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Norway returns cultural artifacts

On June 23, Norwegian Minister of Culture Abid Q. Raja retuned more than 600 cultural heritage objects to their countries of origin at a ceremony at the Kulturhistorisk Museum in Oslo. Among the items that Norway will return is a stone axe from the United States estimated to be 6,000-9,000 years old.  The axe had ...
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U.S. Embassy Hosts Health Industry Roundtable

Last week the U.S. Commercial Service hosted a virtual roundtable discussion on how to facilitate and build a stronger health industry.  Leadership from the Norwegian Ministry of Finance, the Ministry of Trade and Industry, and the Ministry of Health and Care Services, and the U.S. Embassy joined experts from the U.S. life science sector, including ...
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Happy Juneteenth!

Happy Juneteenth!  The U.S. Embassy will be closed for routine services today in observance of the Juneteenth holiday. You can read President Biden’s remarks at the signing of the Juneteenth National Independence Day Act at  https://www.whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/speeches-remarks/2021/06/17/remarks-by-president-biden-at-signing-of-the-juneteenth-national-independence-day-act/ .
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Demonstration Alert – U. S. Embassy Norway (June 8, 2021)

Location: U.S. Embassy, Oslo Event: The Embassy has been advised of a planned demonstration by the Union of Tigrayans in Norway on Friday, June 11, during 3:00-4:00 PM, at the U.S. Embassy. The anticipated number of demonstrators is 30. Oslo Police will direct the demonstrators to a designated area away from the Embassy grounds. This designated ...
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