The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Ankara will 30th of January reopen at its new premises located in Yıldız Kule. During the process of moving, the services of embassy will be reduced, as follows below.

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Norgesskolen is open to children/youth from 9 to 18 years of age from all around the world. Students receive instruction in the Norwegian language, social studies and history. Norgesskolen is carried out from July 15th to August 1st 2017 in beautiful surroundings in Telemark county. The students stay in dormitories at Sagavoll school and are able to use all the facilities at the school.

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‘The bloodbath in Aleppo must stop. Reports from the UN of civilians and aid workers being summarily executed over the last 24 hours give cause for serious concern. I hope that the agreement that has apparently been reached on the evacuation of civilians and rebel fighters from eastern Aleppo will help to end the atrocities,’ said Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende.

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Minister of Foreign Affairs Børge Brende is seriously concerned about the situation in Turkey, and decided on Friday to call in Turkey’s Ambassador to Norway.

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‘I would like to congratulate this year’s Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos,’ said Prime Minister Erna Solberg.

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’Despite the financial hardship facing the Palestinian government, I welcome all constructive steps that will contribute to strengthening the Palestinian economy. Both parties have proven that through leadership and compromise, progress is achievable,’ said Norway’s Foreign Minister, Børge Brende in the meeting of the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee (AHLC).

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Photo: Torbjørn Svanevik.

In honor of Ankara Nordic Music Festival, H.E. ambassador Vegard Ellefsen invited to a reception in his home December 1. Guests of honor were Norwegian artists Pål Moddi Knutsen and Katrine Schiøtt.

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The 27th of October, Ambassador Ellefsen presented his credentials in the presidential palace.

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Norwegian Foreign Minister Børge Brende is visiting Ankara today, the 9th of September.

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‘The Government’s proposed aid budget for 2017 amounts to 1 % of Norway’s GNI and sets out a historic level of funding in many areas. The present Government has doubled support for education, increased humanitarian aid by 50 %, and increased funding for global health by NOK 600 million. We are also continuing our targeted efforts in the areas of business development, job creation, climate chang...

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Utenriksdepartementets reiseråd for Tyrkia ble endret 26 juli 2016.

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