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U.S. Ambassador’s Award 2019 Recognizes Thomas Wilhelmsen

The United States Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway, Rear Admiral Kenneth J. Braithwaite, USN (ret.), had the honor on June 20 at the U.S. Embassy’s Independence Day event of presenting Mr. Thomas Wilhelmsen, Chief Executive Officer of Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA, with the 2019 Ambassador’s Award. The U.S. Ambassador’s Award is presented annually to ...
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Embassy closed April 18-22, 2019

U.S. Embassy Oslo will be closed April 18-22, in observance of Norwegian national Easter holidays. If you are a U.S. citizen experiencing an emergency, please call: From the U.S.: 011 47 2130 8540 In Norway: 2130 8540 An Embassy duty officer will be on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week to handle emergencies. Please ...
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Messages for U.S. Citizens: Rescue operation of the cruise ship Viking Sky

Rescue operation of the cruise ship Viking Sky – U. S. Embassy Oslo, Norway –  March 24, 2019 Location: Hustadvika off the western coast of Norway Rescue Operation: The U.S Embassy is aware that Norwegian emergency rescue services are currently working to safely evacuate passengers, including U.S. citizens, from the Viking Ocean Cruises Viking Sky cruise ...
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Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day

In honor of all women and girls, the U.S. President proclaimed March 2019 to be Women’s History Month. “During Women’s History Month, we celebrate the countless women whose courage and resolve have contributed to the character and success of our Nation and the entire world.  The equal opportunity of women in every facet of daily ...
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