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Pakistan aims to boost relations with Norway

OSLO – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Tuesday that Pakistan aimed to expand ties with Norway.    

Prime Minister expressed these views during a meeting with Norwegian Foreign Minister in Oslo.

He said, “Pakistan wants to continue cooperation with Norway in various fields,”

Further, Nawaz said Pakistan considers its relations with Norway of great importance as the two countries extend support to each other at various international fora.

The Norwegian foreign minister appreciated the PM’s commitment to education and said there were about 35,000 Pakistanis living in Norway contributing towards prosperity of the country.

Moreover, Nawaz Sharif extended condolences on the death of Norwegian Ambassador Leif H Larsen in the tragic helicopter crash in Naltar.

PM Nawaz also attended a reception hosted by the Norwegian foreign minister in the honour of visiting heads of delegations.