Solberg to meet Putin in St. Petersburg on April 9th

Prime Minister Erna Solberg.Photo/ NTB scanpix

Prime Minister Erna Solberg of Høyre (H) will meet Russia’s President, Vladimir Putin, in St. Petersburg on April 9th.

The meeting takes place under the auspices of Russia’s international Arctic forum, “Arctic Territory of Dialogue”, which is held in St. Petersburg.

According to the Prime Minister’s Office (SMK), as part of the program, Solberg will, among other things, participate in a high-level panel together with President Putin and other heads of state and government, including from other Nordic countries.

SMK confirmed that a bilateral meeting between Prime Minister Solberg and President Putin will also take place during the Forum. Foreign Minister, Ine Eriksen Søreide (H), will participate in the forum with her own professional and bilateral program.

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