Solberg opened Trygve Lie Square

Opening of Trygve Lie Plaza vid FN.New York, USA. Opening of Trygve Lie Plaza vid FN. Photo: Pontus Höök / NTB scanpix


Prime Minister Erna Solberg lead the opening of Trygve Lie’s Square by the UN building in New York , together with  Lie’s grandchildren among others .

Solberg is in the city in connection with the UN High level week, and the opening of the square by the United Nations building Sunday was the start of a hectic program over the coming days.

Lie’s grandsons Arthur and Will Zeckendorf was present at the opening of the square, which also has a new sculpture. “Bell of Peace” was designed by the Norwegian artist Lina Viste Grønli, who lives and works in Oslo and Boston.

Foreign Minister Brende also attended the opening of Lie’s Square.


Source: NTB scanpix / Norway Today