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U.S. Embassy Congratulates Norway on United Nations Security Council Seat
January 1, 2020

OSLO – The United States warmly congratulates Norway on its election as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council for 2021-22.

The election of Norway to the Security Council reflects the international community’s recognition of Norway’s strong commitment to global peace, prosperity, and security.

The United States welcomes the opportunity to continue our close cooperation with Norway in the Security Council on a wide range of important issues where our two nations have deeply shared interests.

The election of Norway to the Security Council presents opportunities for expanding our close cooperation in furthering international peace and security, and upholding our shared commitments to the promotion of human rights, justice, and social progress.