement Date: 18/01/2022

    Minister of Foreign Affairs Anniken Huitfeldt's opening remarks at the launch of Women Peace and Humanitarian Fund.

  • Address at the memorial ceremony in honour of Desmond Tutu

    Speech/statement Date: 09/01/2022

    In February 1986, I attended a service at a church in Soweto, a predominantly black township outside Johannesburg in segregated South Africa. The service was led by Desmond Tutu. It was a rather different experience from my own sporadic encounters as a churchgoer in Oslo.

  • New Year Speech 2022

    Speech/statement Date: 01/01/2022

    National radio and television, 1 January 2022.

  • Northern Lights Gathering

    Speech/statement Date: 16/12/2021

    Minister of Petroleum and Energy Marte Mjøs Persen held this speech at the digital Northern Lights gathering on 16th December 2021.

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