President Abbas is visiting Norway

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.Photo (AP Photo/Nasser Nasser)

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas will visit Oslo on Wednesday and Thursday next week.

During the visit, which starts the day after the election in Israel, he will, among other things, have dinner with Foreign Minister Ine Eriksen Søreide (H), meet Prime Minister Erna Solberg (H) and have an audience with Crown Prince Haakon. In addition, he will have meetings at Parliament, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

The purpose of the visit is to discuss the situation in Palestine and measures that can improve the possibilities for a two-state solution. In addition, the situation in the wider region will also be open for discussion, according to the ministry.

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