Norway will, at least, carry NOK 1.5 billion in the suitcase to the donor conference for Syria next week.
– The importance of a broad mobilization and maximum effort from all sides, turn Foreign Minister Brende fixed before he and Prime Minister Erna Solberg are going to London next week.
Where the international community will Thursday be gathered to a donor conference for Syria and the region around the war-torn country. Norway urges all about doubling the promises made in a similar donor conference in Kuwait last year.
At that time put Norway NOK 750 million on the table.
– Norway and the co-organizer encourage all donor countries on the Syria conference to at least doubling their contribution they gave during the previous donors’ conference, writes Brende in an email.
Norway pledged NOK 750 million, and we will, at least, double this contribution at the start of this year, according to the promise will the final amount will be announced at the conference.
Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today