Donald Trump, Norwegian PM Erna Solberg speak by phone

"The two leaders discussed the strong relationship between the United States and Norway," the statement said.

By: Reuters | Published:December 2, 2016 8:35 am
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US President-elect Donald Trump spoke by telephone on Thursday with Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, who congratulated Trump on his election win, the Trump transition team said in a statement.

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“The two leaders discussed the strong relationship between the United States and Norway,” the statement said. “President-elect Trump said he looked forward to participating in alliance building forums to strengthen ties within the global community.”